Production Assistants

Submitted by Goodman on Fri, 06/29/2018 - 2:06pm

Job Title: Production Assistants – Owen Theatre

Reports To: Stage Management                                 

Dates Required: per show starting in Fall 2018


The Goodman Theatre seeks Production Assistants to work with Equity Stage Managers for the 2018/2019 season in the Owen Theatre.  The Production Assistant will be an essential member of the Stage Management Team in rehearsals working with exciting directors, designers, and actors. Applicants should have training in stage management procedures and practices, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional.

By dedicating itself to three guiding principles—quality, diversity and community— the Goodman Theatre seeks to be the premier cultural organization in Chicago, providing productions and programs that make an essential contribution to the quality of life in our city.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Stage Manager in pre-production and daily setup of rehearsal and support as necessary to ensure rehearsals run smoothly
  • Maintain up-to-date paperwork and Assist Stage Manager with preparation of rehearsal notes and reports
  • Work as an integral part of the stage management team and serve as liaison between SM/designers and Goodman Theatre production staff
  • Attend weekly production meetings and report on the status of the show to Goodman Theatre production staff

This is an hourly position.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

NO CALLS PLEASE - Please indicate in the cover letter how you heard about this position. 

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