February 28, 2018

NCTC Seeking Technical Director for Summer


The Newington Children’s Theatre Company, CT’s longest running children’s theatre, offers a unique opportunity for up and coming Technical Directors to add practical, hands on experience to their resume. NCTC performs their five-show Summer Stages Season in a 135-seat black box theatre.

Summer Stages Season 2018
-Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids: June 29-July 1
-Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr: July 20-22
-Avenue Q: July 27-29
-Winnie the Pooh Kids: August 3-5
-Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon: August 10-12

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-working with the directors to accomplish their designs within the given budget/time frame
-participate in production meetings
-leading the construction, pulling, buying, painting, load-in and strike of all set pieces
-hang/focus of lighting instruments
-program lighting board (ETC 24/48)
-set-up and maintain wireless microphones
-manage/train technical volunteers for run crew and board ops
-keep scene shop and work areas clean and safe

Candidate should have previous experience building scenery and proficiency in hand and power tools. He/she should possess good time management skills, ability to work independently and in collaboration with others, ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail. A valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle a plus. Paid position. Please email your resume, along with three references, to For more info:

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