Company Stage Manager, Happy Idiot Productions


Not: Lady Chatterley’s Lover – Happy Idiot Productions Autumn Tour 2018

We are looking for a company stage manager for our Autumn Tour (with a view to doing a second run in Spring 2019) for Happy Idiot’s production of ‘Not: Lady Chatterley’s Lover’.

It is an exciting time to come on board with this growing company and our first major tour, supported by Arts Council England. We are touring to 15 small to mid-scale venues for one night across the UK with spaces ranging from black box studios to community theatres. At each venue we would expect the ideal candidate to be welcoming and professional as you will be representing the company at performances.


11th October until 18th November 2018 (with some production meetings prior to the start of the tour).

For more information, including the full Job Description and Person Specification, please follow this link:  

To apply for this post please send your C.V. and a covering letter detailing your experience and skills relevant to this position to by 5:00pm on Saturday 14th July.


£471* per week for 4 weeks (1 week rehearsal plus 3 weeks touring)

Accommodation will be provided by the company when required throughout the tour. Meals or meal subsidy will be provided during the tour days.

Relocation cost will be paid for 1 technical week in Ipswich (if required).

*This is inclusive of holiday pay, please note as a freelance position the successful candidate will be responsible for their own tax with the HMRC.

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