Full Time Job

Production Stage Manager - Sesame Street the Musical

Rockefeller Productions

Long Island City, NY 08-02-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

We are seeking a Production Stage Manager with at least 3 years’ experience to join our New York Production of Sesame Street the Musical. Rockefeller Productions requires all personnel to be fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19.

Candidates must have experience, be highly organized, flexible, enthusiastic, and interested in working. An interest in puppets is encouraged but not necessary. Strong calling experience is required and experience with Qlab is a must. Experience working on and calling musicals/operas/dance a plus.

We are seeking to hire this position immediately; interested applicants should please apply with a resume and cover letter.

This is a non-union contract.


· At least 3 yearsprevious experience in Theatrical Assistant Stage Management

  • Previous Theatrical Touring Experience is required.
  • Ability to read, and interpret documents such as scripts, schedules, blueprints, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and safety manuals, as well as to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form, and the ability to solve practical problems and interpret diverse instructions.
  • Experience working with and supervising local crews under IATSE union regulations preferred
  • Understanding of theatrical terms and directions.
  • Knowledge of and experience working with puppets preferred
  • Valid US Driver’s License Required. Available for a shared drive of company van/vehicle if necessary.
  • Experience running lighting board cues for performances,

· Must be able to problem solve in the moment

· Strong organizational skills

· Must have an adaptable personality

  • Able to work varied hours
  • Covid Safety Officer
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
  • Rockefeller Productions requires all personnel to be fully vaccinated, and boosted against COVID -19

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gkpy90-35-172-223-251-42 in your application.

Salary Details

Salary Range: $800.00 to $800.00 Per Week ($ USD)

Application Instructions


Please email a resume and cover letter

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Each application will be reviewed with selected applicants invited to be interviewed.

Interviews will occur on a rolling basis and will be conducted over the phone, Zoom and/or in person

Rockefeller Productions is a multi-faceted entertainment company that specializes in high quality family entertainment for the stage, screen, and immersive events for domestic and international markets.

Our productions include beloved characters from iconic properties such as The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Paddington Bear, That Golden Girls Show, Disney’sWinnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation, and Pixar Putt along with several major titles in development.

Rockefeller Productions iscommitted to creating a diverse environment and is a proud equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.