Vicky Graham Productions, HighTide Festival and Theatr Clwyd seek an experienced Production Manager for a co-production of the premiere of PILGRIMS by Elinor Cook. For information, please visit the HighTide website.

Production schedule:

15 August: Rehearsals begin (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)
1-3 September: Advance technical rehearsals (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)
5-7 September: Get-in, fit-up and technical rehearsals (HighTide Festival, Aldeburgh)
8 September: First preview (HighTide Festival, Aldeburgh)
10 September: Press performance (HighTide Festival, Aldeburgh)
17-18 September: Final performance and get-out (HighTide Festival, Aldeburgh)
19-20 September: Get-in, fit-up and technical rehearsals (Yard Theatre, London)
20 September: First preview (Yard Theatre, London)
23 September: Press performance TBC (Yard Theatre, London)
15 October: Final performance and get-out (Yard Theatre, London)
17-18 October: Get-in, fit-up and technical rehearsals (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)
18 October: First preview (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)
25 October: Press performance TBC (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)
29 October: Final performance and get-out (Theatr Clwyd, Mold, N Wales)

Theatr Clwyd will manage the build in its in-house workshop, and lead on some aspects of pre-production. The Production Manager will work alongside Theatr Clwyd and HighTide’s Production Managers, the Yard Theatre’s Technical Manager, director Tamara Harvey and the design team to:

  • support the delivery of set, props, costumes, lighting, sound within the agreed budget and timeline
  • assume responsibility for all elements of physical production, including hires, 1 Sept – 15 Oct (handover at Theatr Clwyd, HighTide and Yard Theatre runs)
  • create a schedule and (where necessary) recruit a crew adequate for smooth get-ins, fit-ups, technical rehearsals and get-outs at HighTide and the Yard Theatre
  • ensure the production complies with all health and safety requirements at HighTide and the Yard Theatre

This is a part-time position, requiring the Production Manager to be on first call to the production 1-10 September (Clwyd & Aldeburgh) and 19-20 September (London). Attendance at Clwyd (17-18 October) TBC.

Fee: £2,000 with travel and accommodation at HighTide and Clwyd provided.

To apply, please send a CV and brief covering note confirming availability and references to jobs@vickygrahamproductions.com by 5pm on Monday 9 May.