Virginia Opera
Norfolk, VA
Concert / Event

Expires: 10/19/17

Job Dates

2017-18 Season


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Virginia Opera seeks Lighting Supervisor

Virginia Opera, located in Norfolk, VA invites applications for the Lighting Supervisor position for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. The position is seasonal salaried.

Duties include:

Managing lighting department budget
Maintain lighting, sound, video, and projection inventory
Oversees lighting, and electrical concerns for HOH building operations
Oversees purchasing and rental of lighting, etc. equipment
Leads lighting related calls (focus, load-in, etc).
Is the direct supervisor to the Master Electrician and Light Board Operator
Manages lighting related software (Vectorworks, Lightwright, ETC Offline Editor, etc.)
Oversees all hardware relating to supertitles (computers, projectors, etc)
Functions as the assistant to the Lighting Designer in Norfolk to include paperwork and followspot tracking.
--remounting of lighting, etc. for shows in the Richmond, Fairfax and all other venues
--responsible for lighting of special events (Gala, Opera in the Park, etc.)
--communications with lighting and projection designers early in the design process to include providing drawings of the Norfolk venue, inventories, photos, and any other pertinent information.
Requirements: 3 years in a professional theatrical setting, Extensive knowledge in the following: Vectorworks and Lightwright software, ETC family consoles, Microsoft Office Software, QLab software, conventional lighting and non-conventional lighting and accessories (moving lights, scrollers, LED fixtures), projections and other video related concepts
Knowledge of sound equipment helpful.

Virginia Opera is a non-AGMA company, housing will not be provided.

Please send your cover letter and resume with three references to Lee Marc Molnar, Director of Production, at lee.marc@vaopera.org with Lighting Supervisor in the subject line.


Lee Marc Molnar

Acting Director of Production

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(757) 627-9545

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160 W. Virginia Beach BLVD

Norfolk, VA 23510

Posted: 04/19/2017 12:09:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/06/2016 09:00 EST

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