We are seeking a personable, organized, and detail-oriented Company Manager to act as the principal liaison with performers, teaching artists, volunteers and chorus members, and tradition-bearers, working under the guidance of the Production Manager to ensure everyone involved in our performances and programs receives the support and care needed to deliver a high-quality production – and have a good time doing it!
The Company Manager is responsible for coordinating and supporting all applicable travel, lodging, hospitality, and other needs for all individuals involved in Revels’ productions year-round. This position works closely with the Production Manager to manage all contracts, negotiations, payroll, and stipulations in accordance with various industry unions. The Company Manager is responsible for recruiting, managing, and maintaining strong relationships with our community volunteers and for collecting feedback from audiences, performers, and partners to help us improve our programming and operations.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Artist / Performer Hospitality and Service
Program and Production Administration
Skills and Experience Required
Diversity is a fundamental element in Revels’ musical and theatrical productions. Through music, dance, and storytelling, we celebrate the seasonal and cultural traditions of our world, honoring and upholding the differences that make individuals and cultures truly unique while reminding us of the shared humanity that connects us all. This principle guides our organizational approach with events, educational programs, performers, audience, volunteers, partners, and staff. We offer an open, creative space that welcomes every person to help shape and take part in our distinctive community experiences.
Revels, based in Watertown, MA, engages audiences across nine U.S. cities in theatrical and musical experiences that bring the world’s cultural traditions and celebrations to life. Since its founding in 1971, nearly two million people nationwide have joined in the song and dance of Revels’ seasonal celebrations. In-person programs include the flagship production The Christmas Revels, Revels RiverSing, Spring Sing, salons, harbor cruises, and pub sings, as well as a collaborative program with the Perkins School for the Blind and innovative educational programs for children. Revels offers online programs as part of its #RevelsConnects series, including Musical Connections, produced with the Mass Cultural Council’s Folk Arts and Tradition Program. Revels’ cast and backstage crew include a mix of auditioned professional and non-professional singers, dancers, and storytellers ranging from youngchildren to adults. Learn more about Revels at www.revels.org.
How to Apply
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a statement of interest along with whatever materials they think would best communicate why they are the right person for the job. Additional materials may be requested. Send your materials to firstname.lastname@example.org and please include COMPANY MANAGER in the subject line.
We look forward to hearing from you.