Production Jobs

Goodman Theatre is currently seeking to fill the following positions to work as part of the Production Team:


Production Assistant

Posted: June 14, 2017

Reports to: Stage Management

Dates Required: per show Fall 2017

The Goodman Theatre seeks Production Assistants to work with Equity Stage Managers for the 2017/2018 Season in the Owen Theatre. The Production Assistant will be an essential member of the Stage Management Team in rehearsals working with exciting directors, designers and actors. Applicants should have training in stage management procedures and practices, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive and professional.

By dedicating itself to three guiding principles—quality, diversity and community— the Goodman Theatre seeks to be the premier cultural organization in Chicago, providing productions and programs that make an essential contribution to the quality of life in our city.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Stage Manager in pre-production and daily setup of rehearsal and support as necessary to ensure rehearsals run smoothly
  • Maintain up-to-date paperwork and Assist Stage Manager with preparation of rehearsal notes and reports
  • Attend weekly production meetings and report on the status of the show to Goodman Theatre production staff

This is an hourly position.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references to: Production Assistant Search to this link or 170 N. Dearborn St. Chicago IL 60601. Please indicate in the cover letter how you heard about this position.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.