The Gateway
Bellport, NY
Production House | Concert / Event

Expires: 01/24/20

Job Dates

2/6/20 - 3/18/20 + 4/6/20 - 1/7/21


$400/wk. + Housing per week

Wardrobe Supervisor

Job Dates
02/06/20 - 03/18/20
04/6/20 01/07/21

$400/wk. Plus housing per week

The Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is seeking a full-time BACKSTAGE WARDROBE SUPERVISOR for its 2020 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. On-site housing is provided. Gateway will also assist with transportation to and from its location in New York. Please submit a cover letter, and resume w/ references (3 preferred) as well as any examples of previous work

We no longer operate on a true summer-stock schedule

Our season includes:
As You Like It
Murder on the Orient Express
5 Main Stage Summer Musicals
2 Large Scale Childrens Theater productions and a couple of one-offs
Haunted House in October
November Show TBD
Holiday Musical
NYE show

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Generate Wardrobe Crew run sheet in conjunction with the Costume Shop Manager, Stage Management, and Costume Designer
Supervise the wardrobe run crew for each show
Act as the lead dresser for each production
Train Interns and Apprentices, in conjunction with the Shop Manager
Participate in the construction, altering, pulling, fitting, and strike of costume elements for All Mainstage shows, Childrens Theater shows, and our Haunt
Responsibilities-doing show laundry and creating a schedule for it
Maintain a safe, secure, clean organized office, shop and work space
You will have shop hours during run weeks, and a full shop week between 1 show closing and the next opening during the summer


Prior Wardrobe Supervisor experience a plus
Ability to run a crew, including teaching interns
Ability to work in tight spaces for quick changes and sharing the space
Maintain a positive attitude during stressful moments
Understanding of excel or a similar program for building paperwork
Ability to quickly do restorable alterations to rented costumes
Capacity to solve problems
Good communication skills
Excellent time management skills
Understanding of the artistic process
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail
Drivers license a plus


Brian Loesch

Production Manager



(631) 286-0555

Business Address

215 S Country Rd.

Bellport, NY 11713

Posted: 01/14/2020 16:00:02 EST

Last Updated: 01/14/2020 18:00 EST

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