Joe Keat

Senior Technician Walt Disney Theatre

  • Responsible for overseeing all technical operations in the theatre including audio, lighting, video, automation, rigging, pyrotechnics & special effects. 
  • Responsible for ensuring all 4 Broadway-Style production shows were safely and efficiently rigged and de-rigged. Shows include Disneys Frozen, Dreams, Golden Mickeys & WAVS. 
  • Administration of Tech teams personnel files including professional development, review, training & payroll. This includes ensuring the team gets paid as per the hours worked and is compliant with the Maritime Labour Convention standards of work and living. 
  • Responsible for the overall safety of the theatre, equipment, team and day to day maintenance schedule including creating and updating risk assessments.
  • Maintaining a close working relationship with the Technical Production Manager and Cruise Director to ensure a smooth workflow is adhered to on a cruise by cruise basis and any issues are addressed in a timely manner.
  • Oversee the shows and produce detailed show reports, purchasing orders, automation checks and when required, show design paperwork. 

Team Overview

Shows & Projects

  • Disney Cruise Line

  • November 1, 2017

  • Welcome Aboard Variety Show
  • The Golden Mickeys
  • Disney's Frozen, A Musical Spectacular
  • Disney Dreams, An Enchanted Classic
  • Various Variety Acts
  • Broadway Performers