Although we have reached the formal end of this book, we have seen numerous times within these pages that there is no such thing as too much information. This appendix has been created to provide you with an expanded look at several aspects of the SM world. These include a more detailed picture of Actors’ Equity Association, a list of the items that can be found in a stage manager’s kit, a set of emergency announcements to use in the event you need to stop a performance, even more paperwork, and collections of online resources and books to read.


Actors’ Equity Association is the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States. First formed in 1913, AEA represents these artists through a ...

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