Oklahoma City Repertory Theater
Oklahoma City , OK 73102
Founded in 2001, OKC Rep is a leading professional theater in the Oklahoma City region. The organization is entering its next chapter of growth to become an even stronger civic institution for the Oklahoma City community, and to join the national conversation among professional theater institutions. After a national search, the newly appointed Artistic Director and newly repopulated and re-energized Board of Directors is invested in shaping the future of OKC Rep.
The newly created Production Manager position will work with the Artistic Director to oversee creative teams and all aspects of the production process. The ideal hire is a flexible problem-solver who is willing to brainstorm creative strategies and solutions for theatrical productions. This is a strong position for a production/technically minded person who is excited to think outside the box with the newly appointed Artistic Director, artists, and general manager.
OKC Rep is dedicated to an innovative, professional, equitable, inclusive, and collaborative environment for the theater-making process. To shape this culture, we aim to build a dedicated and diverse team that champions our mission and values. The Production Manager (PM) will be instrumental in this development, especially in collaborations with artists, and setting standards of practice for production meetings and technical rehearsals. This position coordinates season scheduling, manages production budgets, contracts design team and crew, and is the principal liaison with venues in Oklahoma City.
Incorporated in 1890, this fast-growing city was recently named the 25th largest city in the United States. It's a growing multicultural hub with a world class art museum, ballet company and philharmonic. The state capital and its combined region includes 1.4 million citizens whose median age is just 34. Nicknamed “The Modern Frontier,” it is a young city filled with Native American and Western history and culture that is developing a new reputation for innovation and entrepreneurship.
The PM will work closely with the Artistic Director in building systems and processes for producing theater at a professional level.
The PM will:
While no single individual will possess all of the following qualifications, the successful candidate will possess many of these skills and experiences:
Requirements: (hard skills)
Compensation and Start Date: $50,000. An ideal candidate will be interested in growing with the company and the local theater community. We include a benefits package with health insurance and paid time off. Preferred start date is Sept 1st.
How to Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resumé, and three professional references. The cover letter of no more than 1 page should address how this opportunity intersects with the candidate’s professional background, goals, and what
about this opportunity is of greatest interest to them personally. Application materials should have the applicant’s name included as part of each file name and must be submitted by email to email@example.com. Please have your name and "Production Manager" in the subject line.
We request all applications to be submitted by August 10th.
OKC Rep is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and equitable environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who identify as BIPOC, queer, trans, non-binary, candidates with disabilities, or candidates who are parents, veterans, and/or immigrants are encouraged to apply.