ABOUT

Employment Opportunities

The Lyceum Theatre is one of Missouri’s oldest professional regional theatres (AEA- LOA-LORT D).  In 1961, in an old Baptist church, the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre began entertaining audiences. Now, over a half a century later, The Lyceum continues to entertain audiences in a beautiful, historic setting. Located in the unique Village of Arrow Rock, Missouri, The Lyceum is now housed in a beautiful, intimate 416 seat theatre where Lyceum audiences truly are a part of the action. Each year, more than 33,000 patrons enjoy Broadway-caliber productions created by professional theatre artists carefully chosen from around the country.

TO APPLY FOR ANY TECHNICAL POSITIONS:

Send resumes and either a digital portfolio or link to one to ryanz@lyceumtheatre.org.  Please include at least three references.


Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks a Sound Engineer for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 26 through Sept 29, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $400/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with designers to make sure the plot is hung correctly.
  • Work with Musical Director to made sure pit is set up correctly.
  • Set up pit based on plot.
  • Program and run Q-Lab
  • Program and run board (Yamaha M7CL48)
  • Rotate sound plot as necessary.
  • Act as A2 for musicals.  That involves properly mic-ing actors, coloring elements as needed, cleaning and general upkeep of all wireless mics.
  • Work with other departments to plan and execute sound projects as necessary.
  • Perform Sound Notes as necessary.
  • Attend Production meetings.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Familiarity with M7-CL board. 
  • Know Q-Lab 
  • Know proper placement technique for wireless mics on actors
  • Know how to edit voiceovers as needed
  • Self driven to work in a department of 1
  • Familiar with BTR700- Wireless com
  • Be able to work with a remote pit orchestra

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Sound design ability
  • Projection experience 

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks a Props Master for its 59th Season.

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 19, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $400/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Props Master will work with the Scenic Designer/Technical Director, Production Directors and Stage management to pull, create and shop all prop demands.  
  • Maintain props for running shows.
  • Respond to daily rehearsal and production reports and quickly act on all needs for both rehearsing and performing shows.
  • Maintain a high standard of quality in a quick paced environment.  
  • Work with Scenic Designer to provide and install scenic dressing as needed.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Props Master should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in theatrical prop construction, finishing and management techniques.  
  • A strong history of proven experience is a must.
  • Strong collaboration skills and an ability to balance the needs of multiple people.
  • Ability to collaborate with shop to negotiate space and time concerns.
  • Ability to maintain and manage budget.
  • Have a valid drivers license.
  • Online shopping expertise.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.
  • Ability to tolerate pun-based humor.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

  • Ability to drive manual transmission vehicle.

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks an Assistant Technical Director for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 19, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $450/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Assistant Technical Director will work with the Technical Director to execute scenic designs.  
  • Oversee all work in the shop and manage shop space and use.  
  • Work with the TD to create technical drawings, as needed, but will primarily be housed within the shop environment.  
  • Maintaining current production.
  • This is a hands-on construction/management position.  

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The ATD should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in scenic construction techniques, rigging, basic tool maintenance, and time and crew management within a fast-paced professional setting.  
  • A strong history of proven experience is a must.
  • CAD Proficiency. Vectorworks preferred, but AutoCAD is acceptable.
  • Ability to lift minimum 75 lbs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience with hemp rigging systems.
  • Proficient at welding (MIG).
  • A valid driver’s license.
  • Comfort with 3d CAD.

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks a Master Carpenter for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 19, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $400/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Master Carpenter will work with the Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director to execute scenic designs.  
  • Oversee carpenters and be able to offer guidance when necessary.
  • Be able to fill in for ATD, when necessary to manage shop operation. 
  • Set a standard of quality in a quick paced shop.  
  • Maintaining current production.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Master Carpenter should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in scenic construction techniques, rigging, and basic tool maintenance within a fast-paced professional setting.  
  • A strong history of proven experience is a must.
  • Ability to lift minimum 75 lbs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience with hemp rigging systems.
  • Proficient at welding (MIG).

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks two Carpenters for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 19, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $350/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Carpenter will work with the Assistant Technical Director and Master Carpenter to execute scenic designs.  
  • Depending on demands of show, Carpenters may be assigned as run crew for shows.  Carpenters will then be given leave from shop to make up for their crew responsibilities.
  • Maintain a high standard of quality in a quick paced shop.  
  • Maintaining current production.
  • Aid Props Master with moving and constructing as is needed.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Carpenter should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in scenic construction techniques, rigging, and basic tool maintenance within a fast-paced professional setting.  
  • A history of experience is a must.
  • Ability to lift minimum 75 lbs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.
  • Ability to tolerate pun-based humor.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

  • Previous experience with hemp rigging systems.

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks a Charge Artist for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Charge Artist contract runs from May 20-Aug 3.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $350/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Charge Artist will work with the Scenic Designer/Technical Director to implement all painting as design demands.  
  • Touch up maintenance for shows that are running.
  • Maintain a high standard of quality in a quick paced shop.  
  • Aid Props Master with difficult faux finishes.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Charge Artist should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in scenic paint techniques, foam carving, drop painting and color mixing.  
  • A history of experience is a must.
  • Ability work from digital paint elevations.
  • Ability to collaborate with shop to negotiate space and time concerns.
  • Ability to plan and schedule work and anticipate paint supply needs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.
  • Ability to tolerate pun-based humor.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience with colorant based paint mixing system.

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks two Stitchers for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 29, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Pay range begins at $350/week, BOE.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The Stitcher will work with the Costume Designer and Shop Foreman to execute costume designs.  
  • Depending on demands of show, Stitchers may be assigned as wardrobe crew for shows.  
  • Maintaining, fixing and laundering current production.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The Stitcher should be an organized self-starter who has a strong background in costume construction techniques, costume crafts, and basic tool maintenance within a fast-paced professional setting.  
  • Previous experience is a must.
  • Ability to lift minimum 35 lbs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive shop environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with wig maintenance.
  • Have a valid driver’s license.

Arrow Rock Lyceum seeks Production Interns for its 59th Season. 

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • The Summer season runs from May 14 through Sept 19, with flexible ending contract dates, based on availability.
  • Housing is provided for all staff.
  • Weekly stipend is $100/week.
  • Arrow Rock Lyceum is an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness in hiring and all daily operations.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Production Interns (PIs) will be expected to perform duties, as assigned by Artistic Director, in areas including Stage Management, Run Crew, Electrics, Sound, Scenic and Properties.
  • Primary responsibilities will be focused on theatrical productions, but other duties related to theatre operations may be assigned as required.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The PIs should be organized self-starters who have a basic understanding of roles and operation within theatre and a willingness to learn new skills and responsibilities.
  • Ability to lift minimum 50 lbs.
  • Dedication to maintaining a clean, safe, productive and positive work environment.
  • Ability to tolerate pun-based humor.

PREFERED QUALIFICATION:

  • Previous experience with hemp rigging systems.