The Gateway Playhouse
Bellport, NY

Expires: 01/12/18

Job Dates

July 29 - early January 2018 (partial contract available)


$300/week (negotiable) + housing per week

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is seeking a SOUND ASSISTANT - A2 for the remainder of our 2017 season.

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is a professional non-profit theater located roughly 55 miles east of New York City on Long Island in Bellport, NY. We work in two main theaters, the Gateway Playhouse, our 500 seat home theater, and the Patchogue Theater for the Performing Arts, the 1200 seat road-house, where we present at least two shows in each season.

Housing is provided. Gateway will also assist with transportation to and from its location in New York.

This job starts in mid- to late-July and goes through January 2018. The remainder of our season includes productions of MAMMA MIA, CIRQUE: ELOIZE, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, LEGENDS IN CONCERT, A CHRISTMAS STORY, as well as several childrens theatre productions, our annual gala, and our nationally ranked HAUNTED PLAYHOUSE. We are willing to consider qualified individuals who can only fulfill parts of this duration.

Duties will include working with our sound engineer in the day-to-day operations of our sound department, working backstage during performances, and other duties as requested by the sound engineer.

This is a full-staff position within our sound department. We are looking for someone with previous experience working in a comparable setting who has a good working knowledge of theatrical audio technical practices.

Other requirements include:

* Ability to lift at least 50 lbs. repeatedly throughout the work day.
* Ability to work at heights in excess of 14 on lifts and ladders.
* Attention to detail in verbal and written communication.
* Comfort working in a fast-paced environment.
* Demonstrated experience troubleshooting and problem solving.
* Working knowledge of industry-standard software (desirable)

TO APPLY: please email letter, resume, and references (three preferred) to Production Manager Brian Loesch at hr@thegateway.org (Attn: Sound Assistant - A2)


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(631) 286-0555

Business Address

215 S. Country Rd.

Bellport, NY 11713

Posted: 07/12/2017 19:25:19 EST

Last Updated: 12/07/2016 15:02 EST

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