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Ms Carly O'Neill
Creative Industries Faculty,
School of Creative Practice,
Discipline *
Film, Television and Digital Media, Performing Arts and Creative Writing
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Master of Arts (Research) (Queensland University of Technology), Bachelor of Arts (Technical Production) (Queensland University of Technology)

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Member US Institute of Theatre Technology

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Carly is the Lecturer in Stage Management within the Bachelor of Fine Arts (Technical Production) at QUT. She has over 15 years experience as a professional freelance stage manager working across most live performance genres, with particular specialisations in classical and contemporary music, and ballet and contemporary dance. Carly was the Senior Stage Manager at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre from 2004 – 2013 and Stage Manager for the Queensland Ballet from 2003 – 2008. She has extensive regional, national and international touring experience. Carly has been the lecturer in stage management at QUT since 2009 and was Technical Production coordinator from 2012 – 2014. She is currently the Study Area Coordinator for the BFA (Technical Production) and continues to freelance as a stage manager and show-caller. Her Master of Arts (Research) was an investigation into the career transition experiences of professional female stage managers in Australia.

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