Design & Tech

Photo of lights hanging in ceilingAll design and tech positions for the current season are listed below. Positions are unpaid..

CLICK HERE for general job descriptions and their requirements. We require a minimum age of 18 to work in tech at the theatre.
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If you would like to apply, or would like more information, contact Toni Solie at Toni@TheatreintheRound.org or 612-333-2919 ext. 101. You can also send resumes and portfolios to her email, or to her attention at TRP, 245 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis MN 55454.
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Minors:
Please read TRP’s minor policies (both minors in the company as well as those accompanying adults in the company).

 

Current Tech Openings

(this information changes frequently)


The 66th Season

JEEVES IN BLOOM by Margaret Raether (based on the stories of P.G. Wodehouse)
Directed by Dann Peterson

Auditions:  March 26 & 27
Cast Size:  
2 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  June 24 – 29
Tech:  June 30 – July  3
Previews:  July 4 & 5
Performances:  July 6 – 29, 2018 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on July 29

Stage Manager – Malka Key
Set/Costume Designer – John Woskoff
Lighting Designer – Chad Van Kekerix
Prop Designer – Rick Polenek
Sound Designer – Abe Gabor
Assistant Stage Manager – Charlie Anderson
Sound Board Operator – David Nelson
Light Board Operator – Troy Koeppen

These positions are currently available:
— Set Construction Crew
— Lighting Crew
— Strike Crew
We may also need people as backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.

 


The 67th Season

WAIT UNTIL DARK by Frederick Knott (adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher)
Directed by Alissa Blaeser

Auditions:  June 4 & 5
Cast Size: 
2 women, 4 men
Rehearsals: 
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  August 26 – 31
Tech:  September 1 – 4
Previews:  September 5 & 6
Performances:  September 7 – 30, 2018 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on September 30

Stage Manager – April Blaeser
Set Designers – Devyn Becker, Sadie Ward
Costume Designer – Rebecca Karstad
Sound Designer – Robert Hoffman
Prop Designer – Roxanne Miller
Sound Board Operator – Laura Doty
Fight Choreographer – Steve Looten

These positions are currently available:
 Lighting Designer
 Light Board Operator
Backstage Crew
— Set Construction Crew
— Lighting Crew
— Strike Crew
We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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GRAND OPENING by Jon Hassler
Directed by David Metcalf 

Auditions:  July 23 & 24
Cast Size:  4 women, 9 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  September 30 – October 5
Tech:  October 6 – 9
Previews:  October 10 & 11
Performances:  October 12 – November 4, 2018 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on November 4

Costume Designer – Carolann Winther

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

We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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GO BACK FOR MURDER by Agatha Christie
Directed by Lynn Musgrave

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  4 women, 6 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  November 4 – 9
Tech:  November 10 – 13
Previews:  November 14 & 15
Performances:  November 16 – December 16, 2018 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on December 16

Stage Managers – Kristin Smith / Alex Berger
Lighting Designer – Mark Kieffer
Sound Designer – Lynn Musgrave
Assistant Stage Manager – Chris Beason
Sound Board Operator – Kristin Smith

These positions are currently available:
 Set Designer
 Costume Designer
 Prop Designer
 Light Board Operator
Backstage Crew
— Set Construction Crew
— Lighting Crew
— Strike Crew

We may also need people as backstage crew or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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THESE SHINING LIVES by Melanie Marnich
Directed by Linda Paulsen

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  4 women, 2 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  December 30 – January 4
Tech:  January 5 – 8
Previews:  January 9 & 10
Performances:  January 11 – February 3, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on February 3

Stage Manager – Kevin Todd
Set/Prop Designers – Abbie Krohn, Sadie Ward
Costume Designer – Mickey Foley
Sound Designer – Stephanie Hipple
Composer – Don Sweet
Light Board Operator – Matt Bliss

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

We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR by Nikolai Gogol (adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher)
Directed by Kari Steinbach

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size: 
7 women, 10 men
Rehearsals: 
to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  February 3 – 8
Tech:  February 9 – 12
Previews:  February 13 & 14
Performances:  February 15 – March 10, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on March 10

Lighting Designer – Bill Larsen
Costume Designer – Deb Murphy
Prop Designer – Abbie Krohn

These positions are currently available:
— Stage Manager
 Set Designer
 Sound Designer
 Sound Board Operator
 Light Board Operator
Backstage Crew
— Set Construction Crew
— Lighting Crew
— Strike Crew
We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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LITTLE WOMEN by Peter Clapham
Directed by Seth Kaltwasser

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  7 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  March 10 – 15
Tech:  March 16 – 19
Previews:  March 20 & 21
Performances:  March 22 – April 14, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM; Thursday, April 11 at 7:30 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on April 14

Costume Designer – Carolann Winther

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

We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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RED HOT AND COLE music & lyrics by Cole Porter
Directed by Mary Cutler 

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  13
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  April 14 – 19
Tech:  April 20 – 23
Previews:  April 24 & 25
Performances:  April 26 – May 19, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM; Thursday, May 16 at 7:30 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on May 19

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
We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE by Jethro Compton
Directed by Brian Joyce

Auditions:  February 25 & 26
Cast Size:  1 woman, 6 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  May 19 – 24
Tech:  May 25 – 28
Previews:  May 29 & 30
Performances:  May 31 – June 23, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on June 23

Lighting Designer – Mark Kieffer
Costume Designer – Rebecca Karstad

These positions are currently available:
— Stage Manager
 Set Designer
 Prop Designer
 Sound Designer
 Sound Board Operator
 Light Board Operator
Backstage Crew
— Set Construction Crew
— Lighting Crew
— Strike Crew
We may also need people as assistant stage managers, backstage crew, or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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JEEVES TAKES A BOW by Margaret Raether (based on the stories of P.G. Wodehouse)
Directed by Dann Peterson

Auditions:  to be determined
Cast Size:  2 women, 4 men
Rehearsals:  to be determined (usually Monday-Thursday evenings, with some weekends)
Load-in:  June 23 – 28
Tech:  June 29 – July 2
Previews:  July 3 & 4
Performances:  July 5 – 28, 2019 (Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 PM; Sundays at 2 PM; Thursday, July 25 at 7:30 PM)
Strike:  Following matinee on July 28

Set/Costume Designer – John Woskoff
Assistant Stage Manager – Charlie Anderson
Light Board Operator – Stacy Kohout

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

We may also need people as backstage crew or costume crew. Contact Toni for more information.
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All titles and dates subject to change.