Overworked Staff and Performing Arts: Let’s Not Pretend We’re Okay

Perhaps you’ve witnessed this scene:A person on a production team is huddled in an out of the way corner of a theater or a concert hall. Maybe, if they’re lucky, they are inside their own office, or more likely, they’ve simply found a spot where no one seems to be congregated for the moment, and where they will be less visible than in the main performance space.