A stage manager is responsible for overseeing the logistics of the Production stage environment. The stage manager job requires strong organizational skills, the willingness to work long hours when needed and the ability to multitask and ensures that all elements of the performance run smoothly.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Stage Manager
Works with Production management to maintains cast and crew lists and manages local rehearsal and show calendar.
Oversee daily technical run-throughs directly prior to shows
Work with technical support team on the camera placement, Lighting, stage pieces.
Addresses and resolves any technical difficulties during rehearsals and performances.
Provide stage directions and cues to talent during rehearsals and performances as necessary.