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2021 BFA Technical Theatre and Stage Management alumni Sophia Carolyn Wallace
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Sophia Carolyn Wallace

About Sophia

Sophia is young Sydney-based artist with a passion for working in complex teams on compelling projects. Her experience includes theatrical management and design, venue supervising, outdoor events, virtual reality, digital storytelling, and management.

Sophia over her years at NIDA found a skill and love for Production Management and worked on three productions in the role. She believes understanding is at the core of collaboration and leads her teams with care and organisation.

She has a strong passion for new technologies and innovative production methods, having written her third year Research Project on the ‘Impacts of Virtual Production for Film, Theatre and the Live Events Industry’. Sophia aims to work in the new field of virtual arts particularly in management and see their impacts across Australia.

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NIDA Productions

Assistant Stage Manager

Technical assistant and Dome Operator
Starstruck the Musical

Head Electrician
Festival of Emerging Artists 2019, ‘Amelie’, and ‘When Vampires Shop’

Technical Supervisor
Ghost Lights

Crew, Creation of Magic Trick ‘Transposition’
Aerobicide, a Killer Workout’

Stage Manager
When the Rain Stops Falling

Production Stage Manager
Festival of Emerging Artists 2020, ‘Solo’, and ‘And a Happy New Year’

Production Stage Manager
Revolt! She Said. Revolt Again!

Lighting Designer
A MidSummer Nights Dream

Other Productions

Artist Liaison
South Everleigh Summer Solstice

Creative Consultant
Google Creative Labs Sydney


Production Assistant
Sydney Festival – Sunset Piazza

Creative Secondment
Five Story House

Creative Secondment

Motion Capture Assist
New Canvas & Electric Lens Co

Management Assist
[2022] Easy Tiger

Google Create Labs Sydney