Title Assistant Stage Manager
Organization Houston Grand Opera
Closing Date
Location Houston, TX
Information

Job Title: Assistant Stage Manager
Department: Production
Reports To: Production Stage Manager
Classification: Non-Exempt

SUMMARY
The Assistant Stage Manager facilitates and coordinates all aspects of HGO performance activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Coordinates and manages the stage during rehearsals and performances of assigned shows, directing backstage crew and providing cues for
performers as necessary.
• Prepares all necessary rehearsal, performance, and production documentation for the running and archiving of assigned productions.
• Prepares and maintains rehearsal spaces and inventory for HGO performance activities.
• With Production Stage Manager, maintains rehearsal room safety and safe practices.
• Assists Stage Manager as needed for assigned productions.

OTHER DUTIES
Provides administrative support for Production Stage Manager and Technical Department as needed.

ESSENTIAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre and previous stage management experience preferred. Must read music fluently. Excellent organizational,
analytical, and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail. Must be able to manage multiple tasks and projects, and must possess
excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Available for evening and weekend work.

SPECIAL JOB CHARACTERISTICS
Candidate must be highly motivated self-starter with strong organizational skills. Must be a team player. Requires strong verbal/written
communication ability. Knowledge of, or familiarity with technical, wardrobe, lighting, wig and make-up areas in opera a considerable advantage.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
To apply for this position:  https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2844522

Please visit Houston Grand Opera’s job board at www.houstongrandopera.org/work.

RESUMES ACCEPTED UNTIL FILLED.

Houston Grand Opera is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates for employment are considered without regard to race, color, sex, creed,
religion, national origin, sexual preference, age, non-job related disability, or marital status.

Website https://houstongrandopera.com