The School Theatre Support Group (STSG) supports staff working in schools and colleges, offering a community to this specialist yet important market. Our members are responsible for many professionally equipped small theatres, as well as training and encouraging the next generation of theatre practitioners.

Join us to find out about our conference and the STSG Performance Support Award. Plus we will be chatting about technical production and venue management issues in school venues.


Jennifer Lewington-Chislett – Performing Arts Technician at Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School in Marlow.

Christopher Stone – Theatre Technical Manager at Mulberry Schools Trust in London.

Peter Humphreys – Theatre Manager at Cranleigh School in Surrey

Alex Cann – ABTT Trustee-Director and board member

ABTT Seminar: School Theatre Support Group (STSG)

ABTT STSG Seminar Chat


You can find out more about the STSG here:

As a member of the ABTT, you are eligible to join the STSG for free – you simply need to let us know that you wish to join. Email us at

Launched in 2015, the Performance Support Award has been created in order to recognise and encourage the achievements of young people who want to be involved backstage outside of the classroom.

More information can be found here:

Technical standards a publication provides a set of standards for the buildings, equipment and management of premises which are primarily used for entertainment.

More information can be found here:

‘Covid 19 Guidance’ which the ABTT have collated can be found here:

The STSG’s  annual conference takes place every February at a member school. The Saturday event consists of a busy day of workshops, seminars and networking, followed by a semi-formal dinner.

More information can be found here: