Script Supervisor/Assistant Director

Website Writers Theatre

This world premiere musical revue—created by Felicia P. Fields and Ron OJ Parson—honors and celebrates the great Blues artists of the past, including Bessie Smith, Big Mama Thornton, Howlin’ Wolf and more! Grab your drink, take your seat and enjoy the riffs, rhythms and rapport of a seasoned band of musicians as they do what they do best: swap stories, belt the Blues and put on one helluva show.

As script supervisor, the applicant will be expected to attend all rehearsals and manage the development of the concert song list and script. Applicants should have experience in the rehearsal room, be detail oriented, and adaptable. This position will work closely with the creative team and producing team throughout the rehearsal and tech process and will be responsible for tracking and communicating script and score changes throughout the process. This is a great opportunity for emerging artists to work with a nationally recognized creative team in a CAT Tier 5 theatre. **** Must be a local hire.****

DATES:

1st Rehearsal – Tue 5/24/22

1st Tech – Thu 6/16/22

Final Dress – Wed 6/22/22

1st Preview – Thu 6/23/22

Opening – Fri 7/1/22

Rehearsals will generally take place Tue through Sat, with Sundays and Mondays off (subject to change). Daytime rehearsals. There are no 10 out of 12’s during tech.

For information about working at Writers Theater go to the following resources:

https://www.writerstheatre.org/working-at-wt

https://www.writerstheatre.org/edi-at-wt

To promote the health and safety of all participants, Writers Theatre requires that all members of the cast, crew, production team, and staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. (Full vaccination is defined as receiving both doses of a two-dose vaccine or a single-dose vaccine at least two weeks prior to an individual’s first day of work on the project.)

Instructions to Apply:

Please submit your information and resume at the following form: https://bit.ly/PearlsWT-Script-AD. Writers Theatre is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.

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Pay Rate/Range*: $2,000 stipend
Organization Address: 325 Tudor Ct, Glencoe IL 60022
Organization Contact Name: Katie Galetti
Organization Email Contact: kgaletti@writerstheatre.org