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Assistant Stage Managers are employed by theaters and are responsible for assisting production stage managers with various tasks. Examples of job duties of an Assistant Stage Manager are taking part to production meetings, organizing rehearsals, and making sure performances are executed smoothly. Those interested in a job in the world of theater should be able to highlight the following skills in their resumes: production stage expertise, problem solving, fast thinking, being able to work under pressure, attention to details, and teamwork. Successful example resumes make display of stage management experience and theater studies.

1

Assistant Stage Manager, Marketing Intern

Non-profit theatre company focused on immersing the community in the culture and lives of black people through theatrical performances

  • Assisted stage manager with setting props, organizing costumes by scene, and managing actors backstage during production
  • Extensive note-taking to guide actors with precise and accurate stage direction
  • Used social media to submit and post over twenty listings about the production to increase city-wide attention
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
Merit
Literature And Writing
Creative Writing
2

Assistant Stage Manager

  • Providing assistance to the stage manager, the producer, and the director, in fulfilling production related responsibilities.
  • Organizing and rounding up performers before the curtain raises for the live performance.
  • Looking after and maintaining all stage equipment, costumes, and furniture.
  • Making sure that actors and crew are in the right place at the right time.
  • Ensuring that the backstage area always runs smoothly before and during the show.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Theatre
BA
Studies Of The Arts
3

Assistant Stage Manager

  • Assist the stage manager and director in building a show from the ground up in one week.
  • Singlehandedly watch out for actors' safety during tech and performances.
  • Establish a trust with all actors so they can come to me with any problems then face in the workplace.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BFA
Stage Management
4

Assistant Stage Manager

Buddy Butler Rent

  • Assist Stage Manager
  • Stage preparation prior to any production taking place.
  • Carrying out any miscellaneous tasks as they arise.
  • Create and update props list and manage props
  • Note blocking during rehearsal
  • Write line notes for actors
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
AA
Dance
BA
Theatre
5

Assistant Stage Manager

  • Attending every rehearsal
  • Recording and distributing line notes to actors
  • Attending and contributing to all production meetings
  • Conducting rehearsal in the absence of the Stage Manager
  • Insuring smooth execution of all performances
  • Clerical organization
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BS
Theatre
6

Assistant Stage Manager, AEA

  • Gathering rehearsal props and managing their plot during the show
  • Preparation for all rehearsal, taking care of actors needs as they arise
  • Monitor all backstage crew and assist in performance prep
  • Assisting the Stage Manager in rehearsals and calling shows
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Perseverance Theatre
Theatre And Gender Studies
7

Assistant Stage Manager, Act III Theatre Company

  • Assisted stage manager in all tasks (see above tasks)
  • Organized all props during each show
  • Wrangled live animal during each show
  • Actor (both leading and minor roles in over 15 productions)
  • Build Crew (in over 15 productions)
  • Makeup Designer including special effects (Pippin, Urinetown, Macbeth)
  • Assistant Musical Director (Urinetown)
  • Lighting Designer (Rimers of Eldritch)
  • Dance Captain (Pippin)
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Theatre, Film And Television
8

Assistant Stage Manager/ Production Assistant

  • Meet with Stage Manager daily
  • Create preproduction paperwork and distribute accordingly on first rehearsal
  • Organize and maintain the rehearsal space
  • Create and distribute a daily schedule to cast and crew
  • Maintain an up-to-date copy of the script
  • Organize and conduct all backstage changes, including costumes, props, sets, and actors
  • Clean and maintain the stage, set, and props
  • Work with the Scenic Artist to paint the scenic elements
  • Work with the Props Department to fabricate props
  • Work with the Carpenters to build the scenic elements
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Theatre

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