Technical Director/Production Manager
Description: Technical Director/Production Manager is responsible for all technical, logistical, transportation, and purchasing needs for theatre productions, concerts, and other events at Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. TD/PM designs lighting/sound, scenery, or costumes for up to three theatre productions per year; is responsible for construction, painting, and dressing of all sets; trains, schedules, and oversees students in set construction and prop management; supervises work-study students; and maintains shop areas and theatre equipment.
TD/PM oversees lighting hang/focus, technical and dress rehearsals, sound checks, and fly/counterweight system for theatre productions, concerts, and special events. TD/PM establishes a Production Calendar and coordinates with the Department Administrative Assistant to schedule rooms/spaces for classes, rehearsals, and performances.
Requirements: B.A. or B.F.A. in design and/or technical theatre. M.F.A. preferred. Significant professional and/or academic experience expected. Excellent communication skills essential. Flexible schedule, including nights and/or weekends.
*TD/PM may also teach courses in design and/or technical theatre for additional pay at adjunct faculty rate.
Application requirements: Letter of application, CV, and contact information for at least three current references. Review of applications will begin on June 5 and continue until filled. Apply at marywood.edu/employment.