Overview

Theatre in the Dark seeks a Social Media Manager for its upcoming March/April 2021 online audio theatre production MOBY DICK IN THE DARK. Over the past few months, Theatre in the Dark has reached audiences in 40 states, 4 Canadian provinces, and 12 countries while nurturing its growing Chicago fanbase. We’re looking for a creative-thinking Social Media Manager interested in maximizing Theatre in the Dark’s ability to reach audiences in Chicago and beyond while the production runs online through April. This position is flexible and mostly independent (while working in collaboration with other producers), meaning candidates are mostly free to work at their own pace.

Responsibilities:

–Collaborate with Producing Artistic Director to create social media plan through April

–Coordinate Theatre in the Dark’s Social Media Presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

–Basic Graphic Design for posts

–Generate and implement ideas and strategies for increased interactivity with potential audience members through social media

–Collaborate with other producers to showcase existing content and verbiage.

–Submit final social media report.

Theatre in the Dark operates as a joint-stock producing group, with all personnel (including Artists) receiving a guaranteed base honorarium plus percentages of the production’s profits in lieu of traditional compensation.

Theatre in the Dark is committed to equal pay for equal work, and invites candidates of all backgrounds and life experiences to apply.

To request a script draft or a detailed project calendar, please email info@theatreinthedark.com with the subject line “ATTN: script calendar request”. Applicants are encouraged to apply ASAP, as we are actively seeking to fill this position.

Instructions to Apply:

To apply, please email info@theatreinthedark.com with the subject line “ATTN: Social Media Manager”. Please include:
1) a resume
2) a recent headshot or photo
3) a short cover letter letting us know a bit about you; and any applicable experience in either audio theatre, social media, or other relevant information.

To apply for this job email your details to info@theatreinthedark.com

Pay Rate/Range*: Joint-Stock Production Percentage
Organization Contact Name: Corey Bradberry, Producing Artistic Director
Organization Email Contact: info@theatreinthedark.com