Production Manager/Stage Manager

Job #3247

Job Type Full Time
Location Lexington, Virginia
Field Management
Post Date May 10, 2022
Salary $40,000 salary commensurate with experience

Washington and Lee University’s Department of Theater, Dance & Film Studies seeks a Production Manager/Stage Manager for a three-year initial term. The position will serve as the production manager/stage manager for all departmental mainstage productions.

Washington and Lee University actively promotes a dynamic and inclusive environment that allows students and employees of multiple backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives to learn, work, and thrive together. Successful candidates will contribute to that environment and exhibit potential for excellence in their areas of expertise.


Minimum Qualifications:
The department is seeking someone with experience stage managing professional and/or academic productions. Evidence of past experience stage managing at the college level or professionally is required. The successful candidate will be a responsible, tactful, and adaptable communicator and a self-motivated problem-solver, with strong organizational skills and attention to detail. They will be committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment that encourages creativity and experimentation among the student participants, and they will exhibit grace under pressure. Most significantly, they will prioritize student safety and pedagogy.