Theatre Job Description

Theatre Job Description

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Theatre provides customer service and administrative support by answering initial inquiries for theatre rentals and providing general venue information.

Theatre Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Assisting on script readings and workshops in the theatre industry
Works with group to research creative talent for upcoming projects
Works with the group assisting with Marketing and Press related projects
Attending Industry events on behalf of the group
Performing general administrative duties as needed
Establish and maintain an organizational system to track requests/needs of 2+ Marketing Managers and 60+ clients to ensure no opportunities or deadlines are missed
In partnership with other Marketing Coordinators, take on responsibility for monitoring and replying to Arts & Theatre requests from clients
Serve as a team of primary marketing contacts for our Arts & Theatre clients
Tile work
Sheet rock repair

Theatre Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Theatre

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Education for Theatre

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the theatre job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Master's and Bachelor's Degree in Graduate, Teaching, Faculty, Theatre Arts, Music, Health, Theatre, Education, Design, The College

Skills for Theatre

Desired skills for theatre include:

Theatre crew functions
Film crew functions
Bar and menu items
Curriculum and instruction
Microsoft Word
Outlook and touch screen POS systems
PowerPoint helpful
Both academic and affective
Classroom management techniques

Desired experience for theatre includes:

Work with others and be responsible for the development of all technical system data contained in documentation used by the Theatre Development group for internal and external detail communication
Develop costing details for inclusion in special product development estimates and budgets
In cases where non-standard configurations require unique image formatting and or specific camera shooting techniques, be responsible for identification of all issues and devising appropriate solutions in all cases
Be responsible for managing the development of special product components whether they are developed internally or through external contract to meet overall project delivery schedule as established by Project Manager
For each contracted project, develop project specific technical documentation packages for distribution to the client’s technical team that are tailored to the needs of that project
Any other specific duties, which may be assigned from time to time by the Vice President Theatre Development Technology

Theatre Examples


Theatre Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of theatre. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for theatre
  • Changing light bulbs as needed
  • Perform the daily inspections report
  • Other minor repairs as needed
  • Working with management to obtain qualified personnel for larger maintenance concerns
  • Have knowledge to arm, disarm and general operation of the alarm system
  • Be aware of all safety and emergency procedures
  • Track and process client payments promptly and accurately
  • The Theatre Director of Operations will submit a work schedule for the Theatre Engineer to the Vornado/Charles E
  • Call Backs will be billed at a Four (4) hour minimum at the Over Time Rate with a Two (2) hour response window from initial call
  • The Theatre Engineer will follow VNO/CES holiday schedule
Qualifications for theatre
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in similar role within the digital media industry or theatrical agency industry is preferred
  • Understanding and interest in the business side of live entertainment
  • College coursework in Business Management and Marketing preferred
  • Or Bachelor’s of Science in Theatre
  • Teach courses in the musical theatre program with an emphasis in vocal performance
  • Serve as Musical Director for two mainstage productions per year as part of teaching load, which includes score arrangement, contracting musicians, rehearsal accompaniment, and vocal coaching

Theatre Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of theatre. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for theatre
  • Will advise and mentor students, providing vocal coaching to musical theatre students
  • Participate actively in recruitment and promotion of the department
  • Contribute to a culturally pluralistic learning environment through curriculum initiatives, pedagogy, and service
  • Coordinate and schedule part-time staff accompanists and part-time faculty musical directors to cover classes, rehearsals, auditions, student -directed musicals, productions, and other projects for the Musical Theatre program
  • Manage immediate, mid-range, and long-range scenery, light, and sound related production goals- involving scenery construction, production deadlines, design adherence and research, progress reporting and communications, personnel scheduling, and safety (e.g.- shop, aerial) procedures
  • Budget and Project Management responsibility inclusive of scenery and related expenditures
  • Oversee technical rehearsals
  • Manage theatre maintenance, scheduling, and rentals
  • Responsible for classroom theatrical equipment maintenance
  • Operate, maintain and safeguard the technical assets of theatre facilities, including lighting, sound, communications equipment, and all aspects of rigging
Qualifications for theatre
  • MFA required with concentration of degree in technical direction and/or equivalent professional experience
  • At least three (3) years of experience in technical theatre direction required
  • Carrying up to 50lbs (building materials, supplies, equipment, )- use of stairs
  • Setting up a scene shop on a daily basis which includes carrying and erecting a table saw, compound mitre saw, and work tables
  • Ripping large pieces of lumber on the table saw
  • Using a screw gun repetitively on the floor or over head

