We are the Association of British Theatre Technicians, a membership organisation with backstage and theatre buildings at its heart.

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The ABTT continues to be the best place for theatre related training, advice and safety information. Join the ABTT and get informed and get connected.

We are the membership organisation, setting and upholding standards in technical excellence, safety and compliance for live performance.

We provide:
– A technical helpline for your technical queries.
– Ongoing training for your professional development.
– Guidance on the design and operation of venues.
– The Code of Practice for the Industry.

If you would like to discuss supporting an industry event with or for the ABTT, please do contact us at office@abtt.org.uk

ABTT Annual General Meeting and Tour at Trafalgar Theatre 21st June 2024

Friday 21st June 2024

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ABTT Annual General Meeting and Tour at Trafalgar Theatre 21st June 2024
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Latest news

ABTT honour Robin Townley with award for his outstanding achievements as CEO!

ABTT honour Robin Townley with award for his outstanding achievements as CEO!

Wed 12 Jun

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One-day CPD Course: ABTT Ropes, Knots and Splicing  (London, Fully Booked)

One-day CPD Course: ABTT Ropes, Knots and Splicing (London, Fully Booked)

Thu 20 Jun The Albany

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Latest jobs

Technical Manager-Sound Bias at The Arts Education School

Closing: Fri 12 Jul Chiswick, London

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General Manager (maternity cover) at Theatres Trust

Closing: Fri 21 Jun London/ hybrid

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ABTT is a UK centre for OISTAT, a global
network of theatre makers celebrating
design and technology in live performance.

The other OISTAT centre in the UK is

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