All design and tech positions for the current season are listed below. An orientation is provided for all positions; manuals with policies and guidelines are also available for all positions except crew. CLICK HERE for general job descriptions and their requirements.

Positions are unpaid.

We require a minimum age of 18 to work in tech at the theatre.

If you would like to apply for a position, or would like more information, contact Nathaniel Nesheim-Case at 612-333-2919 ext. 101 or Nathaniel@TheatreintheRound.org. You can also send resumes and portfolios to his email, or to his attention at TRP, 245 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis MN 55454.

 

CURRENT TECH OPENINGS
(this information changes frequently)

 

THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES by John Guare
Directed by Benjamin S. Kutschied
Auditions:  January 18 & 19, 2016
Cast Size:  6 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  April 17 – 22 
Tech:  April 23 – 26 
Previews:  April 27 & 28
Performances:  April 29 - May 22, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 8 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on May 22

Stage Manager - Kevin Todd
Set Designer - Phillip Hoks
Costume Designer - Rebecca Karstad
Lighting Designer - Mark Halvorson
Sound Designer - Robert Hoffman
Prop Designers - Roxanne Miller, Sharon Selberg
Light Board Operator - Elizabeth Heaney

These positions are currently available:
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY based on the novel by Jane Austen
Directed by Kari Steinbach

Auditions:  March 28 & 29, 2016
Cast Size: 
13 women, 6 men
Rehearsals:  
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)

Load-in:  May 22 – 27
Tech:  May 28 – 31
Previews:  June 1 & 2
Performances:  June 3 – 26, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 8 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on June 26

Stage Manager - Jessi Kadolph
Set Designer - John A. Woskoff
Lighting Designer - Bill Larsen
Costume Designer - Josette Elstad
Sound Designer - Warren Sampson
Prop Designer - Sadie Ward
Light Board Operator - Charlie Anderson

These positions are currently available:
-- Sound Board Operator
-Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

JEEVES INTERVENES by Margaret Raether
Directed by Dann Peterson

Auditions:  March 21 & 22, 2016
Cast Size:  
2 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)

Load-in:  June 26 – July 1
Tech:  July 2 – 5
Previews:  July 6 & 7
Performances:  July 8 – 31, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 8 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on July 31

Stage Manager - Malka Key
Set/Costume Designer - John Woskoff
Lighting Designer - Mark Halvorson
Sound Designer - Abe Gabor
Prop Designer - Shannon Tufford

These positions are currently available:
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

TRP's 2016-2017 (65th) SEASON


DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher
Directed by George M. Roesler

A new and shocking version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s tale by local playwright Jeffrey Hatcher, with one actor portraying the good doctor and others showing Hyde’s faces of brutality, cruelty, and lust.

Auditions:  June 13 & 14
Cast Size:  4 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  August 28 – September 2
Tech:  September 3 – 6 
Previews:  September 7 & 8
Performances:  September 9 – October 2, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on October 2

These positions are currently available:

-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

ROMEO AND JULIET by William Shakespeare
Directed by Kari Steinbach

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  3 women, 11 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  October 2 – 7
Tech:  October 8 – 11 
Previews:  October 12 & 13
Performances:  October 14 – November 6, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on November 6 

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

MURDER ON THE NILE by Agatha Christie
Directed by Dionne Laviolette-Dabelow

A bevy of colorful characters on a Nile cruise are all suspects -- except Canon Ambrose Pennefeather, the clergyman who uncovers an audacious plot in this classic Christie.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  6 women, 7 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  November 6 – 11 
Tech:  November 12 – 15 
Previews:  November 16 & 17
Performances:  November 18 – December 18, 2016 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on December 18

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE by Arthur Miller
Directed by Allen Hamilton

Eddie Carbone’s world implodes when his niece Catherine falls in love, leading to chaos, betrayal and violence in this classic tragedy by Arthur Miller.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size: 
3 women, 12 men
Rehearsals:  
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)

Load-in:  January 1 – 6
Tech:  January 7 – 10
Previews:  January 11 & 12
Performances:  January 13 – February 5, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on February 5

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

DEATHTRAP by Ira Levin
Directed by Shanan Custer

Playwright Sidney Bruhl is struggling to overcome a dry spell when one of his students submits a script that’s a surefire hit -- and he invites him over.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  2 women, 3 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  February 5 – 10 
Tech:  February 11 – 14 
Previews:  February 15 & 16
Performances:  February 17 – March 12, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on March 12

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

THE THREE MUSKETEERS adapted by Ken Ludwig
Directed by Benjamin S. Kutschied

“Ken Ludwig’s new version of the story simply refreshes it, distilling its energy and strengthening its timeless appeal” The Guardian

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  4 women, 8 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  March 12 – 17 
Tech:  March 18 – 21
Previews:  March 22 & 23
Performances:  March 24 – April 16, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on April 16

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

110 IN THE SHADE musical by Schmidt, Jones & Nash
Directed by Paul Reyburn

This simple, poignant musical version of The Rainmaker features a lively score from the creators of the The Fantasticks.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  3 women, 10 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  April 16 – 21 
Tech:  April 22 – 25 
Previews:  April 26 & 27
Performances:  April 28 - May 21, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on May 21

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

PRIVATE LIVES by Noel Coward
Directed by Dann Peterson

Even though divorced, how can Amanda and Eliot resist picking up their marital battles where they left off? They can’t.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  3 women, 2 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  May 21 – 26 
Tech:  May 27 – 30 
Previews:  May 31 & June 1
Performances:  June 2 – 25, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on June 25

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

RED HERRING by Michael Hollinger
Directed by Lynn Musgrave

A screwball romantic comedy, a hard-boiled mystery, and a total spoof of film noir movies, the Cold War, and America in the ‘50s.

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  3 women, 3 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  June 25 – 30
Tech:  July 1 – 4 
Previews:  July 5 & 6
Performances:  July 7 – 30, 2017 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on July 30

These positions are currently available:
-- Stage Manager
-- Set Designer
-- Lighting Designer
-- Costume Designer
-- Prop Designer
-- Sound Designer
-- Sound Board Operator
-- Light Board Operator
-- Backstage Crew
-- Set Construction Crew
-- Lighting Crew
-- Strike Crew

 

All titles and dates subject to change.

 

 



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