The Lied Center is seeking a Production Coordinator for the following duties:
Assist Director of Production and other Production Coordinator with coordinating schedules, managing crews, supervisor of events, specializing in lighting and/or audio and/or stage rigging/carpentry, coordinating all production activities, and staff assignments related to specific events. Manage production elements of Arts Across Nebraska tours. Work as production area specialist and as stagehand when needed either at the Lied Center or at other venues used by the Lied Center. Advise Director of Production in development of labor budgets and in collaboration with other Production Coordinator, maintain labor and production expenses.
Application review begins 02/11/2020.
Bachelor’s degree plus four years' stage production work experience in a comparable facility; equivalent training in lighting, audio, rigging/stage production, or equivalent theatrical work experience will be considered. Four years’ experience operating and maintaining facilities required. Two years’ management experience supervising stagehands, students and/or production staff required. Experience with “road house” operations & management required. Familiarity with theatrical, lighting, rigging, and audio equipment necessary.
Internal Number: S_191055
About Lied Center for Performing Arts - University of NE-Lincoln
The Lied Center for Performing arts is one of the top 100 theaters in the world. Every year iconic artists like Yo-Yo Ma and the Chicago Symphony to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Actors’ Gang grace the Lied’s stage. A wide variety of popular entertainment is showcased annually ranging from the top national Broadway productions to music stars and comedians. The Lied is a state-of-the-art performing arts facility located on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The venue opened in 1990 and is known as Nebraska’s “Home for the Arts.” Our mission is to educate, entertain and inspire a statewide audience. We do so through presenting major local, regional, national and international artists each year, along with offering a robust education program that serves students of all ages throughout the state of Nebraska. More than 120,000 people visit the Lied each year for performances, educational programs, University events, and a variety of private rental events including business meetings, weddings, Husker tailgates and other community and private events. Learn more at www.liedcenter.org. The Lied Center is an exciting and unique place to work. Because of the na...ture of our business, we interact with people from many cultures and backgrounds through the context of the performing arts. The work is fulfilling, enriching and invigorating. As a part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Lied Center employees enjoy the excellent health, education and retirement benefits that the university offers.
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