Overview

First Folio Theatre, in Oak Brook, Illinois, is looking for a Technical Director for its upcoming production of HENRY Von our outdoor stage.

Position to begin by end of May (flexible).
Construction will take place at First Folio at Mayslake Peabody Estate in Oak Brook.
If working off-hours, schedule will need to be coordinated with Producer to ensure TD has access to the building.
Install must begin in early June and have initial phase completed by June 19.
Finish work may continue as needed but will have to work with and around sound, set dressing, and lighting.
Tech begins July 2. Previews begin July 10. Show opens July 13

Responsibilities include –
Construction of scenic elements: erection of multiple units of scaffolding (may be metal or wooden), hanging of multiple units of canvas drops, creation and installation of a wooden arch
Some very simple base painting as necessary.
Be available for note calls during tech rehearsal as needed. This should be minimal.

TD must have strong scenic carpentry skills and the ability to supervise skilled and unskilled labor.
We have one general tech assistant with moderately strong skills, a scenic artist for painting the faux stone arch, and a crew of 5-8 interns.
Set strike duties included, on August 19 & 20

General tech assistant and interns will assist with strike
First Folio Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Instructions to Apply:

Please send letter of interest and resume to Kate Danziger at kdanziger@firstfolio.org with subject line "Henry TD Application".

To apply for this job email your details to drice@firstfolio.org

Pay Range: $2750