Lighting Designer and Board Operator

Website Northbrook Park District

We are hiring a Theatre Lighting Designer & Technician to program, troubleshoot and run the board for ouir Northbrook Theatre Youth Company production of Newsies at our Northbrook Theatre.

Production meetings begin in July. Tech rehearsals begin October 15th, with performances October 25-29th.

This position entails an hourly pay rate for production meetings, programming time, rehearsals and performances, and a stipend. Hourly rate is $15 for in-person time (production meeting, programming time, attending rehearsals and performances).

Duties & Responsibilities: Complete lighting design on a preset plot in coordination with the show director and production staff, lighting console programming and troubleshooting and playback of light cues during show tech rehearsals and performances.

We request an applicant with an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in Technical Theatre with an emphasis in lighting and sound or significant (2+) years in a similar position, and able to work independently and efficiently and possess strong organizational skills.

We are looking for one designer specifically for the August Community Musical show, but also want to consider applicants for future positions in 2022 and beyond.

Instructions to Apply:

Please apply through our Northbrook Park District website

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Pay Rate/Range*: $1,375-1,575
Organization Address: 3323 Walters Ave. Northbrook IL 60062
Organization Contact Name: Kyle Gyondla
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