Milwaukee Chamber Theatre is hiring the position of Scenic Charge for the 2012-2013 YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL Showcase, which will be produced in the Studio Theatre at the BroadwayTheatreCenter.  Scenery will be ready for paint the week of March 11-18.  Load-in, tech and performances will take place March 18-March 24, 2013.  Current students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply.


Duties shall include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with the technical director, designers and directors.
  • Painting all scenic elements as needed, as per the scenic designers elevations, including floor treatment and blackbox wall touchups.
  • Being present at the performance facility for paint calls during load-in and tech week.
  • Assisting with strike immediately following the final performance.



  • Applicant should have demonstrated time management skills in scenic painting for at least one previous production.
  • Ability to interpret paint elevations from the designer.
  • Reference from a design professor, technical director, production manager or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with other design areas is a plus.


This position pays $150.00 and is a professional credit.


Please send a cover letter and resume to Brandy Kline, Production Manager, ASAP, to

Scenic Artist