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Audio Engineer: Matilda the Musical–IMMEDIATE START
(posted 1/15/2020)

New Stage Theatre is seeking an Audio Engineer for its upcoming production of MATILDA THE MUSICAL. Ideal candidates should have previous live sound mixing experience and a working knowledge of theatrical sound design.

Interested candidates should send email with a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to submissions@newstagetheatre.com by January 17, 2020 or call 601-948-3533 ext. 224 for more information.

Full Audio Engineer Job Description


Production Stage Manager
(posted 1/15/2020)

New Stage Theatre is seeking a full-time Production Stage Manager for immediate employment.

New Stage Theatre, a professional theatre in Jackson, Mississippi, is seeking an experienced Production Stage Manager for all mainstage shows for the upcoming season. The Production Stage Manager will work with the eight-member production staff on all Mainstage Productions, working with theatre leadership to coordinate all aspects of stage management, including oversight of rehearsals, volunteers, and overseeing all on and off stage activities involved with production, working closely with the shows’ directors, technical director, and designers. He or she tracks and manages all logistics of operation and communication as it pertains to the production, and ensures the proper execution of schedule and cues, aligning with the vision and intention of the director and designers. There are additional administrative duties and post-performance assignments when the theatre is not in production.

The ideal candidate will have strong collaboration, communication and technical skills, be able to maintain high quality and standards, and a safe and supportive work environment. Previous professional experience required and BA/BFA. This position reports to the Artistic Director. Salary is competitive, based on experience. Benefits included.

Start date: ASAP

Interested candidates should send email with a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to submissions@newstagetheatre.com by January 31, 2020.

Stage Manager Full Job Description 2019-2020


Sound Designer/Production Associate
(Posted 1/17/2020)

New Stage Theatre is seeking a full-time Sound Designer/Production Associate for immediate employment.

The Sound Designer/Production Associate will work with the 8-member production staff on all Mainstage Productions to coordinate all aspects of sound; including design for some main stage productions, oversight of board operators; live mixing of musical productions; maintaining sound and projection equipment; assisting with sound set up for education productions and education activities; maintaining and setting up all communication devices needed for technical rehearsals and performance runs; and overseeing all sound needs for rehearsals and other events.  The Sound Designer/Production Associate will assist the production manager and technical director with the general operation of the theatre.

The ideal candidate will have strong collaboration, communication and technical skills, be able to demonstrate high quality and standards; and a maintain a safe and supportive work environment.    Applicants should have previous professional experience; Working knowledge of professional theatrical sound design; familiarity with band setup for small pits and/or orchestras; proficiency in programs including but not limited to: Excel, Word, Dropbox, Audacity and QLab; the ability to manage shifting and competing priorities; and knowledge of projectors.

Previous experienced required and BA/BFA.  This position reports to the Artistic Director and Production Manager.  Salary is competitive, based on experience. Benefits included.

Interested candidates should send email with a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to submissions@newstagetheatre.com by January 31, 2020.

Sound Designer/Production Associate Full Job Description


Assistant Costumer
(Posted 1/17/2020)

New Stage Theatre is seeking to fill the part-time position of Assistant Costumer. Reporting directly to the Resident Costume Designer and Artistic Director, the Assistant Costumer will be assigned sewing and maintenance duties for each production.  The position is for 25 weekly daytime hours.  The hourly pay is $10/hour.

The ideal candidate will have strong collaboration, communication and technical sewing skills, be able to maintain high quality and standards and a safe and supportive work environment.   Applicants should have previous experience.

Interested candidates should send email with a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to submissions@newstagetheatre.com by January 31, 2020.

Assistant Costumer Full Job Description


Assistant Technical Director

New Stage Theatre is seeking a full-time Assistant Technical Director/Design Assistant for immediate employment.

Start date: ongoing

Assistant Technical Director Full Job Description

Interested candidates should send email with a cover letter, résumé, and a list of three references to submissions@newstagetheatre.com