Seeking Non-Union Stage Manager ASAP!

July 15, 2016

Stable Cable Lab Co., a non-profit theater company based in NYC, is seeking a Non-Union Stage Manager for the world premiere of In the Event of My Death by Lindsay Joy, and directed by Padraic Lillis at IRT Theater in the West Village.  Ideally, this person will start on Monday, July 18th!  Stipend: $700.  

We are looking for someone who is organized with positive energy and ready for the fast paced world of indie theater.  Applicants must also be comfortable running a light board.  Stage Management students welcome to apply!  


E-mail with a brief introduction and resume, and we will contact you ASAP. PLEASE REVIEW DATES BELOW before applying.  If most but not all of the rehearsal dates work for you, please send conflicts.  Tech and performances are obviously mandatory.


Rehearsal period:  July 18-August 5 (Mon-Sat, 4 hours/day)

Performance period: August 7-21 (Tuesdays are dark)


Rehearsal location: Simple Studios, 134 W. 29th Street, NYC
Performance location: IRT Theater, 154 Christopher Street, NYC
Stage Manager Stipend:  $700


Rehearsal schedule at Simple Studios

-Monday, 7/18: 6:30pm to 10:30pm

-Tuesday, 7/19: 12pm to 4pm

-Wednesday, 7/20: 12pm to 4pm 

-Thursday, 7/21: 6:30 to 10:30pm 

-Friday,7/22: 6:30 to 10:30pm

-Saturday, 7/23: 12pm-4pm

-Monday, 7/25: 6:30pm to 10:30pm

-Tuesday, 7/26: 12pm to 4pm

-Wednesday, 7/27: 12pm to 4pm 

-Thursday, 7/28: 6:30pm to 10:30pm 

-Friday, 7/29: 6:30pm to 10:30pm

-Saturday, 7/30: 12pm-4pm


TECH WEEK at IRT Theater 

-Aug. 2nd:  Load-in.  

-August 3: Tech Day 1 – 10am to 10pm (with half hour lunch, and hour dinner break)

-August 4: Tech Day 2 – 10am to 10pm (with half hour lunch, and hour dinner break)

-August 5: Tech Day 3 – 10am to 10pm.  Invited dress at 7pm.

-August 6: Afternoon clean up rehearsal TBA.

Performance Schedule:

8/6/2016 at 7pm *first preview

8/7/2016 at 3pm *2nd preview

8/8/2016 at 7pm *Opening night

8/9/2016 DARK

8/10/2016 at 7pm

8/11/2016 at 7pm

8/12/2016 at 7pm

8/13/2016 at 3pm & 7pm

8/14/2016 at 3pm

8/15/2016 at 7pm

8/16/2016 DARK

8/17/2016 at 7pm

8/18/2016 at 7pm

8/19/2016 at 7pm

8/20/2016 at 3pm & 7pm

8/21/2016 at 3pm

8/21/2016 at 7pm


(Tuesdays are dark)



Note: We will be following with AEA showcase code rules even though this is a non-union production.  


About In the Event of My Death

Eight small-town twenty-somethings who know each other from high school share an impromptu time of mourning and celebration after the suicide of a mutual friend. 





Lisa Jill Anderson, Lillith Fallon, Breanna Foister, Cory Kosel, Ian Poake, John Racioppo, Samantha Strelitz, and Kara Young

PRODUCED BY Margaret Santa Maria









PROPS DESIGN BY Andrew Hennelly



Padraic Lillis (Director) is the founding Artistic Director of The Farm Theater. He has been awarded the NY IT Award for Outstanding director for Lindsay Joy’s Rise and Fall of a Teenage Cyberqueen, Overall Excellence Award from NY International Fringe Festival for Lee Kaplan’s Bully, and inducted into the Indie Theater Hall of Fame. Other solo shows he has directed are Adina Taubman’s award winning show - A Line In The Sand (a documentary show about Columbine), Kelly Kinsella’s When Thoughts Attack, and How To Do A One Person Show, and he wrote and performs his own solo show How To Survive Crack Addiction. His plays have been produced nationally and are published with Dramatist Play Services and Indie Theater Now. His film Hand Over Hand, which he wrote and directed, was awarded Best Short Film at the Milan International Film Festival. He taught at NYU’s Department of Dramatic Writing and helped design and lead the education programming for Labyrinth Theater Company for ten years. Padraic was awarded the Dayton Hudson Distinguished Artist Fellowship. He is a member of Labyrinth Theater Company and a life long Yankee fan.


Lindsay Joy (Playwright) was born and bred on the mean streets of rural New Hampshire and has since become a Brooklyn transplant. She's a proud member of the Beehive Collective, and the Amoralists Wright Club. Most recently, she served as Co-Artistic Director to the award-winning LabRats Theater Company. The Rats' production of her full-length play, The Rise and Fall of a Teenage Cyberqueen, garnered two NYIT Awards, including Outstanding Premiere Production of a Play and Outstanding Director for Padraic Lillis. Mr. Lillis commissioned her to helm the first College Collaboration project of the Farm Theater. The resulting play, In the Event of My Death, was produced at Ashland University, Centre College and Clark University and will make it's New York premiere this coming summer with Stable Cable Lab Company. Her short play, Clinch, was a part of Vertigo Theater Company's Bareknuckle at Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn alongside pieces by Pia Zankel and Lucy Thurber. Her play, The Unearthing, was a part of the newTACTics festival in the summer of 2012 and was presented in the Ground Up New Works Festival the winter of that same year. Her short pieces have been seen all over the country—from the Bowery Poetry Club to the Actors Theater of Louisville. In 2001, Lindsay won the award for best short play at the Kennedy Center’s American College Theater Festival for her piece Life, Love and a 7-11.




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