John Gunning

Course Information

Course Name:

Professional Diploma in Stage Management and Technical Theatre

Year of Graduation:


Productions at The Lir Academy

Troilus and CressidaScenic ConstructionNona Shepphard
O Go My ManChief LXTom Creed

Special Skills

Programming for Eos consoles (Element and Ion), Qlab, AutoCad 2010 drafting, First Aid (general and CPR), Scenic construction and Event Stage Management (Live music).

Previous Experience

Member and technician with Dublin Youth Theatre (2008-2013)
Volunteer Venue Technician for Galway Fringe Festival (2013)
Lighting Designer for Theatre? I Hardly Know Her (Smock Alley, 2014)
Production Designer for Sex, Drugs and Tinned Ravioli (Theatre Upstairs, 2014)
Operator/ASM: Boys&Girls (DFF, 2013), History (Project, 2013), Bernarda’s House (TDF 2014), Advocacy (TDF 2014)


Spoken word, cycling, music composition.