Writers Theatre
Glencoe, IL

Expires: 12/05/19

Job Dates

07/22/19 - 09/22/19


$15 per hour

Writers Theatre is in search of an A2 (Mic tech) for our upcoming production of Into the Woods.

Duties would include:
-Wireless microphone prep and maintenance for run of the show
-Pre-show check with engineer
-Standing by backstage to address microphone issues as they arise during a show
-Assist with trouble shooting as needed.

Additional qualities would include:
Some knowledge in projections and trouble-shooting, or the willingness to learn.

The ideal candidate:
Reacts quickly and efficiently under pressure, has a good sense of humor, has working knowledge of Mac computers, sound systems with multiple in and out-puts, has worked with wireless microphones before, is familiar with clear-com intercom systems, and works well with a team.

Important dates:
Load-in Monday, July 22nd and Tuesday, July 23rd
Designer run Sunday, August 4th
Start of show contract Monday, August 5th
First tech Wednesday, August 7th
First Preview Wednesday, August 14th
Opening Wednesday, Aug 21st
Closing Sunday, September 22nd

There are 8 shows a week. Shows are typically Tuesday-Friday with a 6p call, Sat - two shows with a 1:30p call, and Sunday - two shows with 12:30p call

$15/hour. Eligible for overtime. 4 hour minimums for each call.

Writers Theatre is an equal opportunity employer located in Glencoe, IL. All personnel decisions (including hiring practices, evaluation, working conditions, promotion, and termination) are made without regard to considerations of race, religion, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, or physical or mental disability (except where related to ability to perform the essential functions of the job, in accordance with applicable laws), or other status protected by law.

Those interested should apply to production@writerstheatre.org, with the subject line FY20 ITW A2 Application.


Kelly Crook

Assistant Production Manager



(847) 242-6001

Fax: (847) 242-6011

Business Address

321 Park Ave.

Glencoe, IL 60022

Posted: 06/05/2019 13:49:58 EST

Last Updated: 06/05/2019 17:00 EST

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