Job Opportunities

Musical Director

La Comedia Dinner Theatre is seeking a local Music Director for the upcoming production of Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up? as well as for future productions.
 
The Music Director is responsible for teaching all music to performers (including parts and playing piano in rehearsals) and coordinating with the Orchestrator about any necessary adjustments to rehearsal/performance tracks.
Rehearsals take place at La Comedia, 765 W Central Ave in Springboro.
 
Rehearsals: Mon – Sat Aug 29-Sept 10, 10AM-6PM
Tech: Mon Sept 12-Wed Sept 14, 10 AM-10 PM
Opening Performance: Thursday, Sept 15 at 12 PM.

Scene Shop Supervisor

La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, OH, is seeking a Scene Shop Supervisor. La Comedia is a 600-seat, non-Union house operating year-round for 45 years. The theatre produces 7-8 mainstage and 2-3 children’s theatre productions each year.
The Scene Shop Supervisor manages the day-to-day operations of the scene shop, serves as chief carpenter and fabricator of scenery, is the immediate supervisor of the shop technicians, and serves as a collaborator with the Production Manager and Designers in sharing ideas and methods of producing scenery and making that scenery operational.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Ability to work 40 hour work weeks including some weeks of evening or night shifts as required by production schedule.
– Adjust or expand technical/build drawings from designs.
– Serves as the lead carpenter in the construction and mounting of stage scenery for all productions.
– Overseeing good and safe day-to-day working conditions in the scene shop construction area and other work areas and the general appearance of those areas.
– Installation and maintenance of mechanical theatre devices including oleos and motorized scenic elements (will be instructed in methods)
– Lead the rigging of all scenic elements including sliders, drops and other scenic elements.
– Issuing daily work assignments to all shop personnel and ensuring shop schedules are met.
– Be available after hours for emergency troubleshooting and repairs of scenery and stage equipment as needed.
– Lead and supervise technicians during load-ins, post-production strike and storage/disposal of scenic elements.
– Install electrical elements on scenery as required by design.
– May have to work at heights, around moving machinery, and with exposure to noise, vibration, and dust.
– Move/carry theatrical scenery, wood and other deliveries, as well as load scenery weighing up to 50 pounds into and out of theatre space.

Carpenter

La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio is seeking Scenic Carpenters to join our Scene Shop team beginning in October 2022. This is a full time, year-round job. Typically 40 hours per week with some evening/overnight shifts for changeover.
The Scenic Carpenter should be a self-motivated conscientious builder who can help produce quality scenery while meeting the demands of a short theatre production schedule for 8 shows a year.
The Scenic Carpenter must have knowledge of carpentry and wood-working tools. Should have experience with basic set construction, power tools, working within a fast-paced environment. Must be able to lift/carry at least
50lbs. Experience with scenic painting a plus.

Box Office Attendant

Answering phones, placing reservations in our ticketing system, running reports, etc. Day, evening, and weekend hours available. Apply today to learn more and schedule an interview.