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Chicago Children's Theatre
Chicago, IL

Expires: 03/14/19

Job Dates

Open Ended

Pay

$28k - $32k biweekly

Summary of Position

Chicago Childrens Theatre has an immediate opening for a talented, passionate, committed Theatre Manager. This core staff member will be a team member serving both the Production department + Facilities-Operations of CCT.

This is an early-career opportunity to gain exposure and skill development throughout several aspects of our progressive + visionary non-profit arts organization.


Contact

Will Bishop

Production Manager

jobs(at)chicagochildrenstheatre(dot)org

http://www.chicagochildrenstheatre.org

(773) 227-0180

Business Address

100 S Racine Ave

Chicago, IL 60607

Posted: 09/22/2018 09:00:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/22/2018 10:28 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45054

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Jason Pikscher
Chicago, IL
Production House

Expires: 12/15/18

Job Dates

12/04/18 - 05/11/19

Pay

$22 per hour

Assistant Technical Director
The Aurora Civic Center Authority (ACCA), an innovative organization located on the Fox River in the heart of historic Aurora, Illinois (one hour from downtown Chicago), is seeking an Assistant Technical Director. The organization operates three venues: the 6,000-person RiverEdge Park, the 1,888-seat landmark Paramount Theatre, and the 173-seat Copley Theatre. ...

Contact

Jason Pikscher

Technical Director

Jasonp(at)paramountarts(dot)com

(630) 235-1250

Business Address

Chicago, IL 60608

Posted: 09/20/2018 17:02:19 EST

Last Updated: 09/20/2018 21:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45131

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Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
EDUCATION

Expires: 03/20/19

Job Dates

Indefinite

Pay

17.06 - 19.34 per hour

Please apply here: https://careers.northwestern.edu/psp/hr92prod_er/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST+Action=U+SiteId=1+FOCUS=Employee+JobOpeningId=34287+PostingSeq=1

Job Summary:

The Scenic Carpenter participates in the construction and installation, integration and operations of all required scenic elements. The Carpenter supervises and instructs temporary staff, graduate assistants, work study students and student crews in the construction, building, handling, and the rigging of scenery. ...

Business Address

70 Arts Cir Dr

Evanston, IL 60208

Posted: 09/20/2018 12:49:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/20/2018 15:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45129

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Moraine Valley Fine and Performing Arts Center
Palos Hills, IL

Expires: 11/17/18

Pay

$14.00 per hour biweekly

Moraine Valley is the home of the Fine and Performing Arts Center offers an array of music, dance, theater, and art for all ages. Featuring the Dorothy Menker Theater, the John and Angeline Oremus Theater, and the Robert F. DeCaprio Art Gallery, the center opened its doors in 1994. The center prides itself as a showcase for performances, a catalyst for budding artists to practice their art, a center for academic preparation for two-year degrees and transfer programs, and a resource for all who love the arts and want to learn more.


Contact

Katie Norton

Box Office Manager

nortonk7(at)morainevalley(dot)edu

https://www.morainevalley.edu/fpac/

Business Address

9000 College Pkwy

Palos Hills, IL 60465

Posted: 09/19/2018 10:13:43 EST

Last Updated: 09/19/2018 13:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45110

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The Gift Theatre
Chicago, IL
LAST MINUTE

Expires: 03/18/19

Job Dates

September 24-December 9

Pay

$400 flat fee

An assistant stage manager is needed for The Gift Theatre's upcoming production of Cosmologies.

1st Rehearsal: Monday,September 24

Weekday rehearsals are 6-10pm and weekends are 12-6pm.

Performances are Thursday-Saturday evening and Saturday and Sunday matinees.

There will be no performance on Thanksgiving.

Tech ...

Contact

Sarah Luse

Production Manager

sarahluse(at)thegifttheatre(dot)org

Business Address

4802 N Milwaukee Ave

Chicago, IL 60630

Posted: 09/18/2018 14:44:09 EST

Last Updated: 09/18/2018 17:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45101

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Adventure Stage Chicago
Chicago, IL
EDUCATION

Expires: 10/06/18

Job Dates

10/17/18 - 11/28/18

Pay

$500 flat fee

FRONT OF HOUSE ASSOCIATE
SUMMARY

Adventure Stage Chicago, a participatory arts program for youth, seeks a Front of House Associate to support operations of educational matinees for their fall production of The Adventures of Robin Hood. Position reports to Audience Services Manager

RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate with Audience Services Manager and theater staff to efficiently and smoothly transition student visitors from buses/modes of transportation into and out of the theater.
Assist ...

Contact

Mary Kate Barley-Jenkins

Executive Director

boxoffice(at)adventurestage(dot)org

http://www.adventurestage.org

(773) 342-4141

Business Address

1012 N Noble St

Chicago, IL 60642

Posted: 09/18/2018 12:10:40 EST

Last Updated: 09/18/2018 15:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45099

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Chicago, IL
EDUCATION

Expires: 03/18/19

Job Dates

Fall 2018 Semester (hire date through Nov 14th)

Pay

$2,000.00 + 2 free tickets to each MainStage show flat fee

Northeastern Illinois University's Stage Center Theatre seeks a carpenter for the fall 2018 semester to assist with the build of ANTIGONE and HIGH FIDELITY.

