Arcade Fall Production

Auditions & Crew Call

Call for BIPOC Designers & Production Members

Arcade Comedy Theater is seeing non-union BIPOC production members and designers for our fall production.

THE THANKSGIVING PLAY written by Larissa Fasthorse

Directed by Linda Haston

STAGE MANAGER/ASSISTANT 

Arcade Comedy Theater is seeking a non-AEA BIPOC Stage Manager for work on our fall production of The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse, directed by Linda Haston.  

Compensation is a stipend of $350 October-November 2021 with additional pay of $25 per performance. 

All production team members will be required to show proof of vaccination. All rehearsals and performances will follow Arcade Comedy Theater’s health and safety guidelines (https://www.arcadecomedytheater.com/covid-19/).

The primary duties include general stage management, rehearsal scheduling, rehearsal reporting and assisting director Linda Haston. 

Please submit a resume or history of previous production experience to production manager, Nia Johnson at njohnson@arcadecomedytheater.com 

SCENIC DESIGNER

Arcade Comedy Theater is seeking a BIPOC Set Designer for work on our fall production of The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse, directed by Linda Haston.  

Compensation is a stipend of $200, with an estimated maximum of 20 hrs of work. October-November, 2021.

All production team members will be required to show proof of vaccination. All rehearsals and performances will follow Arcade Comedy Theater’s health and safety guidelines (https://www.arcadecomedytheater.com/covid-19/).

The primary work involves dressing, designing, and building a “school classroom” set on the Arcade Comedy Theater stage, procuring or creating background decor, and collaborating with the director and the production manager. No large construction or set pieces necessary. There is an additional budget set aside for materials. The work would be overseen by the production manager, director, assistant to the director, and Arcade technical director.

Please submit samples of your work, or a resume of previous set design experience to production manager, Nia Johnson at njohnson@arcadecomedytheater.com

VIDEOGRAPHER

Arcade Comedy Theater is seeking a BIPOC videographer for work on our fall production of The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse, directed by Linda Haston.  

Compensation is a stipend of $200, with an estimated maximum of 10hrs of work, plus use of your equipment. October-November, 2021.

All production team members will be required to show proof of vaccination. All rehearsals and performances will follow Arcade Comedy Theater’s health and safety guidelines (https://www.arcadecomedytheater.com/covid-19/).

The primary work involves filming “interlude” video segments that are projected between scenes of the play. Each features parody songs sung by school children. The work would be overseen by the production manager, director, and Arcade technical director. Videographer would be responsible for filming, capturing sound, and editing the segments while staying on budget — post-production skills not required but welcomed.

Please submit samples of your work to production manager, Nia Johnson at njohnson@arcadecomedytheater.com 

Crew Contact

Email a resume, portfolio, or list of previous performances to Nia Johnson.