Bravo Performing Arts
Oak Park, IL

Expires: 05/31/22

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Bravo Performing Arts is looking for a Scenic Designer and carpenter to work on any of our three productions this year, the first starting now with a show in November.

Characteristics of a successful BRAVO Team Member:
Motivates, inspires, teaches and encourages teamwork
Passionate and love theater and dedicated to collaborating with the BRAVO team
Arrives to work punctually and manages time efficiently, realizing if job duties are not completed in allotted Academy time, they will need to be completed on ones own time
Be self-motivated and follow through on tasks as expected or directed
Always working on a task or take initiative to be active and working with students and shows
Always be professional and respectful at all times
Maintain strong communication skills with Artistic Director and Artistic Team

Responsibilities of Crew Manager/Scenic Design

Read Scripts. Meet with Directors for vision. Prepare designs for shows.
Communicate with Directors for all set needs for each show.
Take inventory of what BRAVO has in stock that can be used and/or repurposed for set design. Try to design to what we have. Minimal build.
Assist with props
Stay within budget.
Make sure set design meets all applicable Life Safety, Building and Fire Codes.
In charge of acquiring any building materials necessary for set or props - if needed.
Work closely with Stage Manager/Production Manager and the Business Manager to ensure schedules and technical needs for all shows.
Work with Stage Manager to assign crew students to tasks on each show (Running Crew, Lighting, Sound, ASM etc.)
Attend all Tech rehearsals and performances to help manage crew and to assist with any technical needs.
Maintain a safe backstage environment.
Report and update the Artistic Director and Production Manager daily. Share news, schedules, concerns and achievements.
Help manage crew students during Strike.
While working at BRAVO, maintain a healthy lifestyle so you can come to work feeling good.
Leave time daily to clean and organize work areas - safety and cleanliness are priorities.
Must arrive in a mask - masks must be worn at all times.
Understands social distancing must be followed while on property.
Responsible for ensuring students are social distancing while learning.
Will take frequent breaks for water, hand washing and reapplication of hand sanitizer.


Mary Baca

Production Manager



Business Address

325 S Kenilworth Ave

Oak Park, IL 60302

Posted: 09/14/2021 13:02:30 EST

Last Updated: 09/14/2021 17:00 EST

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