Summer Technical Director

Website Santa Cruz Shakespeare

SCS is a professional repertory company at an outdoor theatre.

Company: Santa Cruz Shakespeare (Santa Cruz, CA) is an outdoor repertory company with sweeping views of the Monterey Bay.
Term: Seasonal
Dates: April TBD 2023 Begin Remote Advance Work (Part-Time, 40-50 hours total)
June 6 – June 29, 2023 Begin on-site prep work in Santa Cruz, CA (Open Venue, Load-In, Build)
June 30 -July 30, 2023 Tech & Open 3 Shows
*Additional work be possible if interested
Compensation: Rate is $30 per hour
Housing: Housing Subsidy and assistance with finding accommodations may be available.

The Technical Director is responsible for safely and effectively producing all the scenery for the SCS season, while also overseeing the different technical departments, including lighting, costumes, props, sound, and effects. Some of the duties include budgeting for all scenery, producing technical drawings, purchasing the materials, attending meetings, scheduling, supervising, and building the scenery.

Candidates must also be able to lift 50 pounds, work safely on a ladder, and be able to work outside. Please email a cover letter, resume, and references. Full Job Description.

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Nonprofit Connection Santa Cruz County is a 501(c)3 corporation, Federal Tax ID# 87-2130376

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