Production Manager / ME needed for workshop festival in NYC

New Ohio Theatre
New York, NY 10014

Job Details


New Ohio Theatre (located in Manhattan’s West Village) develops and presents bold new work from New York’s independent theatre community. We believe that the best of this community, the small artist-driven companies who operate without a permanent theatrical home, are actively expanding the theatrical boundaries of the American theatre. We use our development and presenting programs to nurture, strengthen, and promote this community for NYC’s most adventurous theater audiences.

The New Ohio seeks a Production Manager who will primarily work as an ME for our Producers Club festival of work-in-progress showings. For Producers Club, 3 companies each get 3 days in the theatre, including 2 public performances. Jan. 28-Feb. 6 (plus Feb. 13).

Duties include: Communicate with companies before load-in, hang basic plot, set up sound, and troubleshoot for 9 days. Knowledge of video projection a plus.

There will be 1 additional dedicated technician for the run and a small crew for load in and strike. No real carp skills needed.  

The Producers Club schedule is:

Festival load-in: 
Mon., Jan. 28. 9 am – 3 pm

Company 1
Load in/tech: Tues., Jan. 29   10 am – 10pm
tech/Perf 1: Wed., Jan. 30    12 pm – 10 pm
Perf 2: Thurs., Jan. 31         5 pm – strike

Company 2
Load in/tech: Fri., Feb. 1   10 am – 10 pm
tech/Perf 1: Sat., Feb. 2   12 pm – 10 pm
Perf 2: Sun., Sun. Feb 3   5 pm – strike

Company 3
Load in/tech: Mon., Feb. 4    10 am – 10 pm
tech/Perf 1: Tues., Feb. 5     12 pm – 10 pm
Perf 2: Wed. Feb 6              5 pm – strike

Festival Strike: Wed., Feb. 13 time TBA

Stipend is $800. Please contact Jaclyn at [email protected]


January 28, 2019 – February 6, 2019



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