Freewill Shakespeare Festival, 2022, Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager
Submission Deadline: Friday February 25th before 5pm MST.
Please send a CV/ Resume along with a brief paragraph introducing yourself in the body of the email submission to: [email protected]
Please title your documents using your last name and first initial following this example: “Horak, D_SM2022.PDF”
CAEA members: please indicate your Equity status at the time of submission.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by David Horak & Measure for Measure directed by Nancy McAlear
Freewill Shakespeare Festival produces the works of William Shakespeare in the outdoor Heritage Amphitheatre with professional Canadian actors, directors, designers and technicians. We are committed to hiring local artists to illuminate in a bold, contemporary way the humanity of Shakespeare, and explore the relevance of those themes for contemporary audiences.
- Stage Manager Prep Week: May 2, 2022
- Rehearsal begins May 9th, 2022
- Opening June 16 & 17th, 2022
- Contract ends: July 10, 2022
We are looking for a Stage Manager for each production as well as an Assistant / Apprentice Stage Manager. Having experience working outdoors is an asset. We operate under the CAEA ITA contract.
The Freewill Shakespeare Festival is located in amiskwaciwâskahikan ᐊᒥᐢᑲᐧᒋᐋᐧᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ (Edmonton, AB), and we are proud to call Treaty 6 territory home.
We strive to reﬂect the diversity and strength of Edmonton and welcome applicants of all gender identities, cultures, sexual orientations, ethnicities and abilities.
We are deeply committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and anti-oppressive creative working environment. This commitment is shared by all of our Board members, staﬀ and volunteers.
We want to meet you! Please let us know if there are any accessibility needs. If there are any potential barriers (language, disability, or any other considerations) preventing you from applying please let us know and we will work with you to overcome them.