Call for Submissions: Stage Managers for New Ideas Festival 2015, Alumnae Theatre Company

New Ideas Festival is Alumnae Theatre Company’s annual three-week juried festival of new plays, works-in-progress, and experimental theatre, with a different program each week and a workshopped reading on Saturdays at noon. The 2015 festival will run from March 11-29, 2015.

Would you like to get involved in New Ideas Festival and join the fun this year? NIF needs stage managers for many of the 15 short plays. We will provide training if you don’t have experience. Rehearsals start February 1.

Important dates:

  • Thurs., Jan. 22:  Production meeting & stage manager orientation 7-9:30 pm
  • Sun., Feb. 1: Rehearsals begin
  • Tues., Feb. 17: Production meeting and lighting demo 7-9 pm
  • Thurs., March 5 – Sun., March 8: Tech days by week
  • Wed. March 11 – Sun. March 29: New Ideas Festival performances.

Each show runs one week (6 performances), and the readings have one performance each at noon on the three festival Saturdays.

If you are interested in stage managing a play in the New Ideas Festival, please email and put Stage Manager in the subject line.