37 Gerrish St

Date Posted:
January 11, 2019

Eastern Massachusetts



Technical Director

MassOpera is looking for a Technical Director to lead the construction, planning and implementation of the design of our 2019 opera Die Fledermaus running 4/5-4/13 at the Boston Center for the Arts. This person will help to plan and manage the load-in/out and help problem solve as challenges arise.  We're planning on 1-2 days of building with notes after the Monday and Tuesday tech. We're creating frames to be hung or rolled, mounting monitors/TVs, and hanging a projector from a grid.  Ideally, you would have access to a shop and the possibility of welding for some construction before load-in.  The show takes place at the Plaza Theatre.
Load-In Schedule is: 
Friday 3/29th 9:00am- 5:00pm break for rehearsal 7:00-10:30pm resume (if needed)
Saturday 3/30 10:00-2:00pm- build/finish6:30-11pm-- build/finish
Sunday 3/31 10:00am- 6:00pm prep for cue-to-cue with the projector likely being installed in the afternoon 7:00pm- cue-to-cue
Monday 4/1- Tech 7:00-11pm
Tuesday 4/2- Tech7:00-11pm
Wednesday 4/3 Dress 8:00-11pm
Thursday 4/4 Dress 8:00pm-11pm
Load out: 4/13 10:30pm-12:30am, 4/14 out by 12pm.
-experience as a TD-knowledge of fire proofing, construction, projection installation is preferred.
How To Apply:
please send your resume and a short paragraph about your work to Cassie at
Apply by:
January 25, 2019
400-600 stipend
About this Organization:
MassOpera (formerly MetroWest Opera) cultivates experiences for artists and audiences that challenge the status quo and reflect our diverse community