Employment

Stage Manager

 

The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wis., seeks a stage manager for its community theater production of “The Charitable Sisterhood of the Second Trinity Victory Church,” by Bo Wilson.  This heartwarming comedy will be directed by Lindsay Fitzgerald.  Rehearsals begin Feb. 11 and conclude with nine performances March 22 – April 7 on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. as well as Sundays at 2 p.m. A stipend is offered.

 

Please send resume to info@ThePhipps.org ASAP. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

Production Staff 2019-2020

 

The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wis. seeks directors, music directors, choreographers, and stage managers as well as scenic, lighting, costume, props, and sound designers for the following list of community theater, children’s theater, and dance productions during its 2019-20 season. All positions receive a stipend.

 

Please indicate your interest in any or all of these productions by sending a letter of interest and resume to info@ThePhipps.org no later than February 10.

 

Production: Weekend Comedy, by Jeanne and Sam Bobrick

 

Location: Main Stage

Dates: 7/12/2019-7/28/2019

Scenic Design Due: 5/01/2019

Auditions: 5/05/2019-5/11/2019 (based on 8 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 5/14/2019

Build Begin: 6/21/2019 (5 weeks Build)

Light Plot Due: 6/21/2019

Load-In: 6/24/2019-6/28/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 6/24/2019-6/28/2019

Tech Weekend: 6/29/2019-6/30/2019 (10 of 12)

Strike: 7/28/2019

 

Production: The Phipps Dance Theater

 

Location: Main Stage

Dates: 8/16/2019-8/25/2019

Scenic & Props Design Due: 5/28/2019

Auditions:

Build Begin: 7/15/2019 (3 weeks Build)

Light Plot Due: 8/01/2019

Load-In: 7/29/2019-8/01/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 8/05/2019-8/09/2019

Tech Weekend: 8/10/2019-8/11/2019 (10 of 12)

Strike: 8/25/2019

 

Production: Population 485, by Michael Perry

 

Location: Main Stage (minimal design)

Dates: 9/13/2019-9/29/2019

Scenic Design Due: 6/18/2019

Auditions: 7/14/2019-7/20/2019 (based on 6 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 7/16/2019

Build Begin: 7/22/2019 (4-5 weeks Build)

Light Plot Due: 8/29/2019

Load-In: 8/26/2019-8/29/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 8/27/2018-8/31/2018

Tech Weekend: 9/07/2019-9/08/2019 (10 of 12)

Strike: 9/29/2019

 

Production: Sleeping Beauty and the Beast, by Wade Bradford

 
The Phipps Children’s Theater

Location: Black Box

Dates: 10/04/2019-10/13/2019

Scenic Design Due: 8/13/2019

Auditions: 8/11/19-8/17/19 (based on 6 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 8/20/2019

Build Begin: 9/09/2019 (2.5 weeks Build/overlaps Singin’ In the Rain)

Light Plot Due: 9/19/2019

Load-In: 9/23/2019-9/27/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 9/23/2019-9/27/2019

Tech Weekend: 9/28/2019-9/29/2019

Strike: 10/13/2019

 

Production: Singin’ in the Rain, Screenplay by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Songs by Arthur Freed and Nacio Herb Brown

 

Location: Main Stage

Dates: 10/25/2019-11/17/2019

Scenic Design Due: 7/29/2019

Auditions: 8/18/2019-8/24/2019 (based on 8 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 8/12/2019

Build Begin: 9/16/2019 (6 weeks Build/overlaps Sleeping Beauty)

Light Plot Due: 10/10/2019

Load-In: 10/14/2019-10/18/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 10/14/2019-10/18/2019

Tech Weekend: 10/19/2019-10/20/2019 (10 of 12)

Strike: 11/17/2019

 

Production: Elf – The Musical Jr., book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin, music by Matthew Sklar, and lyrics by Chad Beguelin

 

The Phipps Children’s Theater

Location: Main Stage (minimal design)

Dates: 12/12/2019-12/21/2019

Scenic Design Due: 9/10/2019 (in rep with The Phipps Festival Chorus)

Auditions: 10/20/2019-10/26/2019 (based on 7 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 10/22/2019

Build Begin: 11/04/2019 (4 weeks Build)

