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TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

We are looking for a sound and light designer of our 2022-2023 Season!

 

Responsibilities:

  • Operates, maintains and safeguards the technical assets of the theatre, including supervising the use of sound and communications equipment.

  • Provide Artistic Director with an inventory of available equipment.

  • Determines the necessary technical supports, such as sound and special needs, necessary for events and performances presented at the facility in advance of production dates.

  • Design, set up, and operate sound systems for theatre, dance, music, and other productions and projects as outlined below; assists guest designers and arts with technical matters.

  • Advises production managers and sound designers on the technical specifications, costs and usage of technical equipment required for the individual show, and supervises the implementations of approved technical designs.

  • Ensure that all sound equipment is cleaned, repaired, if necessary, and stored properly at the end of the show.

  • Assists in recruiting, training and assignment of volunteer or paid technical staff for individual shows to assure uniformity and sound quality.

  • Monitors the condition of sound equipment; recommends to Artistic Director for the repair and replacement; performs preventive maintenance on equipment.

  • Assists with the preparation and control of production budgets; maintains inventory and orders specialized supplies.

  • Attends Technical Week rehearsals for all performances outlined below in order to supervise and assist in the technical aspects of the mounting the show.

  • Makes recommendations to the Artistic Director regarding capital purchases of technical equipment.

 

Send resume to jkemp@theacademytheatre.org.

 

 

TICKET AGENTS

How would you like to join our theatre family as a box office ticket agent?

 

The Academy Theatre is looking to hire part-time occasional help selling tickets during our performances. You would be on call for our weekend productions; we have a new production every other month. Each production has thirteen shifts available to work with 1-3 hours per shift. Once successfully trained, you can sign up for as many shifts as you like. Each ticket agent gets a complimentary ticket to every production.

 

Apply in person at the Academy Theatre 

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