"It’s great to think there’s so many different jobs to do in theatre, and whatever your route, you can end up doing it.”
My West End is a unique eight-part series created in partnership with Official London Theatre which shines a light on the backstage practitioners who work on some of the UK’s biggest shows. These exclusive videos reveal a whole world of possibilities for young people to be part of the next generation of technical, production and venue teams.
In this episode, Operations Director John Hindley provides an exclusive insight into working behind the scenes of the Dominion Theatre as they prepare to showcase the musical Bat Out of Hell. Hindley introduces the key aspects of his role, from HR to organising Front of House, and highlights the skills needed to pursue a career in management and customer service.