Jonathan Church Productions has extensive experience in General Management services in London's West End, across the UK and internationally.
Our services include:
Budget preparation including recoupment schedules; preparation of
accounts and a cash flow, regular financial reporting; post production
financial reporting and alongside the accountant, working to submit
a TTR claim. Infrastructure to operate payroll.
Acting as consultants in the creative process and advising on
key creative personnel if and when required.
Negotiate and draw up contracts for creative team personnel,
actors, stage management and production staff within the agreed
budget; advising on key production personnel. We have strong
existing relationships with specialist legal advisers.
Pre-Production Management and Administration
Working with the Producers and the Production Manager to draw up
production, rehearsal and technical schedules and design deadlines.
Organising rehearsal rooms; audition spaces; ensuring that the creative
team have everything that they require prior to and during rehearsals.
Press, Marketing and Ticketing
Attending meetings where necessary and working with the Producers
to draw up a marketing/press campaign; monitoring spend; ensuring
that the budget is effectively spent; providing requested documentation
for the chosen marketing and press agencies; being the point
of contact for day to day marketing administration; supporting and
advising as requested on ticket pricing strategy; undertaking regular
Press Night / Tickets
Organising and delivering Press Night and all ticket requests on behalf
of the Producers; coordinating tickets for SOLT members in relation to
Olivier nominations. Managing house seat requests throughout a West End run.
Ensuring the ongoing support of the production team and actors
during the run of the show; making regular contact with the stage
management team to ensure that the show is running smoothly;
dealing with daily issues as they arise including sickness and other
absences, disciplinary and grievance issues; issues relating to unions.
Drawing up investment documents; managing investment and investors
on behalf of the Producers. Providing Producers with information to
allow regular updates to the Investors.
Advising on potential territories for future presentation; drawing up
budgets for international / UK touring as required; negotiating deals
as appropriate; managing the tours accordingly (including visas,
To discuss our General Management services please contact Hope Ward-Brown