STAGE MANAGER/COMPANY MANAGER for Immersive Sci-fi show

Not Too Fancy Productions LLC seeks experienced non-union STAGE MANAGER/COMPANY MANAGER for it’s upcoming Chicago production of WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO at the Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park, Summer 2018. WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO is a 60’s sci-fi immersive musical comedy about a planet of women who’ve never seen men. It ran in New York for 10 months and is transferring to Chicago, hiring a local cast, crew and design team.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

Organizing and assisting with Casting

Running Rehearsals

Assisting with load-in, tech and tech rehearsals and strike

Calling show and running lights/video

Supervising Cast and Crew during run

Supervising/Organizing front of house staff, including box, office during run

 

Technical knowledge and experience with Q-lab and/or immersive theatre a plus.

 

DATES (likely but subject to change):

 

Interviews: Dec 13-15 2017

Productions meetings: January – March 2018 as needed

Casting: April 2018 (2 days, to be determined)

Rehearsals: likely last 2 weeks in May 2018

Load in: May 28 2018. 2 weeks for tech and rehearsals at Chopin, including preview performances likely June 2 & 4th, 2018.

Performances: likely Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday nights beginning June 7 2018 through September 29 2018.

Load Out: likely Sept 30 – Oct 1 2017

 

PAY (Non-Union)

$100 for casting

$750 for production meetings as needed, rehearsals and tech week up to first performance (June 7 2018)

Additional $250/week for 4 performances per week (most likely on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays) for 18 weeks

To Apply: 

Please send an email with your cover & resume to info@planetwongo.com for an interview in mid-December 2017.

More about WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO at www.planetwongo.com and www.facebook.com/wildwomenofplanetwongo

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Dave Ogrin
Contact Email: