Non Equity Stage Manager

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago

Website Open Space Arts

Fighting the evils of homophobia and anti-semitism

Open Space Arts / Queer Expression seeks non equity stage manager for LIGHT SWITCH by Dave Osmundsen, directed by Michael D. Graham.

Light Switch follows the story of Henry, an autistic gay man with a passion for 19th century British literature, and his quest for love and acceptance in a 21st century world.

Open Space Arts (OSA) is an equal opportunity, nonprofit corporation committed to serving a diverse population. OSA does not discriminate against individuals or groups on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, familial status, age, citizenship status, veteran status, or the presence of any disability in the administration of its policies, admissions, employment, volunteers, programs, contract services, or activities.

Open Space Arts’ Queer Expression program is dedicated to exploring and amplifying a broad range of queer voices (both modern and historical) to showcase the diversity and vibrancy of our community. Our goal is to foster understanding, acceptance, and empathy through engaging performances, readings, film screenings, workshops, and community outreach efforts. We are dedicated to championing the dignity of every individual, cultivating inclusive spaces where diverse voices are celebrated and authentic stories are told.

Time Commitment:

Rehearsals: Aug 12 –  September 12

Performances: Sept 13 – Sept 29 (Fri/Sat 7:30; Sun 2:00) Possible extension through Oct 13

Auditions, Rehearsals, and Performances will take place at Open Space Arts, 1411 W. Wilson, Chicago, IL


Instructions to Apply:

Send resume with note of interest and SM LIGHT in the subject line to

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Pay Rate/Range*: $200 - 350
Organization Address: 1411 W Wilson, Chicago, IL 60640
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