Reports to Production Management / Stage Management

Dates required: August 2020 – June 2021

The Goodman Theatre seeks a Floor Manager to be an essential member of the Stage Management team for the 20/21 season in our Owen Theatre. The Floor Manager will join the Stage Management team during the final week of rehearsal to become familiar with the show, then work with stage managers and crew during all technical rehearsals, previews, understudy rehearsals, and performances. This person will work with the Stage Managers by preparing paperwork to accurately track props, costume changes, and scenic shifts, facilitating communication between stage managers, actors and crew, and ensuring that each show runs safely and smoothly.

This is a seasonal, Non-Equity position with a minimum rate of $15.50 per hour.

By dedicating itself to three guiding principles—quality, diversity and community— the Goodman Theatre seeks to be the premier cultural organization in Chicago, providing productions and programs that make an essential contribution to the quality of life in our city.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, able to prioritize tasks and be very detail oriented, work collaboratively as a team member and maintain a positive attitude
  • College education or equivalent professional stage management experience

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume including three (3) references to THIS LINK.

NO CALLS PLEASE – Please indicate in the cover letter how you heard about this position.


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