Proctors is the Capital District’s leading regional arts organization with performing arts venues in Albany, Schenectady and Saratoga, and education, civic engagement and economic development initiatives throughout the region. The School of the Performing Arts is the education wing of the organization, offering a robust series of training programs, classes and engagement programs in each venue, in schools and throughout the community.
JOB SUMMARY: The School of the Performing Arts at Proctors is seeking an experienced stage manager for the summer of 2020 Broadway Camp MainStage production of THROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE. Broadway Camp consists of classes, workshops and rehearsal and will be performed with a student orchestra, cast and crew of over 50 high school students from throughout the Capital Region in collaboration between Proctors and Capital Repertory Theatre.
Stage Manager experience
Experience with large full-scale musicals
Experience with large cast
Multi-tasking and creating schedules
Coordination and running of rehearsals
Cueing and calling performances (Lights, Sound, Follow spots, fly system)
Coordinating crews working with a combination of theater professionals from Proctors and theREP, and the integration of students from ages 14-19 with a broad range of skill levels.
Assist with Interns as needed
Ideally, but not necessary teaching artist experience.
BA in Theatre/Stage Management or equivalent experience or earning degree.
Word and Excel proficient. Administration Requirements:
Supervise student departments.
Process forms and other student-related materials.
Keep attendance records.
This is a five-week full-time commitment commencing on June 29 and ending August 1
Must be available from June 29 to August 1, Monday – Friday, 9 am to 5:30 pm
Pre-production meetings as required in person or via phone or conference call.
Shows on July 31 and August 1 (Friday at 7 pm, and Saturday at 2 pm and 7 pm).
Deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020
Please submit cover letter, resume and 3 professional references. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.
Proctors is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people from diverse backgrounds.