Theatre Tech Resumes. What is a Resume?.
Address should be in header in upper left and phone number
What resume is this for…?
List tech work in order of importance/ impressiveness OR Date. Organize it (starting from left) Name of show, What you did (use abbreviations), Where was it (exact spots), and the date (be best if exact dates but can do spring/summer etc…)
Name is in Large font, bolded, and underlined.
List any special skills or things your proficient in.
List 3 references, with title and contact info.
List any education
Optional, but highly recommended…
Title Page Letters of Rec.
“Small Show” Programs
Show title: Usually just type the name of show, bolded/underlined, but since it was an All state show I decided to go with the logoExample of a Portfolio Page
Notice I have all my info centered on the page.
When interviewing, pick 3 shows you want them to see the most and explain those. Those should be the most important/ best shows you have been involved in up to date.
Provides a quick overview at what you have done. Don’t explain everything, just put done a few points. When you talk explain everything. :D