Deck Crew

Marriott Theatre seeks deck crew member for upcoming production of Kiss Me Kate.

Tech November 13-16. Previews begin November 17. 8 shows per week, Wednesdays through Sundays.

Exact schedule will be provided to interested parties.

To apply, please email your resume to Meg.Love@MarriottTheatre.com.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as an integral part of running crew in maintaining all scenic and prop items as well as running a deck crew track
  • Perform repairs/maintenance on scenic and prop elements (within reason) as deemed necessary by the Stage Manager or Production Management
  • Maintain clean and organized props
  • Maintain clean and organized Backstage storage areas
  • Maintain proper documentation of deck crew track
  • Preset props and scenic elements as needed before each show
  • Attend and track scene changes during full designer runs during rehearsal process
  • Problem solve backstage traffic and tracking of necessary props and scenery
  • Maintain proper inventory of necessary items for day-to-day running of each production
  • Assist Stage Management with put-ins and understudy rehearsals as necessary
  • Be a liaison as necessary with Front of House Staff

Preferred experience

  • Serve as an integral part of running crew in maintaining all scenic and prop items as well as running a deck crew track
  • Perform repairs/maintenance on scenic and prop elements (within reason) as deemed necessary by the Stage Manager or Production Management
  • Maintain clean and organized props
  • Maintain clean and organized Backstage storage areas
  • Maintain proper documentation of deck crew track
  • Preset props and scenic elements as needed before each show
  • Attend and track scene changes during full designer runs during rehearsal process
  • Problem solve backstage traffic and tracking of necessary props and scenery
  • Maintain proper inventory of necessary items for day-to-day running of each production
  • Assist Stage Management with put-ins and understudy rehearsals as necessary
  • Be a liaison as necessary with Front of House Staff

Expectations

  • Arrive to all calls in a punctual manner
  • Complete tasks and duties by each deadline
  • If a deadline cannot be met, communicate to Production Manager, and other appropriate personnel as early as possible.
  • Maintain a positive working environment while communicating and working alongside other Backstage Staff, Managers, and Hotel Staff
  • Uphold organizational values and play a leadership role in creating and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment. This includes participating in organizational anti-racism work and committing to implement these practices into daily business life.
  • Perform assigned and inherent tasks and duties in a positive manner

Communication flow

Position reports to Production Manager and Stage Manager.

Pay

$18/hr for rehearsals; $630 per week for performances. 1099 contract.