Two River Theater
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Production Assistant, PM Assistant, and CM Assistant
Two River Theater, a mid-sized professional LORT theater, one hour from New York City, is seeking Production Assistant, Production Management Assistant, and Company Management Assistant applicants for our 2019-2020 season.
The Assistants are part of Two River’s Junior Staff, a program that is a springboard for young professionals at the start of their career. The program offers practical applications in multiple career fields. The season long positions-in-residence are supported by mentors who help them learn and connect with leading industry professionals, allowing them to grow within their specific fields.
Two River Theater is dedicated to the goal of building an equitable and culturally diverse work environment and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.
Work as an integral part of the stage management team from pre-production through closing of each show in the season. Responsibilities include but aren’t limited to: setting up rehearsal spaces, keeping up-to-date paperwork, contributing to a productive and positive artistic environment, serving as liaison between Two River Theater production staff and visiting artists, and assisting with day to day stage management duties as assigned. Candidates must have training in stage management procedures and practices, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional. Contract dates are early August through late June.
Production Management Assistant
Work as an integral part of the production management team. Responsibilities include but aren’t limited to: basic office book-keeping and payment of bills, calendaring, fielding inquiries about the rental of the building, contracting, facilitating pre-event communications and meetings between renters and theater staff, serving as point person on the day of rental events, and working as part of the company management team. Experience working special events and in an office setting is helpful. Candidates should be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional with a willingness to learn. A valid driver’s license is preferred. Contract dates are July 1 through late June, 2020.
Company Management Assistant
Responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to: functioning as the main point of contact for guest artists while they are in town, facilitating grocery runs, tracking and processing comp ticket requests, maintaining company vehicles, turning over 10+ apartments between shows, and occasionally assisting with events. Candidates must have prior company or stage management experience and be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, professional, and have the ability to exhibit tact and grace in all situations. A valid driver’s license is required. Contract dates are July 1 through late June, 2020.
These seasonal positions include housing and a weekly salary of $275. Please send cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to Kayla Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
$275 a week