David Ripley

Education Sector Associate

I am Head of Technical & Production at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

I have been a Theatre Consultant working on various projects both at home and abroad. I was previously Production Manager at RCS and The Haymarket, Basingstoke and have been both a sound and lighting designer.

For the past 20 years I have also provided AutoCAD training for the performance industry as cad4theatre, I am the author of AutoCAD – A Handbook for Theatre Users and am currently working on the 5th edition.

I am the Organisational Representative on the PLASA Board.