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Spring Play Director - (posted 10/3/22 by Verona Area High School)

Verona Area School District
Verona Area High School
$2,604 stipend

This position has overall responsibility for student play production performed for students and the community in the spring.

Position to start as soon as possible. Auditions are scheduled for November 18, 2022. Rehearsals are scheduled to begin in January and the Show will run March 2-4, 2023.

Duties/Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Oversee and direct spring play. Plan effective rehearsals and performance schedules
Oversee and perform scheduling and administrative work related to rehearsals, performances, and volunteers
Manage theater budget and fundraising efforts
Work closely with the technical director and production team to create effective, appropriate, and inclusive theatre experiences for students

Additional Responsibilities include:
script consultation, audition/casting decisions, frequent communication with performers and families, manage budget (rights, tickets sales, rental of equipment, etc.), budget revenue and expense, fundraising, equipment/supplies, creative decisions, coordination with others responsible for costumes/set/technical, be certain that safety concerns are addressed and work closely with student performers.

Please apply via WECAN using this URL: https://wecan.waspa.org/Vacancy/158232

Production Manager - (posted 8/5/22 by StageQ)

Description:

The mission of the organization is to celebrate and advance queer representation through theatre written by and about LGBTQ+ persons. StageQ is a volunteer based Participating Theatre Company (PTC) at The Bartell theater in Downtown Madison. The Producing Manager will be responsible for the oversight and coordination of each production throughout the season.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Other duties may be assigned or changed at the discretion of the Board.
Attend board meetings as a non-voting contributor. (once a month)
Oversee all production aspects of the season. Including producing shows or securing producers.
Review show budgets with board treasurer and convey budgets to designers. Track show expenses.
Secure rehearsal and build space.
Directly assist on publicity and marketing campaigns by scheduling photo/video shoots, gathering bios, proofing programs, printing programs, and inviting reviewers to performances.
Work with Directors and Stage Managers on auditions and 1st rehearsals. Post and publicize audition notices.
Coordinate with directors to secure a full design team and tech team for all productions.
Manage designer access to StageQ resources and storage areas.
Organize and run production meetings.
Work with the Stage Manager to plan and convey load-in, tech, and strike schedules and expectations.
Work with Bartell staff to secure and schedule qualified house managers and ushers.
Coordinate and arrange for artist and sponsor comp tickets.
Work with directors to announce preview shows to appropriate parties.


Qualifications:

At least 21 yrs of age.
Previous production experience preferred.
Possess excellent communication and organization skills.
Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, confidentiality, interpersonal skills.
A commitment to and passion for StageQ’s mission.
Self-motivated with ability to manage multiple deadlines
Possess a Wisconsin driver license in good standing to rent moving trucks for load-in/out.

Stipend:

This position comes with a $4000 per season stipend
The stipend will be paid out at $1000 at the end of each production.


To apply, email resume, references, and cover letter to zak@stageq.com


Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical demands listed below are representative of those that should be met by the individual to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the duties and responsibilities.

While performing this job, the individual is regularly required to walk and/or stand for periods up to two or more hours. They must possess sufficient eyesight either naturally or with corrected lenses to read scripts, calendars, and schedules. They must have clear speaking ability and sufficient hearing to be able to communicate effectively. The individual may occasionally be required to climb ladders, move set pieces and perform manual labor on an as-needed basis. The individual must be able to lift and move up to 40 pounds.

Bipoc Male Actors (2) - (posted 5/2/22 by TNW Ensemble Theater)

Seeking two male BIPOC actors, ages 25-40 for a multi-disciplinary monologue project, which includes visual arts, theater, music. Actor does not need to sing or paint. Experience in non-traditional theater helpful. The piece will be performed for three days in March 2023, at the Overture Center in the Wisconsin Studio by Madison-based multi-arts professional organization, TNW Ensemble Theater. This is an engaging, exhilarating, and non-traditional theater piece, with much to offer in the way of collaborative work, intriguing perspectives on life and death, and ultimately an affirmation of truth and the human condition.

Paid position. Rehearsals begin in January 2023. Auditions in June 2022.

Please email, info@tnwensembletheater.org or call 608-244-2938; 608-770-0826.

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