Northshore YMCA

245 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Date Posted:
August 01, 2019

Eastern Massachusetts



Stage Manager


The Y Theatre Co. produces full scale musicals and plays for young actors ages 6 & up in Salem, Haverhill, and in conjunction with public schools in Swampscott and Manchester/Essex. We are currently seeking Stage Managers to assist with productions in Salem and Manchester-Essex. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Running the check-in and check-out system (with vigor!)
  • Taking notes of all rehearsals which includes keeping the ‘prompt copy’ of the script with the booking, performer’s positions on stage, script changes as well as the props, sound and lighting needs for each scene
  • Communicate with parents, the cast, and the production team
  • Assisting with the technical elements of the production
  • Keep the director/producer on time and on schedule
  • Call the performances
  • Run rehearsal in the absence of the director
  • Help create a safe and welcoming rehearsal space and take the initiative to create a productive environment
  • Setup and breakdown of the rehearsals as needed.
  • Assist with tech week needs which may include but is not limited to load in, strike, set installation, craft projects, product organization, clean up
  • A background of theatre training
  • Experience in theatre education particularly as it applies to youth
  • At least one year working with children, preference given to experience in arts programming
  • An understanding of appropriate child management techniques, and ability to work with groups of children in a variety of sizes


  • Afternoons 9 hours/week, additional hours closer to and including the performances

The YMCA is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religious creed, protected genetic information, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran's status, or sexual orientation.

How To Apply:
Follow the link below to complete an application:
Apply by:
August 30, 2019
About this Organization:
The YMCA of the North Shore has been making an impact in the North Shore communities since 1858. We have a 145-year history of meeting community needs. We are proud to be considered part of the largest not-for-profit community service organization in America.