PROPERTIES DEPARTMENT

Properties Supervisor

May 15 arrive / August 2 depart

$4,000 stipend / up to $300 travel / single occupancy dorm housing  / 14 meals a week

Minimum Requirements: Advanced skills in management, scheduling, bookkeeping, and budgeting.  Proficient in woodworking and painting.  Knowledge of  molding & casting and finishing techniques.  General knowledge of period style.  The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, safety conscious, and a team player with at least two years of professional experience in properties management, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Responsible for:

  • Communicate with stage managers and directors to maintain a consistently up to date properties list and rehearsal properties needs

  • Issue call times and coordinate crew member schedules around changeoover and run crew responsibilities

  • Oversee the department's budget, including any purchases made in stores or online and turning in receipts and purchasing sheets

  • Maintain organization of tools in the shop and properties in stock storage

  • Assist with the construction and/or acquistion of properties for the children's production and other auxiliary shows

  • Performing all duties within the parameters of the allotted budget and production schedule

  • Assisting with company strike 

  • Participate in opening night discussions

 

Assistant Properties Supervisor

May 15 arrive / August 2 depart

$3,000 stipend / up to $300 travel / double occupancy dorm housing  / 14 meals a week

Minimum Requirements:  Proficient in woodworking and painting.  Knowledge of  molding & casting and finishing techniques.  General knowledge of period style.  The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, safety conscious, and a team player with at least two years of professional experience in properties management, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Responsible for:

  • Assisting the properties master in all areas, including any purchases made in stores or online and turning in receipts and purchasing sheets

  • Maintain organization of tools in the shop and properties in stock storage

  • Assist with the construction and/or acquistion of properties for the children's production and other auxiliary shows

  • Performing all duties within the parameters of the allotted budget and production schedule

  • Assisting with company strike 

  • Participate in opening night discussions
     

Properties Artisan (2)

May 19 arrive / August 2 depart

$3,000 stipend / up to $300 travel / double occupancy dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Minimum Requirements: Art experience and creative skills preferred. Advanced skills in woodworking and painting. Skills in molding & casting, paint finishing techniques, and paper projects.  General knowledge of period style.  The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, safety conscious, and a team player with at least one year of professional experience in properties and construction, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Responsible for:

  • Assisting  in construction and/or acquisition of all properties for the four-show rotating repertory season, children’s show, and auxilliary shows

  • Performing all duties within the parameters of the allotted budget and production schedule

  • Serve on properties running and change-over crew

  • Participating in opening night discussions

  • Participate in company strike 

 

 To apply fill out the Technical Submission Form
For more information contact: texasshakespeare@gmail.com
Application Deadline: January 31st, 2023