Production Manager


Production Manager

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
Cold Spring, NY 10516


Kate Liberman

Job Details




Production Manager


Located one-hour north of Manhattan, HVSF has established a reputation for lucid, imaginative, inventive productions on the Great Lawn of historic Boscobel House and Gardens with a backdrop of vistas overlooking the Hudson River. Each year, it attracts 37,000+ from Westchester, New York City, New Jersey, and beyond. HVSF has an extensive education program, reaching over 60,000 students through in-depth programming, including a tour. HVSF is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from people of color and women. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the field are encouraged to apply.

HVSF seeks a motivated and experienced Production Manager. They will oversee all production and facilities aspects of HVSF’s operations. The PM will work with the Managing Director, Artistic Director, Finance Director, as well as designers, directors and artists to accomplish artistic and management goals while meeting production deadlines in a timely and cost-effective manner. They will be responsible for articulating, planning and overseeing the implementation of all production elements, contracting, budgeting, staffing, and tour management. The PM holds the primary responsibility for all areas of production, including but not limited to lighting/electrics, scenery and props installation, costumes, and sound.  The PM also oversees hiring of seasonal production staff as well as training and application process for the HVSF technical internship program.
The PM will report to the Managing Director and Artistic Director and supervise all seasonal production staff including Associate Production Manager, Master Electrician, House Audio Technician, Wardrobe Manager, and all production interns. Responsibilities include management of the production process for productions and tours, including pre-planning, staffing, budgeting, calendar creation, build, hang, focus, load-in, production meetings, tech, strike and post mortem. The PM provides oversight of the HVSF facilities and communication with our site partners at Boscobel House and Gardens. 

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February 19, 2018 - October 31, 2018



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