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WANTED: Assistant Technical Director- Maltz Jupiter Theatre
Maltz Jupiter Theatre seeks a qualified individual to work in conjunction with the Technical Director to oversee operation of the scene shop and production of scenery for the theatre’s five-play mainstage subscription series and five children’s productions. Applicants should have demonstrated extensive experience with shop drawings proficient knowledge of AutoCAD & VectorWorks (2D and 3D drafting) required. The ATD must adhere to and enforce safe work practices in the conception, construction, and implementation of scenic designs. An advanced degree in technical theatre preferred but equivalent professional experience in this field considered.
WANTED: Stage Manager- Vital Theatre Company
Vital Theatre Company is seeking an experienced stage manager for its summer production of Angelina Ballerina, The Musical at The Theatre at St. Jeans on East 76th Street selected weekend days at 11:00 am June through August. There are also two tour dates in July. The successful candidate must have previous stage management experience, experience working with wireless mics and be available for all performances dates.
WANTED: Master Electrician- The Little Theatre On The Square
Seeking an experienced Master Electrician for the summer season at The Little Theatre On The Square in Sullivan, IL. Immediate start through August 25. Six mainstage shows and three theatre for young audience shows. Must be able to climb ladders and have experience with an ETC ion light board. Housing provided.
WANTED: Theater Board Operator- AKA Productions
Board Operator for an ETC Board, sound board and in-house projection system using a laptop with an EDMI cable connection. One-act, 35-minute play, "Big Brother, mon amour," New York Summerfest at the Hudson Guild Theater.
WANTED: Full Time Carpentry Supervisor- Blue Man Group
The New York Production of Blue Man Group is on a search to find someone to join our dynamic, creative, high-energy workplace as Carpentry Supervisor. This position requires extensive knowledge of theatrical carpentry, including outstanding troubleshooting skills with an interest in and talent for innovation, research, and development. Ideal candidates will have at least 5 years of experience in live production within the entertainment industry.
WANTED: Wardrobe and Costume Shop Manager- The Flea Theater
The award-winning Flea Theater seeks a highly motivated Wardrobe and Costume Shop Manager with broad based managerial skills. The Flea is a downtown beacon for creative artists of every discipline, and for adventurous audiences seeking bold and inventive work. Candidate must have problem-solving abilities, leadership skills and the kind of attitude necessary to enjoy working in a lively downtown atmosphere.
WANTED: Technical Director/ Master Carpenter- Camp Starlight
This person must love theatre, kids and camp. Hard work, long hours; great rewards. Live-on position where all meals and living expenses are included as part of your summer position as well as a competitive salary. Technical Director for 5 fully-staged musical productions in a well equipped summer camp theatre facility as part of the overall camp activity program for kids.
WANTED: Master Electrician- Food of Love Theatricals
Food of Love Theatricals is searching for a Master Electrician for our upcoming production of Midsummer, a Banquet. The production will be hosted in a non-theatrical space, which the team will be building out into the “theater.” We will be working with edison-run equipment and power and an ETC Element Board. The lighting will feature select theatrical fixtures with many practical fixtures and specialty items outfitted to scenic structures.
WANTED: Company Stage Manager- Aquila Theatre Company
Aquila Theatre is producing a US National Tour of Homer’s “The Odyssey” & “1984” this Fall 2019. The plays will be performed in repertory. Aquila Theatre is seeking a Company Stage Manager to be with the production from First Rehearsal through the conclusion of the Fall 2019 tour in November 2019.
WANTED: Technical Director/ Scenic Designer- The Theatre of Western Springs
The Theatre of Western Springs, Chicagoland’s leading community theatre, seeks a full-time technical director to lead and supervise all technical and design activities during our busy production and educational year. Duties include supervision and working with our 300+ volunteer members and students in all aspects of technical theatre. Strong set design, CAD and painting skills required. Experience required. Strong organization and people skills a must.
WANTED: Draper- Williamstown Theatre Festival
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Working directly with Guest Designers and Costume Shop Manager to ensure execution of all aspects of costume designs. Working with costume shop management to assign and account for all aspects of the costume design within the production line. Participation in fittings, design and shop meetings, and technical rehearsals as needed to execute costumes.
WANTED: Assistant Master Electrician- Asolo Repertory Theatre
The nationally recognized Asolo Rep (LORT B) seeks experienced Assistant Master Electrician for a salaried position to start October of 2019. Applicants should have three years of professional theatre experience, or BA and 2 years of professional experience, familiarity with the fundamentals of electricity, general computer operation. Must be able to work well under high pressure and stressful situations.
WANTED: Staff Carpenter- The Juilliard School
The Staff Carpenters construct and install scenic elements for Juilliard productions and perform required maintenance for scene shop and performance spaces as detailed by their supervisors. Bachelor’s degree in technical theater, preferred.
WANTED: Sound Board Operator- Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts
Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts is seeking an experienced sound board operator for it's summer run of 42nd Street. Must have previous experience running vocals and tracks simultaneously. Experience on Midas and Soundcraft boards a plus.
WANTED: Director of Technical Services- RWS Entertainment Group
RWS Entertainment Group is currently seeking a Director of Technical Services to join our team of world-class designers and production staff. Reporting to the Senior Director of Operations, the ideal candidate will be responsible for overseeing, educating and guiding the Technical team in supporting the in-house scenic and event designers in all technical aspects of the production process.
WANTED: Assistant to the Technical Director- CMF/Wistar Productions
Chief Responsibilities Include: Maintaining detailed inventory of all technical gear, as well as production office supplies. Arrange repairs and purchases as necessary. Attend banquets meetings as a representative of the production team. Take detailed notes and distribute. Provide backup support for Technical Director, Integrator, and/or Head of Video as needed/directed.
WANTED: Technical Director/ Facilities Manager- Civic Theatre Of Allentown
Civic Theatre of Allentown is currently seeking a highly skilled individual to serve as its Technical Director/Facilities Manager for its 2019-2020 season. The Technical Director/Facilities Manager is a mid-level position that works directly in all performance and other production-related spaces of Civic Theatre of Allentown.
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