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FESTIVAL STAGE CREW

We are currently looking to appoint Festival Stage Crew for the Fringe Festival period in August to be responsible for the get-ins, fit-ups, turnarounds and get-outs of all of productions and events at the Traverse Theatre.

As a team, the Crew will be responsible for the smooth turnarounds of all scenic aspects of the productions in both theatres (Traverse 1 and Traverse 2) and events in the rest of the building including but not limited to anything from dance floors, flats, flown scenery and revolves to stage decks, furniture and props.

These are very physical roles with a fair amount of lifting and carrying. A working
knowledge of theatre is essential as is the ability to work under pressure. Please note: these are non-technical roles and are within the Stage department of the Theatre.

The crew will be made up of a team of 9 people who will report to the Crew Chief and ultimately the Head of Stage.

The working week will be 48 hours with one day off per week. Any additional hours will be paid at single time. The role will run from 26th July to 24th August. This role is not suitable for anyone with other festival commitments.

To apply for this post please download the application pack and submit your application by the deadline below.

Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Monday 5 May 2014.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 19 May 2014.
  

FESTIVAL STAGE CREW CHIEF

We are currently looking to appoint a Festival Stage Crew Chief for the Fringe Festival period in August to be responsible for allocation of Stage Crew during fit ups and turnarounds, making sure crew get appropriate breaks, keeping records of turnaround duties and deputising for the Head of Stage in their absence.

The Stage Crew will be made up of a team of 9 people who will report to the Stage Crew
Chief and ultimately the Head of Stage.

Along with the crew they are responsible for the get-ins, fit-ups, turnarounds and get-outs
of all of productions and events at the Traverse Theatre.

As a team, the Stage Crew will be responsible for the smooth turnarounds of all scenic aspects of the productions in both theatres (Traverse 1 and Traverse 2) and events in the rest of the building including but not limited to anything from dance floors, flats, flown scenery and revolves to stage decks, furniture and props.

This is a very physical role with a fair amount of lifting and carrying. A working knowledge of theatre, especially the stage department is essential as is the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines. Please note: these are non-technical roles and are within the Stage department of the Theatre.

The working week will be 48 hours with one day off per week. Any additional hours will be paid at single time. The role will run from 21st July to 24th August. This role is not suitable for anyone with other festival commitments.

To apply for this post please download the application pack and submit your application by the deadline below.

Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Monday 5 May 2014.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 19 May 2014.

Festival Stage Crew

Festival Stage Crew Chief

 

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