Redhouse Arts Center
Syracuse, NY
EDUCATION | TOUR | Concert / Event

Expires: 01/16/19

Job Dates

01/16/19 - 02/15/19


$1,900 flat fee

The Redhouse Arts Centers Education Department is seeking a qualified technician + van driver in the Syracuse area for two upcoming productions in January and February. This person will serve as the primary technician for our four elementary school Shareformances and will serve as the ASM for our local touring production of Ragtag Theatres Rapunzel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

1. Develop and manage a master checkoff list for all props, set pieces, costumes, and equipment as needed
2. Account for all applicable pieces above on performance dates before and after scheduled performance to assure nothing is left behind at venues
3. Organize, care, and store applicable pieces above so as to not incur damage
4. Assist actors in quick changes during performances (Ragtag Tour only)
5. Assist in backstage needs for the production including, but not limited to: striking set pieces, giving receiving props to actors, running sound equipment, etc
6. Supervise (Shareformances)/help Stage Manager supervise (Ragtag Tour), manage, and assist in all load-ins and strikes. This includes:
a. Daily set-up and break-down before and after performances
b. Strike at finish of run of performances
c. Load-in and out of storage area and load-in and out of venues
d. Load-in and out of van/trailer
7. Drive acting company (Ragtag Tour) and equipment to and from venues
8. Set up sound equipment and run sound check prior to performances

Applicants must have clean driving record, 5 years of driving experience (required by our insurance), and have experience driving a cargo van and attached trailer (18). Applicants should also have both the necessary theatre production experience and experience working with children. Performance dates are:

Wednesday January 16th 2019 (Shareformance)
Thursday January 17th (Shareformance)
Friday January 18th (Shareformance)
Wednesday January 23rd (Shareformance)

Monday January 28th thru Friday February 1st (Ragtag Tour) (Daily)
Monday February 4th thru Friday February 8th (Ragtag Tour) (Daily)
Monday February 11th thru Friday February 15th (Ragtag Tour) (Daily)

Pay is $100/day ($1,900 total). Hours will fall approximately between 7am and 5pm and will be determined closer to performance dates. Applicants must be available for all dates. Successful employment in this position may lead to future job opportunities at the Redhouse Arts Center.


Joshua Berman

Technical Director/Production Manager



Business Address

400 South Salina Street

Syracuse, NY 13202

Posted: 10/17/2018 09:00:03 EST

Last Updated: 10/17/2018 13:00 EST

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