Ignite Theatre Company is hiring a Sound Engineer for Elf the Musical

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Ignite is urgently hiring an experienced sound engineer to participate in our production of Elf the Musical; set to perform at the Grandel Theater December 15-18, 2022 . Tech week is December 5-14, 2022.

We prioritize working with people who can identify audio-related needs, develop creative solutions to those needs, and ensure the execution of those solutions. Specifically, we are seeking someone who can confidently run up to 30 body microphones, and execute sound cues/music tracks for final rehearsals & performances of the production. This position is filled from production-to-production; with time commitments flexible depending on contractor commitment. Preferred candidates will be available for recurring production meetings throughout the rehearsal process, load-in, all tech-week rehearsals, as well as performances & strike.


A dependable vehicle or other mode of transportation
Ability to lift up-to-50lbs
Willingness to coordinate with Ignite vendors/contractors
Dependable understanding of scenic design and an ability to communicate design elements in a visual way
Dependable understanding of carpentry
Ability to coordinate with Ignite’s Staff & identify performance/equipment needs
Ability to work with children of all ages and their families.
Must pass a background check.
A “yes-and” attitude!
If this show does not work for your schedule, please consider applying, and we will keep you in mind for our upcoming shows in 2023.

*Please note, we are a nonprofit theatre and have limited financial resources. We offer a stipend to contractors and listed pay is negotiable. Pay will vary by production.

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