Supporters and Sponsors
The Group has no financial income other than from its members, so we are extremely grateful to the many companies who regularly offer us sponsorship or support in some way - either through donations towards our conference, newsletter or website, or 'in kind' support such as workshops and training. If your company would like to support the Group (and appear on this page), please get in touch with the Group Administrator for further details.
Below are those companies who have supported the Group recently.
Please mention STSG when contacting these companies. Please note that we do not necessarily recommend or endorse those featured here.
Conference Major Sponsor 2010-2013
White Light run master-class/workshops designed for pupils and teachers, as well as being one of the leading lighting hire and sales companies.
Website Major Sponsor 2012/13, Conference Sponsor 2012-2013
Charcoalblue is the most exciting and innovative theatre consultancy in the UK. Founded in 2004, we have swiftly grown and are now the theatre consultants of choice for many of Britain's leading architects and theatre companies. Our unique collaborative approach and relentless attention to detail has won us awards, enthusiastic reviews from the theatrical and architectural press and, most importantly, praise from our theatres' performers, technicians and audiences.
Conference Sponsor 2012-2013
Stage Electrics has over 30 years experience in supplying and installing technical theatre and performance equipment to the education sector. Working at the highest level within the entertainment industry using the latest technologies, Stage Electrics has a proven track record of working on many successful new builds, refreshments and relocation projects. Stage Electrics services include lighting, sound, audio visual, rigging, staging, curtains, training, testing and maintenance.
AC Entertainment Technologies
Website Major Sponsor 2011, Conference Sponsor 2008-2013
AC-ET supplies a huge selection of lighting, audio, rigging and staging products for the theatre and education markets. We offer a large on-the-shelf inventory of products, accessories and consumables at competitive prices, and an in-house custom cable and scroll manufacturing service. Popular theatre brands include Chroma-Q, ETC, JBL, Martin, Robe, Selecon, Sennheiser, Spotlight, Strand, Tascam, Yamaha and Zero 88, to name a few. We also offer a choice of lighting and audio drama kits geared to suit different budgets and venue sizes. Our sister company, AC Special Projects, provides complete turnkey solutions ranging from system design through to installation.
Essential Stage Supplies
Website Sponsor (Oct 2012)
We supply everything needed for theatre, the everyday essentials and more. We are a distributor and/or authorised retailer for most of the major manufacturers so can provide everything from Batteries and Gaffa Tape to Lighting Equipment, Ladders, Paint, Rigging, Tools and Books. We are competitively priced and offer the same good service and prices to all customers, large or small. Feel free to contact us anytime for advice or a quote. School accounts are welcomed.
Flints Theatrical Chandlers
Conference Supporter 2013
Established in 1981 to provide the theatre industry with a single source for specialist theatre hardware and paints. Flints are the major retailer of theatrical goods in the UK, our buying power allows us to pass on excellent value to our customers and our years of experience ensure that the products we stock are perfectly suited to the industry.