Lighting Director | Playbill

Lighting Director

CATEGORY: Technical

Round Room Live
Westport, CT

Job Details


Position Summary:

Round Room Live seeks a Lighting Director for a theatrical tour playing North America. This bus and truck tour plays one-nighters in theaters and arenas.

A successful candidate will have experience flying, cabling, and focusing on a fully automated lighting rig.

General Responsibilities and Details:

· Daily show load-in and load-out, including loading in the lighting rig. The rig consists of all pre-rig trusses; you will have an L2/V2 assisting.

· The show will be programmed with manual and timecode-fired cues. Must be proficient in GrandMA3, update focus position daily, and clone in local lighting fixtures when needed.

· With the carpenters, wire and set up all special effects.

· Act as the point of contact for the local riggers and oversee the show's rigging with the help of the other techs.

· Work with all other departments and crew members to load the general show items, including but not limited to the mother grid and soft goods.


· Two or more years of experience as a lighting tech/board op.

· One or more years in the touring industry.

· Must be familiar with GrandMA3.

· Must hold a current passport and have no international travel restrictions.

· Must be fully vaccinated for Covid 19, including applicable boosters.

· Outstanding judgment and ability to prioritize varying tasks.

· Ability to work independently and in a team environment and demonstrate sound judgment when es.


· Rate dependent on experience.

· Single hotel accommodations on days off.

· The company pays for all travel.

Preps begin on or around 8/28, with the tour running till 12/18. Dates are being booked for 2024.

Please email your resume with your name and Lighting Director in the subject line.


Aug 28, 2023 - Dec 18, 2023


$1,300.00 – $1,500.00 per week



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