Manhattan Movement and Arts Center
New York, NY

Expires: 02/28/18


$30/hour biweekly


Manhattan Movement and Arts Center


Freelance Technical Director


Manhattan Movement and Arts Center, owned and operated by Broadway Producer Rose Caiola, seeks energetic, detail-oriented, dependable and creative individuals for freelance Technical Director Positions at MMAC Theater, a multi-purpose 191-seat performance space.

Ability to program on an ETC ion. Must be proficient enough to act as a designer, a board operator, and a programmer.
Basic lighting design experience and knowledge. Must be able to articulate to a client as well as understand and interpret their needs
Experience working as a stage manager and/or calling lights/audio/video for a show
Knowledge of basic theatrical audio including sound boards and microphones
Knowledge of QLab, including but not limited to: sound normalizing, projection mapping, and general QLab proficiency
Basic theatrical electric work
Ability to hang and focus a lighting plot including both standard fixtures and LEDs
Comfort on ladders and lifts. Must be very comfortable with heights
Experience with projection and working with projectors
Experience working as a technician in a theatrical setting a must
Experience working in dance as a technician a plus
Ability to carry up to 50 lbs. waist high
Ability to climb steps repeatedly
Ability to descend/ascend ramps and inclines/declines
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Work in a fast-paced, busy environment, with environmental conditions such as noise, dust, heights, dark/dim/absence of lighting, and smoke. Incumbents must have the ability to bend, stretch, reach, and kneel without restriction.
Deal effectively with a wide variety of personalities and situations requiring diplomacy, tact, friendliness, poise and firmness
Establish and maintain effective work relationships with those contacted in the performance of required duties
Maintain a professional, neat and well-groomed appearance, adhering to Manhattan Movement and Arts Center standards
Work varied shifts, including nights, weekends, and holidays
High School Diploma or equivalent
Proof of eligibility to work in the United States

Manhattan Movement and Arts Center Technical Directors are expected to carry out job functions that management deems as appropriate and within the scope of maintaining the theater, pre-show prep, post-show breakdown, equipment preservation, client satisfaction, and guest and staff safety/emergency response.

Application Instructions
If interested in being considered please send an email with an attached current resume and cover letter, in PDF format, to j.prager@manhattanmovement.com with Technical Director in the subject line. No calls or visits will be accepted.



Jana Prager

Theater Manager



(212) 787-1178

Business Address

248 W 60th St

New York, NY 10032

Posted: 02/10/2018 15:17:39 EST

Last Updated: 02/10/2018 18:00 EST

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