Light Plot Due: 11/22/2019

Load-In: 11/18/2019-11/22/2019

Light Hang/Focus: 11/25/2019-11/27/2019 (in rep with The Phipps Festival Chorus)

Tech Weekend: 12/01/2019-12/05/2019 (evenings) (Festival Chorus is 

onstage 12/7/2019-12/8/2019

Strike: 12/21/2019

 

Production: A Shayna Maidel, by Barbara Lebow

 

Location: Black Box

Dates: 1/17/2020-2/02/2020

Scenic Design Due: 11/06/2019

Auditions: 11/17/2019-11/23/2019 (based on 6 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 11/26/2019

Build Begin: 12/09/2019 (2-3 weeks Build/overlaps PDT & Cinderella)

Light Plot Due: 1/03/2020

Load-In: 1/06/2020-1/10/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 1/06/2020-1/10/2020

Tech Weekend: 1/11/2020-1/12/2020 (10 of 12)

Strike: 2/02/2020

 

Production: The Phipps Dance Theater 

 

Location: Main Stage (minimal design)

Dates: 1/24/2020-2/02/2020

Auditions:

Scenic & Props Design Due: 11/13/2019

Build Begin: 1/02/2020 (1-2 weeks Build/overlaps A Shayna Maidel & 

The Little Mermaid)

Light Plot Due: 1/10/2020

Load-In: 1/13/2020-1/17/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 1/13/2020-1/17/2020

Tech Weekend: 1/18/2020-1/19/2020 (10 of 12)

Strike: 2/02/2020

 

Production: Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr., lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, music by Adam Menken, book by Doug Wright

 

The Phipps Children’s Theater 

Location: Main Stage

Dates: 2/14/2020-3/01/2020

Scenic Design Due: 11/20/2019

Auditions: 12/08/2019-12/14/2019 (based on 6 weeks reh. Begin 1/2/20)

Property List Due: 12/10/2019

Build Begin: 1/02/2020 (5 weeks Build/overlaps PDT & A Shayna Maidel)

Light Plot Due: 1/30/2020

Load-In: 2/03/2020-2/07/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 2/03/2020-2/07/2020

Tech Weekend: 2/08/2020-2/09/2020

Strike: 3/01/2020

 

Production: The Phipps Dance Company

 

Location: Main Stage (Lights, Sound, & Costumes only…no sets nor props)

Dates: 3/13/2020-3/15/2020

Light Plot Due: 2/28/2020

Load-In: 2/02/2020-2/06/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 2/02/2020-2/06/2020

Tech Weekend: 2/07/2020-2/08/2020 (10 of 12)

Strike: 3/15/2020

 

Production: Busybody, by Jack Popplewell

 

Location: Main Stage

Dates: 4/03/2020-4/19/2020

Scenic Design Due: 1/21/2020

Auditions: 2/02/2020-2/08/2020 (based on 6 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 1/28/2020

Build Begin: 2/24/2020

Light Plot Due: 3/20/2020

Load-In: 3/23/2020-3/27/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 3/23/2020-3/27/2020

Tech Weekend: 3/28/2020-3/29/2020 (10 of 12)

Strike: 4/19/2020

 

Production: Charlotte’s Web, adapted by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by E.B. White 

 

The Phipps Children’s Theater

Location: Black Box

Dates: 5/01/2020-5/17/2020

Scenic Design Due: 3/10/2020

Auditions: 3/01/2020-03/07/2020 (based on 7 weeks reh.)

Property List Due: 3/10/2020

Build Begin: 4/06/2020 (3 weeks Build/overlaps Busybody)

Light Plot Due: 4/16/2020

Load-In: 4/20/2020-4/24/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 4/20/2020-4/24/2020

Tech Week: 4/25/2020-4/26/2020

Strike: 5/17/2020

 

Production: The Phipps Dance Recitals

 

Location: Main Stage (Lights & Sound only…no sets, costumes, nor props)

Dates: 5/16/2020-5/17/2020

Light Plot Due: 5/01/2020

Load-In: 5/04/2020-5/08/2020

Light Hang/Focus: 5/04/2020-5/08/2020

Tech: 5/15/2020

Strike: 5/17/2020