The hired candidate is expected to work independently, log no more than 30 hours in a week, and be willing to work with NEIU's students if the hours overlap with class meeting times. ...

Contact

Department Of Communication, Media and Theatre

sj-fabian(at)neiu(dot)edu

https://www.neiu.edu/academics/college-of-arts-and-sciences/departments/communication-media-and-thea

Business Address

Northeastern Illinois University

5500 N St Louis Ave

Chicago, IL 60625

Posted: 09/18/2018 09:27:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/21/2018 09:50 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45097

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Windy City Performs
Chicago, IL
LAST MINUTE | EDUCATION

Expires: 03/11/19

Job Dates

Immediate hire, contract ends Oct. 21

Pay

$350 Stipend flat fee

Performance Stage Manager/Board Op needed at Windy City Performs in Jefferson Park. Applicants must have reliable transportation and live in the City or Suburbs of Chicago .

A Stage Manager position at Windy City Performs is a unique, exciting, and healthfully challenging experience, as youll be working with all ages! ...

Contact

Bri Wolfe

production(at)windycityperforms(dot)org

Business Address

4766 N Milwaukee Ave

Chicago, IL 60630

Posted: 09/18/2018 02:26:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/19/2018 14:27 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45017

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Northbrook Theatre
Northbrook, IL
LAST MINUTE

Expires: 09/28/18

Job Dates

part time year round

Pay

$15.80 per hour

The Northbrook Park District is seeking a Theatre Technician Scenic Carpenter to work part-time at the Northbrook Theatre. The Theatre Technician Scenic Carpenter turns completed set designs into actual set pieces for shows.

Qualifications: Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in Technical Theatre, and two years of experience in scenic construction. ...

Contact

Kurt Ottinger

Theatre Technician Supervisor

kottinger(at)nbparks(dot)org

http://www.northbrooktheatre.org

(847) 897-6156

Fax: (847) 291-0218

Business Address

3323 Walters Ave.

Northbrook, IL 60062

Posted: 09/17/2018 16:04:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/17/2018 15:55 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=18452

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The Gift Theatre
Chicago, IL
LAST MINUTE

Expires: 03/15/19

Job Dates

September 24-October 24

Pay

$300 flat fee

The Gift Theatre is looking for an ME for our upcoming production of Cosmologies. Some responsibilities include load-in, hang, focus, notes, strike.

Please send resume and references.

1st Rehearsal: Monday, September 24
Load in: October 8-13
Focus: Tentative October 11
Tech: Sunday, October 14-17
Final Dress: October 18
Previews: ...

Contact

Sarah Luse

Production Manager

sarahluse(at)thegifttheatre(dot)org

Business Address

4802 N Milwaukee Ave

Chicago, IL 60630

Posted: 09/15/2018 18:34:38 EST

Last Updated: 09/15/2018 21:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45079

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Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
EDUCATION

Expires: 03/14/19

Job Dates

Full Time 12 Month

Pay

Salary based on qualifications and experience biweekly

Job Summary:

The Scenic Carpenter participates in the construction and installation, integration and operations of all required scenic elements. The Carpenter supervises and instructs temporary staff, graduate assistants, work-study students and student crews in the construction, building, handling, and the rigging of scenery. The candidate is also responsible, in cooperation with other staff, for the maintenance, safety, and cleanliness of staging areas and equipment in all Wirtz Center performance and studio/shop spaces.


Contact

Aaron Laudermith

aaron(at)northwestern(dot)edu

http://aaronlaudermith.design.officelive.com/default.aspx

(847) 491-2588

Business Address

1949 Campus Drive

Evanston, IL 60208

Posted: 09/14/2018 17:10:28 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2018 21:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45066

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Craft Lighting LLC
Chicago, IL
Corporate / Trade Show | Concert / Event

Expires: 03/14/19

Job Dates

Ongoing

Pay

$20.00 per hour

-Job Summary-

Responsible for advancing, setting up, and operating audio/video equipment for functions at an event space in the West Loop in Chicago.


-Duties-

Work directly with event managers, clients + staff to ensure all technical elements of an event are planned and executed seamlessly in a professional manner.
Proficient ...

Contact

Noah Craft

Owner

info(at)craftlighting(dot)co

(312) 248-4007

Business Address

6007 N Sheridan Rd

Unit 20C

Chicago, IL 60660

Posted: 09/14/2018 12:15:44 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2018 15:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45052

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MEANS OF PRODUCTION, INC
Chicago, IL
Production House

Expires: 11/01/18

Job Dates

Ongoing

Pay

$15/hr and up, based on skills Contact for Details

Means of Production, Inc., an independent scene shop in Chicago, currently seeks skilled scenic carpenters for full time work. Work will include shop and on-site. Hand tools required. Hiring 2 talented technicians immediately.

Candidates should respond by email. Absolutely no phone calls please!

