Management

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Management

DLAP offers bespoke general management services to a variety of productions including West End musicals and plays, large and mid-scale touring productions and more alternative live formats, such as immersive productions. DLAP ensures that all productions are realised within budget and adhere to deadlines and deals.

General Management services include:

  • Financial management and planning
  • Budgeting and sales forecasts
  • Organising production, technical and creative meetings
  • Creation and management of workshops and rehearsed readings
  • Contract negotiation and delivery (rights, creatives, cast, crew, third parties)
  • Artist deals and agent negotiation
  • Expert advice on actors, musicians and technical union rates and contractual stipulations
  • Co-ordination and management of casting and auditions
  • Supervision and management of physical production work, including set design and construction, costumes, props and wigs
  • Negotiating and contracting orchestral fixers and musicians
  • Marketing and press campaign management
  • Travel and accommodation booking
  • Negotiation and procurement of rental deals (lighting, sound, AV) and haulage
  • Organising transportation of equipment and goods to and from stores, rehearsals and venues
  • Set storage services
  • Rehearsal schedules and co-ordination
  • HR and Disciplinary proceedings when required
  • Press night/opening night co-ordination and management
  • Advice on and procurement of insurance policies
  • Company setup and corporate structuring advice
  • Day-to-day running of productions including constant supervision and problem solving
  • Expert advice on venue settlements and negotiation with venue managers
  • Theatre Tax Relief claims
  • Management of production merchandising
  • Problem solving and meeting exigencies of productions