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Responsible for anything the performer carries or handles. Responsible for buying, creating or modifying props.

The Props department makes, stores and prepares the props for the each days shoot. Works closely with the performers, the Director and the Set Decorating department on set.



Entry Level


Entry Level & In-demand

What kind of jobs are available?



What people who work in this department usually bring to the work.


  • Education in theatre design.
  • Artisanship.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Firearms safety and gun license.
  • Historical knowledge.


  • Working experience in theatre design or in props or previous work experience in the Set Decorating department.

Props Builder

Props Truck Supervisor

Assistant Property Master

Props Buyer

Property Master

Prop Person

Prop Maker Foreman

Modeler / Sculptor (Props)

Lead Props Person

Journeyman (Props)

Assistant Foreman (Props)

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