David Filshie

Production Manager

David studied technical production at the Royal Scottish Academy for Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland.

Over the past 30 years, David has been Technical Production Manager for a diverse range and scale of productions across the United Kingdom, Australia and Asia. These productions have varied from musical theatre, drama, classical and contemporary music, to events, arts festivals, opera, dance, puppetry, exhibitions and site-specific shows. 

Before coming to the UAE, David was Head of Production at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. David is now very pleased to have the opportunity to join the team at Sharjah Performing Arts Academy (SPAA) to share his professional knowledge to a new generation of production arts students in the UAE.