Talks, Seminars and Interviews

Below are listed interviews, events and talks related to the Backstage Heritage Collection.
If you’re organising a talk that would be of interest to other Backstage Heritage folk, please let us know!


Lighting Designer Anne Militello (April 2018)

Talks & Seminars

October 2014bhctalkoct2014
PLASA Launch of the Backstage Heritage Collection
featuring ‘Re-discovering Lighting – Past, Present and Future’, a seminar presented by Neil Austin, Robert Bell, Rob Halliday, Jim Laws and chaired by Richard Pilbrow
March 2015bhctalksmar2015
A Short(ish) History of Computers In Lighting Control by Rob Halliday
A talk at the National Museum of Computing, Bletchley, Milton Keynes
November 2015
The White Heat of Revolution by Dorian Kelly
A talk at the Savoy Theatre, London
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Inventing The Future: The Story of the National Theatre’s Lightboard by Rob Halliday
PLASA, 18 September 2016
June 2018
Women in Production Management
Production Managers Forum, featuring Hannah Lobb, Sacha Kilroy, Jacqui Leigh.
Forum chaired by Sarah Rushton-Reed.
From the ABTT Theatre Show, June 6 2018.