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Two River Theater Company
Red Bank, NJ
INTERNSHIP | APPRENTICESHIP

Expires: 09/04/20

Pay

$275/week biweekly

TECHNICAL ASSISTANTS
Two River Theater, a mid-sized professional LORT theater, one hour from New York City, is seeking Technical Assistant applicants for our 2020-2021 season.

The Technical Assistants are part of Two Rivers Junior Staff, a program that is a springboard for young professionals at the start of their career. The program offers practical applications in multiple career fields. The season long positions-in-residence are supported by mentors who help them learn and connect with leading industry professionals, allowing them to grow within their specific fields.

Two River Theater is dedicated to the goal of building an equitable and culturally diverse work environment and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.

LIGHTING ASSISTANT
The ideal candidate is positive, self-motivated, organized, collaborative and professional. Candidates must have experience working with theatrical lighting systems. Experience programming the ETC ION is essential. Experience with Lightwright, Vectorworks and Q-Lab is helpful. Duties include working as a member of the lighting crew on all aspects of hang, focus, tech notes, and strike, as well as assisting sound. The lighting assistant will also serve as board op, spotlight op, or other positions as needed for the run of our mainstage and black box productions. Other duties include helping to maintain inventories, and assisting other departments as needed. Contract dates are early August through late June, 2021.

SOUND ASSISTANT
The ideal candidate must have experience working with live and recorded sound for theatrical productions. Experience with Yamaha digital consoles and wireless mics is essential. Experience with Q-Lab, and Pro Tools is helpful, as well as some experience with theatrical lighting systems and projections. Candidates must be positive, self-motivated, organized, collaborative and professional. Duties include working as a member of the sound crew on all aspects of sound support from the load in through the strike. This position also involves working with the Lighting Dept. and the ideal candidate should have experience hanging and focusing electrics as well. The sound assistant will also serve as either sound board op, A2, FOH mix engineer, or other positions as needed during the run of our mainstage and black box productions. Other duties include assisting other departments as needed. Contract dates are early August through late June, 2021.

WARDROBE/COSTUME SHOP ASSISTANT
Responsibilities include: working in the costume shop, on wardrobe crews, and assisting other departments as needed. Candidates must have experience with costume construction, alterations, wardrobe/run crew, costume maintenance, as well as experience with all standard costume shop equipment. Knowledge of cutting, tailoring, craft work, wig experience and makeup is a plus. Our ideal candidate is self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and has a professional attitude. Contract dates are early August through late June, 2021.

SCENE SHOP ASSISTANT
The Scene Shop Assistant will participate fully in all facets of scene shop work including carpentry and metal work, welding, rigging, loading in and loading out scenery, and maintaining productions. Responsibilities include working in the scene shop, assisting with load ins and strikes, working on run crews as assigned, and assisting other departments as needed. Candidates must have experience working with theatrical construction, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, professional, and willing to learn. Previous experience with shop equipment and power tools is required, knowledge of scenic painting, welding, and rigging a plus. Contract dates are late July through early June, 2021.

PROPERTIES ASSISTANT
The Prop Assistant will assist the professional staff of the prop shop in a hands-on environment of building, altering, and acquiring props for a busy season. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to painting, sewing, upholstery, multi-media craft projects, woodworking, welding, furniture building and repair, and paper prop creation. This position shops locally and online for materials and props for productions, provides support for the rehearsal and tech process, including load-in and strike, and helps to maintain and organize a large stock of hand props and furniture. The Assistant will also gain experience working on run crew, as assigned. Candidates must be detail oriented, a team player, organized and punctual. Confidence in basic woodworking and crafting skills with a desire to learn new prop building techniques. Two River is seeking candidates who are flexible and comfortable with ever-changing priorities, self-motivated and excited to learn in a high paced and multi-tasking environment. A valid drivers license, ability to drive a cargo van, and lift up to 50 pounds is required. Contract dates are early August through late June 2021.

These seasonal positions include housing and a weekly salary of $275. Please send cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to Jackie Romeo at pmassistant@trtc.org. No phone calls please.

Contact

Jackie Romeo

pmassistant(at)trtc(dot)org

http://www.trtc.org/

(732) 345-1400

Business Address

21 Bridge Ave

Red Bank, NJ 07701

Posted: 03/04/2020 12:37:00 EST

Last Updated: 03/04/2020 16:00 EST

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