Assistant Stage Manager

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago
  • July 21, 2024

Website Chicago Opera Theater

Chicago Opera Theater is seeking an Assistant Stage Manager for LEONORA, by Ferdinando Paƫr, Giuseppe Maria Foppa, and Giacomo Cinti. More about the show can be found here:

Contract dates run from August 30 – October 6, with all rehearsals and performances at the Fine Arts Building, 410 S. Michigan Ave. Includes regular daytimes and evenings.

Applicants must have, or be willing to obtain with COT’s sponsorship, membership in AGMA (the union for opera singers, stage managers, and directors). AGMA has some reciprocity with AEA and SDC, which can reduce membership fees. More information on dues can be found here:

Union Dues and Reciprocal Agreements

Chicago Opera Theater is committed to inclusive hiring, and encourages artists of color, LGBTQIA+ artists, and artists with disabilities to apply.

Instructions to Apply:

Those interested should reach out to Josephine Kearns, Production Manager, at

To apply for this job email your details to

Pay Rate/Range*: $1189.70/week
Organization Contact Name: Josephine Kearns, Production Manager