Being the Production Stage Manager for the “Wicked” Touring Company–David O’Brien
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: Meet David O’Brien, Production Stage Manager for “Wicked,” and learn what his job entails and what it takes to bring a touring company into town and perform at the Fabulous Fox Theater in St. Louis.

Type of Video: Story*
Unique Video ID: DTheatre-190**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video in a career exploration unit or theatre unit to have students view the video to learn what a stage manager does.


*Story videos employ a narrative form to highlight a topic, location, or practitioner in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.