Brianna Unger is a technical theatre artist who specializes in Stage Management, Assistant Stage Management, and Production Management. Originally from Ajax, Ontario, her passion for management was formed and strengthened in community theatre and through her work at summer camps. Brianna is an alumnus of McMaster University, where she worked as a theatre technician while earning an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Theatre & Film and Sociology. She is passionate about musical theatre, interdisciplinary work, and the art of managing a team to share and create moving and diverse stories.
During her time at the National Theatre School, Brianna has focused on developing her skills as a manager and theatre practitioner. She would like to thank her NTS mentors, Andrea Lundy, Maria Popoff, Jason Hand, Michelle Ramsay, and Daniel Bennett for the years of collaboration and support.
Stage Management: New Words Festival (NTS), Women and Servants (McMaster Fall Major), Pippin (McMaster Musical Theatre). Assistant Stage Management: Serious Money (NTS), Sweeney Todd (McMaster Musical Theatre), Theatre Ontario Festival 2015. Production Management: Indecent (NTS). Technical Direction: to those who wait in fear (NTS).
Related Skills and Certificates: Standard First Aid + CPR/AED Training, Working at Heights, Ontario G driver’s licence. Proficient in computer programs, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Vectorworks, AutoCAD, QLab, and ETC Programming. Over 10 year’s of experience working with children.