Production Assistant

Production Assistant

CATEGORY: Technical

Fellowship for Performing Arts
New York, NY 10036

Job Details


Fellowship for the Performing Arts, a not-for-profit New York-based production company is looking for a Production Assistant for upcoming theatrical dates. 



Duties will consist of:

*Assisting as needed in all areas of running the production, including load-in and load out.


*Acting as liaison between the company and travel providers and being the onsite representative for all travel and logistics.  Distribute schedule information and troubleshoot any issues that arise. 


*Wardrobe supervising including care and cleaning, performance preparation and storage.  Pre-tour prep, fittings and shopping as needed.


*Coordinating company needs with venue in advance – e.g. dressing room assignments, wardrobe setup, et al.


*Ensuring that COVID guidelines are being followed by crew, cast and local crew and that all areas have been properly cleaned and are prepared for Company.  Facilitate COVID testing for cast and crew. 



The tour will run from August to December 2021, however this tour consists mostly of runouts, so not every week will be scheduled.


Must be fully vaccinated and have completed the two-week grace period after final vaccine dose.


This position requires someone who is self-motivated, pro-active, detail-oriented and organized with good communication skills, along with an abundance of patience and the personality necessary to maintain positive relationships with cast, crew and local personnel.  Live entertainment experience required, Company Management and/or Touring experience a plus.  Weekly minimum compensation is $900 for tour weeks. Actual weekly compensation may be higher depending on number of performances, etc. 


Please submit cover letter and resume to


August 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021





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