An Assistant Stage Manager assists the Stage Manager in all areas of rehearsal. ASMs manage backstage activities and crew during tech rehearsals and performances. Assistant Stage Manager candidates are required to:
- Commit to a schedule that fulfills the following needs — This is a show-specific opportunity. – There will be a set schedule for the show, which requires the assistant stage manager to commit to 5-6 days of work per week, 4 + hours a day (evenings & weekends), for a period of 9 – 12 weeks (first rehearsal – strike). Attendance for weekly (weekday) production meetings and attendance at the audition weekend is also encouraged.
- Be 16 years of age or older, though in some cases 18 years+ is required
- Be a self-motivated individual with good people skills who can follow directions well and take thorough notes
- Have reliable transportation
Stage Managers are generally hired in April and May, before the season begins. If you have an interest in being considered for any open stage management positions or being considered when hiring begins next season, please Apply Here. Also, submit a resume, cover letter, and references to Production Stage Manager, Ashley J. Nickas.