Lighting Designer

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago
  • This position has been filled

Website PrideArts

Producing works that center on the queer experience.

PrideArts is looking for a LIGHTING DESIGNER for their US premier of Tango, written by Joel Tan.  Carol Ann Tan will be directing.

An elderly waitress at a Chinese restaurant in Singapore refuses to serve a same-sex couple and their adoptive son because of her religious beliefs. When a video of her actions is shared online, this erupts into vitriol, heated debates and a protest rally that rocks the country.

  • Rehearsals begin on Monday March  27, 2023.
  • Tech rehearsals begin on Monday April 24, 2023.
  • Previews are Thursday May 11 – Sunday May 14, 2023.
  • Opening on Monday May 15, 2023. Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 730p; Sunday at 3p.  There is one Wednesday performance on June 7, 2023.
  • Closing on Sunday June 11, 2023.

NOTE:  PrideArts will be updating the lighting grid in their theatre starting at the end of March.  Tango will be the first show to take advantage of this upgraded system.

Instructions to Apply:

Send resume to Include "Lighting" in the subject line.

Pay Rate/Range*: $525 stipend