Chicago Shakespeare Theater is seeking Sound Crew for the Shakespeare in the Parks Summer tour. The tour will visit parks throughout the city of Chicago with a mobile stage unit. The sound crew will consist of an A1 and an A2, we are currently hiring for both positions. Crew will assist with load-in and load out of the production and stage as well as setting up and running sound needs for the show. Qualified candidates will have a working knowledge of theatrical sound equipment, terminology, and products, be able to execute tasks efficiently and accurately, and work as part of a team. Crew members will be present for load-in, run of show, and load out for each park. Candidates must be able to lift up to 75 pounds, be comfortable working outdoors, and have a valid driver’s license.
Position dates: July 8 – August 18
Position is paid hourly, 25-40 hours a week. Dates worked will be set at beginning of the contract, but hours will vary based on the week.
Qualified candidates should submit statement of interest and resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org formatted as .pdf or in MS Word, please. Chicago Shakespeare is committed to building diversity and inclusion onstage and throughout the organization. We especially encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.