Magnetic North is looking for a Production Manager and a Stage Manager for its forthcoming production Lost In Music, which premieres in February 2019.
Lost in Music is a new piece of music-theatre for young adults which explores the importance of music to teenagers. It is being written by Kim Moore and Nicholas Bone and feature a cast of professional musicians and performers as well as an additional cast of young performers which will change from venue to venue. It rehearses in Glasgow and Edinburgh from the end of January 2019 and will be performed at North Edinburgh Arts and Platform in February/March 2019. You can read more about it here.
The Production Manager will be responsible for, among other things, ensuring the technical aspects of the production are well prepared and delivered, working with the Producer and creative team to ensure that Lost in Music is produced to the highest possible standards. You must have experience of production management for touring, and an understanding of the complexities of live video in performance and of working with live music. The Production Manager's involvement will start during the pre-production period in Autumn/Winter 2018 and will continue on a part-time basis until 7th March 2019. This is a freelance position.
The Stage Manager will attend all rehearsals and will run the show during performances. Experience of touring theatre is essential, as is strong experience of calling and operating cues to music - score reading is desirable but not essential. The Stage Manager will need to be fully available between 28th January and 7th March 2019. This position will be on ITC/Equity conditions.