Assistant Stage Manager

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago

Website Midsommer Flight

High quality, accessible Shakespeare in Chicago communities

Midsommer Flight seeks Assistant Stage Managers for upcoming immersive production of TWELFTH NIGHT at the Lincoln Park Conservatory. There will be 2 ASMs who will help the SM run the show as well as handle crowd control during the production. All cast, crew, and audience members will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination to participate in the project / attend a performance.

Rehearsals begin October 4
OFF for Thanksgiving from Mon 11/22 – Sat 11/27
Tech runs from November 28 – December 1, Preview December 2
Performances run December 3 – December 19
Additional Monday performances may be added on Dec 6, 13, and 20

TWELFTH NIGHT is an annual holiday tradition at Midsommer Flight going back to 2015 (except 2020 due to COVID). Photos and reviews of past TWELFTH NIGHTs are available to view on the company’s website. Performing inside the Lincoln Park Conservatory during December when it is decorated for the holidays is truly magical. This will be the first time Midsommer Flight is adapting the show to be an immersive experience.

Midsommer Flight places a high priority on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility (more at in all aspects of its work, both onstage and off. Candidates of all backgrounds, races/ethnicities, genders, and/or sexual orientations are strongly encouraged to apply.

Instructions to Apply:

To apply, please email Producing Artistic Director Beth Wolf at with resume and note of interest.

To apply for this job email your details to

Pay Rate/Range*: $200.00