The Public Theater- Assistant Audio Supervisor

WHO:  The Public Theatre

POSITION: Assistant Audio Supervisor

DESCRIPTION: The Public Theater seeks dynamic individual for the position of Assistant Audio Supervisor. Under the direction of the Audio Supervisor and within broad theater policy, the Assistant Audio Supervisor is responsible for executing the duties and responsibilities of the sound department. Responsibilities include coordinating with the designer to hang, focus and troubleshoot audio plots; supervision of crews to hang and focus sound equipment; promoting safe and conscientious workmanship and working conditions; helping to recruit and train freelance labor; obtaining quotes for and ordering equipment and supplies; counting, cleaning, and repairing equipment.

Requirements: 3-5 years of audio experience, a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience. Proficiency in Word and Excel, working knowledge of Vectorworks a plus. Basic theater rigging. Knowledge of audio equipment and signal flow. Supervisory skills, excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, the ability to operate well under pressure in a hectic, fast-paced environment and a sense of humor are a necessity.

To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Liz Sharp, The Public Theater, HR Director, 425 Lafayette St., New York, NY 10003. EOE

Stage Manager- Vital Theatre Company

WHO: Vital Theatre Company

SEEKING: Stage Manager

RESPONSIBILITIES: Experienced Stage Manager needed for the re-mounting of Vital Theatre Company’s production of Angelina Ballerina The Very Merry Holiday Musical. Applicant MUST be available for all dates listed below.


First Rehearsal: Monday, October 15th from 10am-3pm

Rehearsal Period: Monday-Friday from 10am-3pm through November 9th

Tech Week: Monday, November 12th – Friday November 16th

Performances: Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm starting November 17th and ending January 13th with additional weekday performances at 11am and 1pm on Friday, November 23rd, Wednesday, December 5th, Monday December 24th – Thursday December 27th, Monday, December 31st and Tuesday January 1st.

PAY: There will be a $700 rehearsal stipend and a $60 per performance fee

HOW TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter and resume with interest to

Stage Manager for Musical Theatre for Children

Vital Theatre Company is looking for an experienced non-equity stage manager for their upcoming production of Fancy Nancy: The Musical

Production Dates:
8/20- Fancy Nancy First Production Meeting
8/27- Fancy Nancy First Rehearsal (Renderings to show cast and design team)
9/17-9/21- Fancy Nancy Set Build
9/24-9/28- Fancy Nancy Tech
9/29- Fancy Nancy Press Opening
10/6- Fancy Nancy Public Opening (Party)

Rehearsal Dates:
Rehearsals will run M-F 10am-3pm starting 8/27
Tech week will start 9/24 M-W 10am-3pm Th-F 10am-6pm

Performance Dates:
Saturday 29-Sep 11am & 1pm
Sunday 30-Sep 11am & 1pm
Saturday 6-Oct 11am & 1pm Opening
Sunday 7-Oct 11am & 1pm
Monday 8-Oct 11am & 1pm Columbus Day
Saturday 13-Oct 11am & 1pm
Sunday 14-Oct 11am & 1pm
Wednesday 17-Oct 11am & 1pm Non-pre K day
Saturday 20-Oct 11am & 1pm
Sunday 21-Oct 11am & 1pm
Saturday 27-Oct 11am & 1pm
Sunday 28-Oct 11am & 1pm
Saturday 3-Nov 11am & 1pm
Sunday 4-Nov 11am & 1pm
Tuesday 6-Nov 11am & 1pm Election Day
Saturday 10-Nov 11am & 1pm
Sunday 11-Nov 11am & 1pm
Monday 12-Nov 11am & 1pm Veteran’s Day

Possibility to extend show past this date.

Please contact Matt Wharton, Production Manager at to schedule an interview. We will be interviewing early next week and making a decision by the end of the week.

Job Start Date:
Job End Date:
Union Information:
Vital Theatre Company


New York, NY 10024

Box Office/Front of House Positions

Vital Theatre Company is looking to fill various part-time box office and front of house positions. The part-time staff will cover three positions within the overall venue operations: box office, house management, and merchandise sales.

The ideal candidate must have excellent phone manner and customer service, exhibit initiative, be organized and have previous front of house and/or box office experience. Previous experience working with children or with web-based ticketing services a plus.

Positions are hourly and flexible, however, candidates must be available weekend mornings/afternoons and during holidays.

Please submit resume, cover letter, and 3 references via email.

Vital Theatre Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

No phone calls please.

Job Start Date:
Vital Theatre Company


New York, NY 100124

Technical Director

This position will coordinate and facilitate a Design Team including but not limited to Director, Scenic Designer, Lighting Designer, Sound Designer, Costume Designer, Stage Manager for 8-10 shows a year. Ensure proper and clear communication through the Design Team and that all elements of production ensure an adequate return on the resources employed.
• Regularly attend production meetings and design meetings when possible.
• Create detailed production calendars for the sole use of communication with the Design Team and staff
• Create detailed budget estimates and track the purchase of all materials, submitting receipts with ledgers to the Controller in a timely fashion.
• Research and purchase all materials needed to complete all scenic, lighting and sound designs.
• Coordinate the construction and execution of all scenic, lighting and sound designs by utilizing sub-contractors as necessary or recommended.
• Ensure a consistently safe working environment for all employees and students.
• Attend all technical and dress rehearsals.
• Ensure the theaters are restored into classroom setting after each production use.
• Monitor and store cost estimates following each production to improve the efficiency of future pricing.
• Ensure a clean and prompt opening of the house each night in conjunction with the Front Desk Manager and Box Office Manager.
• Ensure technical support for special events and showcases.

Job Start Date:
Acting Conservatory


New York, NY 10027