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Ask a Stage Manager is the SMA's way to answer your questions about Stage Management and stage managers. Pose your question to us and we will submit it to a select panel of experienced stage managers who will provide you with their best information & advice. Once we've amassed a few Q&A's, we will start to post some of the most common ones for everyone to browse before asking a new question.

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SMA MembershipThe SMA provides tools and community no matter where you are in your career.

Events & Conferences

Special events and conferences that cover the topics, with invited industry speakers, that most interest our membership.


Access for younger members to get the advice they need from more seasoned professionals in our community.


There are a number of committees to address all the activities of the SMA, all our members are encouraged to participate.


Find out what's going on in the world of Stage Management, or how that new gizmo is being used by other SMs.


Operation Observation

Get the opportunity to watch seasoned professionals in action. Many of our members open their backstage for others to shadow.

Nights Out

Everyone needs a break from handing out their resumes, this is a good way to just chat and get to know your fellow SMs.


Let the SMA provide support for that next get together of local SMs, no matter where in the country.

Job Postings

Get the latest jobs delivered to your doorstep. We send out hundreds of job openings per year for our members.

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