Contact

Jason Kingsley

Owner

kingsley(at)meansofproduction(dot)net

http://www.meansofproduction.net

(773) 818-0096

Business Address

4447 W Armitage Ave.

Chicago, IL 60639

Posted: 09/14/2018 08:46:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2018 08:46 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=2984

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Craft Lighting LLC
Chicago, IL
LAST MINUTE | Concert / Event

Expires: 11/24/18

Job Dates

Ongoing

Pay

$600 - $750 per week

Hiring a lighting/video operator + nightclub PM.
(Must be 21+)

Nights consist of actively busking lighting and video with the DJs through the duration of the shift and providing technical assistance for musical talent as needs arise. Shifts generally start around 10p and can last as late as 4/5am on Saturdays. ...

Contact

Noah Craft

Owner

info(at)craftlighting(dot)co

(312) 248-4007

Business Address

6007 N Sheridan Rd

Unit 20C

Chicago, IL 60660

Posted: 09/14/2018 00:00:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2018 01:25 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=43635

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL

Expires: 09/28/18

Pay

$39K

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks an Assistant Properties and Rentals Director to assist in props management and production in the Krannert Center Properties Shop, manage rentals, and serve as an instructor in the Department of Theatre Level 21 Design and Production area. ...

Contact

Shanitera Walker

Human Resources Staff

alabau(at)illinois(dot)edu

http://jobs.illinois.edu

(217) 300-2878

Business Address

500 S. Goodwin Ave

Urbana, IL 61801

Posted: 09/13/2018 15:47:28 EST

Last Updated: 09/13/2018 19:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45049

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Hey Nonny
Arlington Heights, IL

Expires: 10/15/18

Pay

Based on Experience

Operations Coordinator

Job Type: Part time
Job Department: Production

Operations Associate is an integral part of the production and operations team for Hey Nonny, a new music venue located in Arlington Heights, IL. This position is part-time and requires primarily evening and weekend hours.

Description

Contact

Allison Orr

Venue Manager

Jobs(at)HeyNonny(dot)com

http://www.HeyNonny.com

(847) 202-0750

Business Address

10 South Vail Avenue

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Posted: 09/12/2018 17:10:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/12/2018 22:06 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45040

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Hey Nonny
Arlington Heights, IL

Expires: 10/15/18

Job Dates

10/01/18

Pay

Based on Experience

Technical Coordinator

Job Type: Full time
Job Department: Production

Manage technical elements for Hey Nonny, a new music venue located in Arlington Heights, IL. Full-time; requires primarily evening and weekend hours.

Description
Serve as FOH Sound Engineer and/or light board operator on rotating basis with part time House Technicians.
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Contact

Allison Orr

Venue Manager

Jobs(at)HeyNonny(dot)com

http://www.HeyNonny.com

(847) 202-0750

Business Address

10 South Vail Avenue

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Posted: 09/12/2018 16:21:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/12/2018 22:06 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45038

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Illinois State University
NORMAL, IL
EDUCATION

Expires: 03/11/19

Job Dates

Begins Fall 2019

Pay

No direct pay. Tuition Waiver; Graduate Assistant Contact for Details

The School of Theatre + Dance at Illinois State University (ISU) is currently accepting applications for its 3-year MFA Lighting program starting in August 2019. Graduate Teaching Assistantships of various types are available; admitted graduate students will receive a tuition waiver. Students regularly design for a busy 10-show mainstage production season and are offered a semester-long teaching experience in their area. ...

Contact

Dan Ozminkowski

Head of Lighting

DPOzmin(at)ilstu(dot)edu

https://finearts.illinoisstate.edu/theatre-dance/

(309) 438-2133

Business Address

1520 Central Receiving

School of Theatre + Dance Box 5700

NORMAL, IL 617901520

Posted: 09/11/2018 19:23:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/11/2018 23:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45027

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Court Theatre
Chicago, IL

Expires: 03/11/19

Job Dates

Sunday, October 7th

Pay

17 per hour

Court Theatre, a department of the University of Chicago, is hiring carpenters for the scenic strike of Radio Golf.

Date/Time:
Sunday, October 7th
9am-5:30pm (possibly as late as 7:30p) with a 30-min lunch

*We may be starting strike on Saturday, October 6th (pending extension)


Ideal candidates will possess the following skills/attributes:
Working ...

Contact

Joshua Kaiser

CourtTheatreHiring(at)gmail(dot)com

Business Address

5535 S Ellis Ave

Chicago, IL 60637

Posted: 09/11/2018 15:41:02 EST

Last Updated: 09/11/2018 19:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45019

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Steppenwolf Theatre Company
Chicago, IL

Expires: 09/30/18

Pay

$45,000 - $49,000 annually

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Scene Shop Supervisor.

The Scene Shop Supervisor reports to the Technical Director and assists them in supervising the carpentry staff, technical design/engineering, construction, installation, and maintenance of scenery for a season of 7 Steppenwolf mainstage productions and 2 Steppenwolf for Young Adults productions, plus special events, across three stages. ...

Contact

Ladonna Lane

Hr Generalist

jobs(at)steppenwolf(dot)org

Business Address

1700 N. Halsted

Chicago, IL 60614

Posted: 09/10/2018 16:24:00 EST

Last Updated: 09/10/2018 19:01 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=45007

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