Assembly Hall Theatre

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Work in our Culture Team

As part of our Culture team, we work across The Amelia, Skate, the Assembly Hall Theatre, TW Social, GO Tunbridge Wells and Circle (our membership scheme). Our aim is simple, develop and expand our audiences across our exciting culture buildings, websites and seasonal activities, aiming to engage with every resident in, and visitor to the borough.

To see a little about our Culture team please watch this video

The Culture team runs The Assembly Hall Theatre (AHT), and, is about to open a newly refurbished building 'The Amelia Scott', both in the historic Town Centre of Royal Tunbridge Wells, just 55 minutes by train from Charing Cross.

The Amelia is an integrated service, combining cultural facilities such as museum collections, exhibitions and art galleries, alongside community engagement activities, library, adult education and council services. The Amelia is due to open in April 2022 and is an important addition for community engagement.

The Assembly Hall Theatre is a 1017 seat flexible, multi-disciplinary arts venue presenting mid-scale touring work; with an ambition to produce small-scale work in the medium to long term future. The AHT is housed in a Grade II listed building, with an annual subsidy of £300-400k per annum.

Benefits of Working with Us

We offer flexible working options and there is scope for some work from home.

To find out about the generous benefits we offer as an employer, including holiday, pension, financial, wellbeing and development please click here

Equal Opportunities

Tunbridge Wells – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Safeguarding

The Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employee and volunteers to share this commitment.


Theatre Technician

The Assembly Hall Theatre is currently recruiting a Theatre Technician post to join the technical team.

We are looking for someone who is able to work calmly and effectively whilst under pressure working to time schedules, with a wide range of people, including artists and visiting production staff. You must be self motivated and able to work under minimal supervision. A ‘can do attitude’ is essential.

The Assembly Hall Theatre is a busy receiving house with over 300 productions a year ranging from Concerts, Comedy shows to pantomimes. We are now looking for a new technician, with a bias towards lighting, to join our team. The ideal person will have experience working in a similar receiving house environment with an awareness of the challenges this can present.

The successful candidate will have an understanding of theatre lighting desks with the ability to both program and operate during live performances. Have a working knowledge of both conventional and intelligent luminaires, their uses in theatre and basic maintenance of such equipment. Including an insight into dimmers and data protocol, able to understand lighting rig plans and have the ability to carry out instructions given on technical rider.

The candidate will be required to work in other technical departments including stage, flies, sound and setting of the auditorium. On occasions you will be required to act as Duty Stage Manager. It is essential that the candidate is able to work at height and using access equipment.

The post holder will be required to work evenings and weekends.

To download the job description click here and for the person specification click here.

Additional benefits for this post include 22 days annual leave (increasing to 27 days after 5 years continuous Local Government service), plus an additional day in December. Membership of the Local Government (CARE – Career Average (Revalued Earnings) Pension Scheme, as well as invaluable training opportunities for continuing professional development. You can take a look here to see more benefits we offer.

For an informal discussion regarding this role please contact Kevin Dodds, Technical Manager, on 01892 554637.

To apply via jobsgopublic click here.

START SALARY: £23,579 (increases with Contribution Based Pay Scheme - subject to scheme rules)

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 24 March 2022

INTERVIEW DATE: Wednesday 30 March - Friday 1 April 2022




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The Wizard Of Oz
July 3rd 2022
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Revival 22’
July 9th 2022
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Anton & Giovanni
July 11th 2022
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Lets Dance - Dancing through the Decades
July 12th 2022
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Housewives on Holiday
July 13th 2022
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The Scummy Mummies Show
July 15th 2022
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Bowie Experience
July 16th 2022
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Jason Manford
July 21st 2022
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The Elton John Show – A Tribute To The Rocketman
July 23rd 2022
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Le Cabaret Fantastique
July 29th 2022
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The Rod Stewart Songbook
July 30th 2022
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Roy Orbison & The Traveling Wilburys Experience
July 31st 2022
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Rapunzel
August 19th 2022
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The Quo Experience
August 26th 2022
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And Finally Phil Collins
August 27th 2022
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Supreme Queen
September 2nd 2022
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Bye Bye Baby
September 3rd 2022
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Pop Princesses
September 4th 2022
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Tim Peake: My Journey To Space
September 5th 2022
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The Simon & Garfunkel Story
September 7th 2022
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Hello Again - A Tribute to Neil Diamond
September 8th 2022
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The Diana Ross Story
September 10th 2022
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Rock of Ages
September 13th 2022
Until September 17th 2022
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A Brand New Evening with Boycott & Aggers
September 19th 2022
Until September 19th 2022
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The Drifters
September 22nd 2022
Until September 22nd 2022
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Legend - The Music of Bob Marley
September 23rd 2022
Until September 23rd 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Ministry of Science
September 24th 2022
Until September 24th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Beyond The Barricade
September 25th 2022
Until September 25th 2022
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Almost The BeeGees
September 29th 2022
Until September 29th 2022
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Calling Planet Earth
September 30th 2022
Until September 30th 2022
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Wrong Jovi
October 1st 2022
Until October 1st 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Milton Jones: Milton Impossible
October 3rd 2022
Until October 3rd 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Abbamania In Concert
October 4th 2022
Until October 4th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Sarah Millican
October 7th 2022
Until October 8th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Russell Kane Live: The Essex Variant!
October 12th 2022
Until October 12th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Fastlove
October 13th 2022
Until October 13th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Jenny Eclair: Sixty! (FFS!)
October 14th 2022
Until October 14th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
The Cavern Beatles
October 16th 2022
Until October 16th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Sixties Gold
October 18th 2022
Until October 18th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Harry Hill: Pedigree Fun!
October 22nd 2022
Until October 22nd 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
An Evening with Graham Norton
October 23rd 2022
Until October 23rd 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
ELO Again
October 27th 2022
Until October 27th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Henning Wehn
October 28th 2022
Until October 28th 2022
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The Legends of American Country
November 1st 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Jimeoin - The Craic!
November 3rd 2022
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Luther - A Luther Vandross Celebration
November 4th 2022
Until November 4th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
The World Famous Elvis Show
November 5th 2022
Until November 5th 2022
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Me and My Girl
November 15th 2022
Until November 19th 2022
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SKATE Tunbridge Wells
November 18th 2022
Until January 2nd 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Bavarian Curling
November 18th 2022
Until January 2nd 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Parent & Toddler Ice Skating
November 18th 2022
Until January 2nd 2023
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Sara Pascoe: Success Story
November 20th 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
East 17
November 23rd 2022
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Harry Hill: Pedigree Fun!
November 25th 2022
Until November 25th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
The Glenn Miller Story
November 27th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Jack and the Beanstalk
December 10th 2022
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
80s Live
January 20th 2023
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Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Trextasy
January 21st 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Magic of Motown
February 24th 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Rob Lamberti - A Celebration of George Michael
March 4th 2023
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90s Live
March 31st 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Country Superstars
April 13th 2023
Until April 13th 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Frankie - The Concert
April 14th 2023
Until April 14th 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Lost In Music - One Night At The Disco
April 15th 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Forbidden Nights
June 2nd 2023
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Crescent Rd
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The Searchers 'Thank You' Tour 2023
June 10th 2023
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Crescent Rd
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Abba The Story
June 30th 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Simon & Garfunkel Through the Years
July 1st 2023
Until July 1st 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU
Paul Young
October 21st 2023
Until October 21st 2023
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Crescent Rd
Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2LU