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Theatre Row

Production and Technical Manager

 

Theatre Row, a program of the non-profit Building for the Arts (BFA), is an Off-Broadway multi-theater complex in the heart of the Theater District that serves as an affordable home for performing artist organizations, and a lively, accessible venue for diverse audiences.

Located just two blocks from Times Square, Theatre Row’s six theaters, five rehearsal studios, and nine offices are rented by over 100 theatre and performance arts companies each year, bringing over 125,000 patrons to Theatre Row annually.

Theatre Row is seeking a full time (exempt) Production and Technical Manager. Reporting directly to the Director of Theatre Operations, the Production and Technical Manager is an active member of Theatre Row’s senior team, and is responsible for all aspects of the production department at Theatre Row.

Responsibilities of the Production and Technical Manager include but are not limited to:

  • Hiring and supervising production staff
  • Collaborating on the creation of, and supervising production department budgets
  • Creating and managing production calendars in collaboration with General Management
  • Overseeing the successful and timely execution of all production elements for TR rentals and companies in residence
  • Advancing Theatre Row and BFA’s commitments to inclusion, equity, and diversity in its production staff
  • Ensuring that the production staff culture is positive, efficient, inclusive and collaborative
  • Acquiring and/or maintaining up-to-date FDNY fire guard certifications (F-03 and S-95)
  • Some flexibility around evening and weekend hours will be required, dependent on production schedule and production team staffing needs

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years supervisory experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrable experience of theater production with a working knowledge of all areas
  • Sound creative judgment, excellent problem-solving skills, and attentiveness to detail
  • Excellent time management skills, including managing a high volume of work and attending to numerous projects concurrently
  • Strong commitment to current best Health and Safety practices
  • Ability to work under pressure and adapt to changing priorities
  • Ability to read and disseminate information from design drawings
  • Sound computer skills including G-Suite, Dropbox, Microsoft office
  • Ability to remain mobile for long periods (4+ hours) of time
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Must be available to work extended work hours at times, including nights and weekends

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of AEA, USA, AFM, SDC and LORT agreements
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion
  • On or Off-Broadway experience as a Production Manager, Building & Facilities Manager, and/or Technical Director (or equivalent)
  • Working knowledge of computer drafting programs (AutoCAD, Vectorworks)
  • Experience managing a multi venue theatre
  • Working knowledge of NYC commercial and non-profit theatres & producers

 

Compensation: Salary is $63,000-$70,000/year commensurate with experience. This is a full-time exempt position. In addition to the base salary, BFA offers full-time employees a generous benefits package, including medical and dental, commuter benefits, FSA, 403b, PTO, and bereavement and parental leave offerings.

 

To apply: please send cover letter and resume to: jobs@theatrerow.org with the subject line “PTM APPLICATION: [Your Name]” 

Resume (no more than 2 pages) and Cover Letter (no more than 1 page), should be sent in one combined PDF file, and be named “PTM_Lastname_Firstname”. Please submit materials in this format in order to ensure they will be reviewed.

All employees of Theatre Row are required to provide proof of boosted vaccination, in addition to regular testing protocol to enter the building.

Application Deadline: Submissions will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis through July 20, 2022, or until filled.

Theatre Row is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in recruitment or employment on the base of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Theater Row is a program of the non-profit Building for the Arts (www.bfany.org). As an organization we embrace the following core values:

  • Inclusion: Embrace diversity within the mosaic of our community
  • Collaboration: Elevate a multiplicity of ideas and establish trusting relationships
  • Respect: Ensure authentic and consistent regard for the experiences, thoughts and opinions of all
  • Impact: Enact the change we seek to make in the world and celebrate moments of triumph
  • Creativity: Model and encourage avenues for innovative expression and exploration

For more information about our Mission, Vision and values please visit us at https://bfany.org/about.

 

Theatre Row

Associate House Manager

Theatre Row, a program of the non-profit Building for the Arts, is an Off-Broadway multi-theater complex in the heart of the Theater District that serves as an affordable home for performing artist organizations, and a lively, accessible venue for diverse audiences.

Located just two blocks from Times Square, Theatre Row’s six theaters, five rehearsal studios, and nine offices are rented by over 100 theatre and performance arts companies each year, bringing over 125,000 patrons to Theatre Row annually.

Theatre Row is seeking 1-2 part time Associate House Managers (AHMs) to begin ASAP. AHMs will work 12-29 hours a week.

This position is paid a base rate of $18, and is paid $19/hr for lead shifts (AHM will become eligible for lead shifts as soon as they receive an FDNY F-03 Fireguard certification). The position does not qualify for benefits.

Preference will be given to applicants with consistent availability from 9:00a – 3:30p on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays

Responsibilities of the Associate House Manager include but are not limited to:

  • Greeting patrons and directing them to their destination within the complex
  • Scanning tickets for ticketed events, monitoring the front door for non-ticketed events
  • Communicating building policies both to patrons and to the stage management and front of house teams of multiple companies.
  • Ensuring all companies within the complex are adhering to fire safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintain cleanliness of public areas including lobby, lounge and bathrooms throughout public hours.
  • Ensure patron compliance with Theatre Row and city mandated COVID-19 regulations

 

Required qualifications:

  • Customer service experience
  • Able to lift 50lbs, sit, stand and walk for extended periods of time including up and down multiple sets of stairs.
  • Proven ability to remain calm under pressure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the non-profit and commercial theatre industry
  • NYFD F-03 Fireguard license
  • Active CPR Certification
  • Experience working at a multi-venue theatre
  • Experience working in a front of house role at a live entertainment venue

 

 

To apply: please send cover letter and resume to: jobs@theatrerow.org with the subject line “AHM APPLICATION: [Your Name]” 

Resume and Cover Letter should each be one page or shorter, be sent in one combined PDF file, and be named “AHM_Lastname_Firstname” No CVs, please. Submissions not received in this format are not guaranteed to be reviewed.

We are specifically looking for cover letters to highlight applicant’s abilities, experience, and attitudes regarding customer service. Please do not send a headshot. No calls will be accepted.

All employees of Theatre Row will be required to provide proof of boosted vaccination to enter the building, in addition to regular testing protocol.

Application Deadline: Rolling.

Theatre Row is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in recruitment or employment on the base of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Theater Row is a program of the non-profit Building for the Arts (www.bfany.org). As an organization we embrace the following core values:

  • Inclusion: Embrace diversity within the mosaic of our community
  • Collaboration: Elevate a multiplicity of ideas and establish trusting relationships
  • Respect: Ensure authentic and consistent regard for the experiences, thoughts and opinions of all
  • Impact: Enact the change we seek to make in the world and celebrate moments of triumph
  • Creativity: Model and encourage avenues for innovative expression and exploration

For more information about our Mission, Vision and values please visit us at https://bfany.org/about.