Originally created by the ABTT (Association of British Theatre Technicians) and the SMA (Stage Management Association) in 2000 and still actively promoted and supported by both organisations the PMF is now self-run. The organisation hosts regular meetings throughout the year, giving production managers a place to share knowledge and collaboratively discuss topics and challenges facing the PMF community. In 2013 lighting supplier White Light provided the PMF with this website as a gift to the organisation.
Join us on the 14th December for our second forum hosted by The Bush Theatre! RIGGING FOR PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT with Chris Higgs of UK Rigging. Christmas drinks at the bar post-forum! GUEST PANEL TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!...read more
On October 19th come and join other PMs and technicians for our Autumn social, there will be mulled cider and talk of CDM! Spice of Life Pub, Soho (next to the Palace Theatre) from 6pm - see you...read more
Join the PMF (Production Managers’ Forum) for the launch of their new website and a presentation about the future of the organisation. After a year of discussions and feedback from Production Managers all over the country and further afield, we’re injecting new life...read more
Our first Forum Event; FINANCE FOR FREELANCERS will be hosted by the Royal Central School for Speech and Drama on the 14th September at 6:30pm in the New Studio. FREE ENTRY Guest Chair: David Ripley, Head of Technical Support Departments, RCSSD Panel: Tref Davies,...read more
On the 6th June 2017 we had our launch at the ABTT conference. We had a really warm and welcoming audience to show off our new website to. Thank you all who attended, its was a very constructive session for us. We had several audience members bringing up topics which...read more
After a hiatus of a couple of years, the PMF is back and launching at ABTT this summer! We will be demonstrating our new website and explains who we are and how we, as an organisation can help you. It will be a great opportunity to meet as many of you as possible and...read more