Theatre Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a theatre. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for theatre
  • Design or approve designs with regard to safety, compatibility and scheduling considerations
  • Act as the technical expert and advise students on technical aspects of their projects
  • Assist the Production Manager in recruiting and train, assign work, and supervise volunteer or paid technical staff for shows
  • Supervise and assist in the technical aspects of all shows, establish technical schedules for all productions
  • Work with the Master Carpenter to determine build and maintenance schedules and asses staffing needs
  • Hire and supervise student work technical aides
  • Orient facility users to safety, technical characteristics, and other areas of facility operations
  • Plan and direct all Scene Shop operations - create and manage shop schedules
  • Develop and enforce practices that ensure safe, efficient, and effective operation of all theater facilities and the Scene Shop
  • Assist the Production Manager with the preparation and control of production budgets for technical items
Qualifications for theatre
  • Climbing a 14’ scaffold and ladders while wearing a harness and attached a fall arrest to hang lights and run cable
  • Climbing a 14’ ladder carrying a 20lb lighting fixture with the purpose of hanging it overhead to the fixed grid
  • Climbing a 14’ ladder repetitively, approximately 50 times in one day
  • Driving a truck to the on campus dumpster to dispose of scenery
  • Driving a truck to local stores to pick up supplies such as hardware or lumber
  • Having a wide range of motion to sweep, mop, and paint

Theatre Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of theatre. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for theatre
  • Be in regular contact with stage manager regarding needed repairs as they arise
  • Be prepared to be available for productions with complicated running needs
  • Be present for performances unless otherwise indicated
  • Organize student crews for strike and removal of all scenic elements from the theatre
  • Perform necessary repair, maintenance, or replacement of equipment as needed
  • Interface with Work-study coordinator regarding accuracy of Student Time Sheets
  • Rectify all budget expenditures, charged expenses and petty cash expenditures
  • Providing fast, professional and courteous food & beverage service to all guests
  • Sets up and maintains food, beverage and cleanliness of assigned area
  • Must work rapidly and remain calm during peak periods
Qualifications for theatre
  • Working knowledge of PC and Macintosh based productivity software, functional familiarity with industry standard theatrical software and able to learn other software as needed
  • Able to lift, push or pull objects up to 100 pounds using appropriate tools, safely climb stairs and ladders, and use Genie lifts
  • Able to maintain a flexible work schedule, which may include irregular and extended working hours
  • Maintain proper pour levels to maintain quality and liquor costs
  • Break down and clean service bar and any tables accordingly
  • Help set up stock and maintain bar area

Theatre Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a theatre. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for theatre
  • Planning and organizing the installation, execution and removal of all lighting elements for all academic and professional shows/events
  • Oversees and plans maintenance and repair of all lighting equipment for the Center
  • Supervision of student workers, and/or professional contractors
  • Instructs student crew members during production lab hours, including lighting console programming and the mentoring of student lighting designers and technicians
  • Create and/or maintain and modify lighting plots and paperwork as needed for all academic and professional shows using Vectorworks and Lightwright
  • Designs the lighting for AMC academic productions and professional events as required
  • Contributing to the planning and execution of performing arts projects from the outset and through all project stages
  • Providing support of design, specification and non-licensed engineering services for the design components of performing arts projects including lighting, performance sound, video and communications and performance machinery and rigging
  • Participating in the design and specification of theatre equipment and help plan the building from the perspective of venue operations and production
  • Drafting architectural lighting specifications and drawings
Qualifications for theatre
  • Prior bartending/server experience
  • Strong customer service skills and ability to handle high volume required
  • Please note this position is located at the Chicago Theater in Chicago, Illinois
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  • Create market analysis of developing markets
  • Building key information in the Customer Relations Management system

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