MIlwaukee Repertory Theater
Milwaukee, WI

Expires: 05/01/21

Job Dates

October 11 - June 26, 2022


$100/wkly stipend + housing and transportation

What is the Emerging Professional Residency Program?
Milwaukee Reps residency program serves as an entry into professional theater, an opportunity to make connections with professionals from around the country, and a chance to spend a season working in one of Americas foremost regional theaters. Each season, we accept 15-20 Emerging Professional Residents to join our company in order to gain valuable experience and to learn from experts in the field. Residents benefit by playing an integral role in a vigorous, supportive company through active participation in the theater making process on and off stage and through close collaboration with successful theater professionals.

What is the mission of the Emerging Professional Residency Program?
We further the development of the next generation of American Theater artists and leaders through our Emerging Professional Residency Program, designed to be a bridge into the professional world.


The Lighting Design Resident will assist the Lighting + Video Director and production specific lighting designers with drafting light plots and other essential paper work. In addition, the resident will assist with load-in, focus, taking notes and maintaining up-to-date paperwork. The ALD Resident will have the opportunity to design Rep Lab (an EPR project) in our Stiemke Studio.

General Qualifications for the EPR program:

- Demonstrated skills needed for chosen department

- Good communication skills

- Strong work ethic

- A level of maturity and self-sufficiency to work in a professional theater environment

- Consistently able to arrive on-time and and ready for work

- Initiative to embrace relevant learning opportunities

ALD Specific Qualifications:

ALD applicants should have a solid understanding of theatrical lighting and design with a strong interest to grow a professional career in the field. Experience with Vectorworks Spotlight and Lightwright is recommended.

For more information on the EPR program please visit https://www.milwaukeerep.com/about/work-us/professional-residencies/

Applications can be submitted through https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/484865/Milwaukee-Repertory-Theater-Inc/Assistant-Lighting-Design-Resident


Kaitlyn Anderson

Assistant Production Manager



Business Address

108 E Wells St

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Posted: 03/11/2021 15:32:40 EST

Last Updated: 03/11/2021 18:00 EST

Trackback: http://offstagejobs.com/jobdetail.php?jobID=53367

Figure 53 (the maker of QLab, Go Button, and other fine products), is the exclusive sponsor of OffStageJobs.com!