CM Performing Arts Center
Oakdale, NY

Expires: 10/05/21

Job Dates

Hiring for Season 47 starting May 2021


Starting at $1,000 flat fee

Season 47 Productions:
On Your Feet (opens July 31)
Matilda (opens September 10)
Holiday Inn (opens October 9)
Elf the Musical (opens November 20)

Pay rate:
Starting at $1,000 per production

The Scenic Designer is responsible for the visual appearance and function of the scenic elements used in the production.

Participate in Production Meetings scheduled by the Executive Director, director, or stage manager.
Create original scenic design for production following careful reading of script, background research, and collaboration with director, choreographer, musical director, and other designers.
Provide drawing package to Technical Director including all paperwork, drawings, and/or renderings necessary to build and implement the scenic design by deadline set by Executive Director.
Make revisions to the design as necessary due to meet the theatres technical restrictions and or budgetary concerns.
Provide renderings or detailed instructions to the Scenic Painter as necessary.
Collaborate with the Props Manager on hand prop, set dressing, and furniture needs as well as consult with Props Manager as to production period and style.
Coordinate the ground plan with Lighting Designer, Sound Designer, and Projections Designer (if applicable) to facilitate lighting fixture, speaker, and/or projector placement as necessary.
Be available for questions from technical staff members during build and tech period.
Periodically attend build and load-in days to check on scenery progress and give work notes to technical staff as needed.
Attend technical and dress rehearsals to receive notes from director, make scenery notes for technical staff, and consult on set changes with director and stage manager.
Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.


Alyse Arpino

Executive Director



Business Address

931 Montauk Highway

Oakdale, NY 11769

Posted: 04/05/2021 11:01:16 EST

Last Updated: 04/05/2021 15:00 EST

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