Director's Weekly

by Abbie Campbell

The Basic Skills

you have to be able to do lighting,directing,and organization


Supervises, the work of camera,lighting, design ad sound crewmembers. Confers with technical directors ,managers ,crewmembers,and writers to discuss the play

Working Conditions And Physical Demands

You would sit most of the time. There's some walking and standing. You may have to lift and carry things like books, papers or tools weighing 10 lbs.

Work in this occupation requires being inside most of the time

Work in this occupation involves making repetitive motions more than one-third of the time

Work hours

The work hours are irregular and you would sometimes have to work overnight or overtime and you would do weekend work

Educational Requirements

People who become directors follow many paths to employment. The most important qualities employers look for are creative instincts, innate talent, and the intellectual capacity to perform. Directors need experience in the field, either as actors or in other related jobs


National annual wage - $92,220

Annual For Texas-$89,370

Hourly For Texas-$42.97


Its stable with not very many job openings