Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm

Technical Theatre

Hi there! Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in the theatre? Do you want to be a part of some of the biggest events on campus? If so then come and join us!

We are a society at the University of York for anyone with an interest in stage lighting and sound, whether you have had previous experience in shows or have never even set foot in a theatre.

We hold a number tech training for anyone who wants to get started, and we provide opportunities to get involved in a wide range of events including shows from The Gilbert and Sulivan Society, CHMS, and others, in venues such as Central Hall and the Dixon Studio.

For more information, visit our website at yorktechsoc.org, or check out our Facebook page. Once you have become a member, please also join our Facebook Group to get updates on tech training sessions and to sign up for opportunities to get involved in shows.

For equipment hire, please visit our hires page.

Contact Info:

Chair - Adam Kirkwood

Secretary - James Huntington

Please contact us using the Google Form provided.


Meeting Days, Times and Venue

Our first training session will be in Central Hall on Monday 1st October (Week 2) from 18:30-20:30. Here you can try out the brand new lighting and sound systems including their Gio@5 lighting board, and speak to us about how you can get involved in shows across the university.

Further sessions and opportunities will be announced on our Facebook group.


Committee info

Chair - Adam Kirkwood

Secretary - James Huntington

Treasurer - Evangeline Wright

Health, Safety and Equipment Officer - Jake Hotchin

Productions Manager - Celine Yu

Web, Publicity and Social Officer - Becca Nicholson


You can join this student group by buying one of the memberships below:

Annual Membership - £6.00

Annual Membership