Non-AEA Stage Manager

  • Contract / Stipend
  • Chicago
  • February 28, 2023

Website Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre


Theo is a professional, not-for-profit, performing arts organization dedicated to building community and celebrating our shared humanity through the use of joyous art, meaningful stories, and powerful performances. Theo has been established to foster in the general public an appreciation of theatre and its effects on our culture and everyday lives, while expanding our capacity for empathy and uplifting our spirits.


Theo Ubique seeks experienced Stage Manager to join our team for our 2023 production of “Passing Strange”


Attending rehearsals, previews, and performances.
Creating rehearsal and performance reports.
Calling the show and operating the Lighting console and Qlab during all performances
Working with the Director, Production Manager and Actors throughout the rehearsal process to help create a welcoming and productive atmosphere for the rehearsal team. This includes tracking blocking, costumes and props, setting up the space, costume care, being on book for actors, running lines, and other duties as assigned.
Managing the ASM who run a backstage track during performances, which may include costume quick changes, props tracking, and assisting with performance pre-sets (if one is deemed necessary to hire).
Serve as the COVID liaison for the production including communication with our testing service and calculating cast members return to the process in conjunction with the Production Manager.


Theo Ubique requires proof of vaccination for all employees and follows all local, state, CDC guidelines.


Production Meetings begin February: 2023

Rehearsals: Monday, May 1st, 2023 – Thursday, June 1st, 2023 (Sunday – Thursday Evenings 6:30pm – 10:30pm)

Tech: Saturday, June 3rd, 2023 through Thursday, June 8th, 2023

Previews: Friday, June 9th, 2023 – Friday, June 16th, 2023

Press Opening: Saturday, June 17th, 2023

Company Opening: Sunday, June 18th, 2023

Performances Run: Thursday – Sunday (June 22nd – July 30th)

Closing: Sunday, July 30th, 2023

Instructions to Apply:

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Pay Rate/Range*: $1000 Stipend
Organization Contact Name: Matthew Chase
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