Thank you so much for your interest in Northern Stage!
Actors: We do not accept unsolicited submissions but instead run EPA auditions annually in the spring in New York and locally in White River Junction. All are announced through Actor’s Equity. Please also keep an eye out for non-Equity local auditions in June. Information will be posted here on the jobs page of our website. You can also sign up for our e-newsletters as we frequently announce auditions and job postings there as well.
All other employment (musicians, choreographers, administrative staff, production staff, stage management, etc.): Northern Stage posts job opportunities on OffStageJobs.com, Playbill.com, or ArtSearch.com and here on the jobs page of our website. You can also sign up for our e-newsletters as we frequently announce auditions and job postings there as well. Please DO NOT submit your resume if you do not meet the qualifications; it will be discarded without reply.
Non-Equity Local Auditions
Non-Equity Local Auditions are typically held in June. Auditions for the 2018-19 Season are over. Please check back for information on the 2019-20 non-equity local auditions, which will happen in June of 2019.
Northern Stage in White River Junction, VT seeks a Company Manager. Northern Stage is a LORT D 240 seat regional theater in VT, producing 6 mainstage shows, 4 educational productions, and 4-6 other events year-round, with the mainstage season falling between the months of August and May. The Company Manager reports directly to the Finance/Administrative Manager, and also shares an indirect reporting relationship to the Production Manager as needed.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Coordinate housing and travel for all Northern Stage Employees, Contractors, and Guest Artists
Liaise with NS Employees/Contractors for certain marketing and administrative needs: updating company contact sheets, bios & headshots for the program, production photos, etc.
Help Coordinate volunteer events that involve the staff and show-specific guests
Coordinate food and set-up/break-down for company and show events: meet and greets, tech, strike, preview week, photo calls, company meetings, other events as needed
Function as Company Housing coordinator
Ongoing NS employee/contractor support
Ongoing company housing and company car support
On-call support in case of emergencies with Employees, Contractors, and Guest Artists
Responsible for the spending and tracking of the company management budget under the guidance of the production manager
Keep track of office and cleaning supplies/office equipment & weekly Staples orders
Assist Finance/Administrative Manager with finance needs as needed. Examples includes reconciling credit statements, distribution/mailing of checks, etc.
Contracting: collaborate with the finance/administrative manager
Human Resources: employee orientations, workman’s comp and accident claim processing
Previous experience in Company Management desired but not required.
BA or BFA in theater desired but not required.
Demonstrated ability to communicate and collaborate effectively.
Good time management.
Capacity to solve problems.
Good communication skills – Must be a team player.
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail.
Valid driver’s license. Transporting company members is a significant part of this position.
The ideal candidate is a problem-solver with a positive attitude and excellent organizational and time-management skills. This position works nights and weekends as the schedule requires. Standard work days are Monday – Friday, 9:30am-5:30pm. Starting salary for this position is $350/week, plus pet-friendly (up to 30 lbs.) housing valued at $250/week within walking distance of the theater (all utilities/internet included).
Start date as soon as possible. Position open until filled.
To apply, send cover letter, resume, and three professional references in PDF format to Shannon Fox, Finance & Administrative Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org and include the words “Company Manager Search” in the subject.. To learn more about Northern Stage, please visit our website: http://www.northernstage.org. No Phone calls please.