The SMA works for stage managers and stage management in UK.
All types of performances need creative stage management. We support, develop, represent and promote the work of members in the profession - supporting excellence in performance
SMA Members say...
"Once again I thank you for all your help resolving my contract issue. I will not hesitate to contact the SMA again if I need assistance in the future and recommend allmembers to do the same"
"....you guys are endlessly helpful and supportive. Thank you!"
"A huge thank you for visiting the school, the students thought you were lovely : ) It was great for the school and course to have your support; we're chuffed we are now members of SMA!"
"Thank you so much for your response and advice - really really useful!"
"I've just finished reading the latest Cueline and it really feels like the gold standard of backstage reporting - funny, diverse, well-written, interesting. It's brilliant!"
"I must say as a credit to the SMA, reading backdated issues of Cueline is super interesting and informative, really glad I became a member!"
"You're an inspiration to us all!"
"Thanks for being such a wonderful source of information, you are amazing!"
"SMA training is the best...."
"@SMAssoc : took this SMA Cueing to Music course a few years ago, now DSM (Mat Cover) for English National Ballet. Great introduction to score reading!"
"Just opened my 3rd opera as DSM after taking the@SMAssoc ''Cueing to Music' course. Highly recommend it to all ASM"
"Thanks for making sure I was included in Freelist this month - it was great as it lead to enquiries and at least one interview please could you take me off the list as I have now accepted a job. It’s things like that which as a freelancer really make you feel supported by the SMA."
"Thanks so much for helping me to join the SMA. After being on the free list for a couple of days I was kicking myself for not joining sooner…"
"thanks to the fantastic Freelist I am now booked up with excellent work until December 1st"
"The phone did not stop ringing for about a week with job offers and interviews"
"..love the Freelist"
"AMAZING and life-changing service: I've been overwhelmed by the response I've had from being on the Freelist. Thank you so much for providing this"