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:
7/30/2012
Company:
Acting Conservatory

Address:

New York, NY 10027
US
Contact:

anon-045824-1343236856@anon.playbill.com

Technical Design Assistant (Assistant Technical Director)

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts College of Fine and Applied Arts University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a Technical Design Assistant to participate in scenic fabrication, installation, and dismantling for resident productions, to oversee students in the shop, to participate in maintenance and training, and to teach introductory technology courses. This is a full-time, twelve-month position. Preferred start date is August 16, 2012. Please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu to view the complete position announcement and application instructions. All requested information must be included with your application profile by July 23, 2012 to receive full consideration. Questions can be directed to Elina Kotlyar (kotlyar2@illinois.edu), Chair of the Search Committee. The U of I is an AA-EOE www.inclusiveillinois.edu.

 

Job Start Date:
7/6/2012
Job End Date:
7/23/2012
Salary:
commensurate
Company:
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Address:

Urbana, IL 61801
US
Contact:

kotlyar2@illinois.edu

Online Account Executive – SpotCo

SpotCo seeks an energetic, detail oriented person to join our Account Services department as an Online Account Executive.

This position will focus heavily on account planning/ coordinating and presenting to large groups. We are seeking someone with strong presentation skills and comfortable speaking publicly. This candidate should be highly organized with the ability to troubleshoot in a high-stress and fast-paced environment.

Job responsibilities include:

• Work closely with 10+ clients to organize and streamline interactive information flow within the agency.

• Present online updates in large weekly client meetings. ie. Social initiatives, website and banner development and media campaigns.

• Compile internal and external comments for all online initiatives and implement changes on tight deadlines.

• Work closely with online marketing department to coordinate and implement social marketing campaigns.

• Oversee the production of large institutional theatre site, acting as the liaison between the client and internal development department.

• Evaluate and report online media performance and social marketing updates regularly.

Requirements:

• Three plus years working in the performing arts with online media experience.
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Keynote
• Interest in / knowledge of NY theater

Company:
SpotCo

Address:

New York, NY 10018
US
Contact:

anon-045487-1341591022@anon.playbill.com

Theatrical Internships – Jujamcyn Theaters

Jujamcyn Theaters is recognized as a theatrical innovator, championing shows that push the boundaries of Broadway and create new experiences for audiences. The company owns and operates five Broadway theatres including the St. James, Al Hirschfeld, August Wilson, Eugene O’Neill, and Walter Kerr. In addition to its core theatre business, Jujamcyn operates Givenik.com and Red Awning.

We seek responsible, motivated individuals interested in developing hands-on skills in the commercial theatre industry. Interns will experience the day-to-day operations of a Broadway theatre-owner, gain an insider’s perspective to the business and have direct contact with professionals from all levels of theatre management.

Internships are provided in one of five departmental areas of focus: Theatre Operations, Executive, Building Operations, Accounting, Givenik/Marketing. Each intern is designated a departmental supervisor who will provide direction, guidance and feedback and will be available to discuss career interests and options.

For more details including how to apply please visit us at www.Jujamcyn.com

 

Job Start Date:
9/10/2012
Job End Date:
12/28/2012
Salary:
$8/hr
Company:
Jujamcyn Theaters

Address:

New York, NY 10036
US
Contact:

anon-045472-1341515270@anon.playbill.com

Spotlight Operators – Some Experience Preferred

Seeking spotlight operators for NYMF show “Flambe Dreams.”

Hours needed:

Sun, 7/8 – 12pm to 4pm
Mon, 7/9 – 8am to 10pm (2 meal breaks)
Thu, 7/12 – 6:30pm to 10pm
Sat, 7/14 – 2:30 to 6pm, 6:30pm to 10pm
Tue, 7/14 – 2:30 to 6pm, 6:30 to 10pm

 

Job Start Date:
7/8/2012
Job End Date:
7/17/2012
Union Information:
n/a
Salary:
$50/show
Company:
NYMF

Address:

Astoria, NY 11106
US
Contact:

anon-045316-1340823393@anon.playbill.com

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