BROOKLYN, NY 11232
Original Idiots seeks a Managing Director to join their company on the ground floor.
Original Idiots strives to create gripping and courageous art in a thoughtful and inclusive environment. We succeed when we share experiences that evoke curiosity, empathy, and joy. We invite you to join our company as we reflect upon our complex world.
We are looking for a responsible and driven individual who believes in Original Idiots potential to grow and will work to see that reality. You’ll work directly with the Artistic Director and Associate Artists to produce new and exciting theatre for a growing audience.
Qualifications you may possess include:
Courage to try
A self-starter with a proactive attitude
Can be trusted to work independently
Passion for theatrical production, design, and/or management
Grant writing experience
Stage Management experience
Your primary responsibilities will fall under:
Budgeting and Fiscal Responsibility
Social Media and Website Management
Original Idiots is a fiscally sponsored project by Fractured Atlas with ambitions to incorporate as a 501c3 approved not-for-profit organization. The company debuted in September 2019 by presenting the Original Idiots Short Play Show to a sold out audience at the Kraine Theater. Original Idiots YOUR Play Show was scheduled for May 21, 2020, before being postponed due to COVID-19.
This is a Part-Time position with potential to grow. Payment for the Managing Director currently comes in the form of stipends on a show-to-show basis. The position will be filled by a person who is determined to see and put high-quality theatre on stage.
Please send by email:
A short letter stating why you believe you are the right person for the position
Original Idiots supports young and emerging artists who are taking a chance on themselves. All who believe they are qualified are encouraged to apply.
June 15, 2020 -