Florida Studio Theatre
Sarasota, FL 34236
LIGHTING SUPERVISOR/RESIDENT LIGHTING DESIGNER –
Start Date: May 2021
Florida Studio Theatre, a fast-paced and dynamic professional LORT D regional theatre in Sarasota, FL, is seeking highly qualified and experienced candidates for a Lighting Supervisor/Resident Lighting Designer position.
Florida Studio Theatre is working towards becoming a more anti-racist and inclusive theatre. FST is thus committed to developing a work environment that is reflective of the diverse world that it serves. Applicants from all populations and underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Consideration for employment will be given to all applicants without regard to race/ethnicity, gender identity/sexual orientation, age or ability.
· Supervise the training and work of the Lighting Intern who functions as the master electrician
· With the assistance of the Lighting Intern maintain all lighting equipment
· With the assistance of the Lighting Intern track and maintain the lighting inventory
· With the assistance of the Lighting Intern maintain and clean, organized and safe work/storage area
· Supervise all over hire crews for load-ins and strikes
Resident Lighting Designer:
· Design lights for Mainstage, Stage III and Cabaret productions as assigned
· Oversee the design work of the Lighting Intern on the smaller projects.
· Work along any guest Lighting Designers that may be hired by the theatre.
Applicants must have significant regional theatre lighting design experience (minimum of 5 years). Experience in Scenic Design and/or sound is helpful, but not required. FST annually produces 7 Mainstage shows, 6 Cabaret shows, 3 Stage III shows, 4 Children’s shows and numerous reading and workshops.
The Right Candidate will give 100%, be emotionally resilient and highly productive.
FST operates five stages, the 173 seat Keating Theatre, the 237 seat Gompertz Theatre, the 109 seat Goldstein Cabaret Theatre, the 110 seat John C. Court Cabaret Theatre and the 100 seat Bowne's Lab Theatre.
For more information, log onto our website at www.floridastudiotheatre.org
May 3, 2021 -