Seeking Local Stage Manager for Outdoor Production

 

Seeking Local Stage Manager for Outdoor Production

CATEGORY: Technical

Irvington Shakespeare Company
Irvington, NY 10533
US

CONTACT NAME

Irene Lazaridis

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

The Irvington Shakespeare Company is producing its inaugural outdoor production of William Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIGHT in collaboration with the Irvington Theater and with the support of the Irvington Parks & Recreations Department.

We are currently seeking a LOCAL stage manager for this production from the Irvington area and neighboring River Towns, Hudson Valley and Westchester Area. 

More Details Below:

Creative Team: Irvington Shakespeare Company (Lead Producer), Irvington Theater (Co-Producer), Kamran Saliani (Producer/Actor), Irene Lazaridis (Director)

Project Description: Set in an early 1800s New England country town (or what you will), our production of Twelfth Night aims to highlight the magical history of Irvington through a genderqueer lens. This is a world in which nothing is as it seems and love shows itself in a myriad of ways. Each character yearns to find a sense of belonging and acceptance in this magical land of Illyria. With live music performed by a Rip Van Winkle-inspired Feste and performances by a gender bending cast, this female-led production hopes to spread a message of love and inclusivity.

This is a free outdoor production with a cast of 7 actors and a limited socially-distanced audience. 

Dates:
• Rehearsals (Online & In-Person): July 12-31, 2021 (exact dates/times TBD: 5-6 days/week, weekday evenings & weekend daytimes)
• Tech: Aug 2-5, 2021 (exact dates/times TBD)
• Performances: Fri-Sun @7pm (Aug 6-8, Aug 13-15, Aug 20-22)

Locations: 
• Rehearsals: Irvington, NY (Exact Location TBD)
• Performances: The O’Hara Nature Center in Irvington Woods, NY

NOTE: Performances will take place outdoors in a public park. COVID Safety Guidelines will be adhered to for all performers and crew throughout the entire production process.

Pay: $1500 flat stipend (Non-Union)

If interested, please email us with your contact information and resume. 

DURATION

July 1, 2021 - August 23, 2021

SALARY

1500

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