About Benjamin Thompson
Benjamin Thompson is an experienced theatre technician currently working at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City. He has been working in the theatre industry for over 20 years and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience. He has had many roles within the theatre, starting out as an assistant sound engineer before eventually settling into his current position as a head technician.
Benjamin started his career at a local theatre in upstate New York, quickly learning all aspects of the technical side of theatre operations. As he progressed through his career, he moved to larger theatres around the country, always looking to learn new skills and techniques. Eventually he reached Broadway, where he now works with some of the most talented actors and directors in the world.
Benjamin’s role at the Broadhurst Theatre involves overseeing all technical aspects of each production from start to finish. He is responsible for setting up lighting equipment, sound systems and any other special effects that are needed for a particular show. His job also includes trouble-shooting any technical problems that may arise during a performance or rehearsal session and ensuring that everything runs smoothly on opening night.
In addition to his work on Broadway, Benjamin enjoys teaching others about stage technology by offering workshops and seminars. He has traveled to many different countries, teaching stage technicians the latest advancements in lighting and sound design.
Benjamin Thompson is a passionate and dedicated technician who has made a name for himself within the theatre industry. He is an example of how hard work and dedication can lead to success, no matter where you come from.