Southern Utah University
  • 23-Nov-2022 to 01-Mar-2023 (MST)
  • Cedar City, UT, USA
  • 1060-1368 $1060 LORT B or $ 1368 LORT D rate depending on assignment
  • Other
  • Full Time

No Benefits


Job Description:

The Tony-award winning UTAH SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, a professional theatre company in residence at Southern Utah University, is accepting applications for Production Staff for the 2023 season. The Utah Shakespeare Festival produces a seven-show repertory season and three Greenshows across four venues in the summer/fall of each year. Position details below.

Contract start dates and lengths vary. Equity contracts are either LORT B or LORT D depending on assignments.

- Stage Manager (AEA): Contracts Start in May or June and run through Early September or Mid October depending on show assignment.

- Assistant Stage Manager (AEA): Contracts Start in May or June and run through Early September or Mid October depending on show assignment.


Duties and Responsibilities:

All jobs may involve moving a variety of physical objects, including furniture, props, and scenery pieces. Due to the repertory nature of the USF season, all stage managers are likely to be in rehearsal/performance for more than one show at the same time.

- Stage Manager (AEA): Coordinate and execute assigned shows. Oversees all rehearsals, scheduling, and calling of productions, in collaboration with other SM team members. May cover secondary rehearsals as needed. Will also be assigned to cover (understudy) the calling of shows as needed.

- Assistant Stage Manager (AEA): Assist SM with coordination and execution of assigned shows. Responsible for creation and maintenance of the majority of show paperwork for assigned shows. Responsible for creation and maintenance of the majority of show paperwork for assigned shows. Oversees all backstage operations during tech and performances. May cover secondary rehearsals as needed. Will also be assigned to cover (understudy) the ASM track on other shows as needed.


Education and Experience Requirements:

• Must be a member of Actors' Equity Association (AEA) or willing to become a member.

• Previous Stage Management experience required.

• Previous AEA Stage Management experience is preferred.


Documents Needed to Apply:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Contact Information for at least three professional references

Southern Utah University is committed to maintaining a community which recognizes and values the worth and dignity of every person; fosters tolerance, understanding, and mutual respect among its members; and encourages individual commitment to personal responsibilities in equal measure with personal rights. In pursuit of its goal of academic excellence, the University seeks to develop and nurture diversity. The University believes that diversity among its many members strengthens the institution, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas, and enriches campus life.

Southern Utah University does not discriminate against any member of the University community on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, pregnancy, pregnancy-related condition, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable law in employment, treatment, admission, access to educational programs and activities, or other University benefits or services.

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