Freelance Stage Manager/FOH, The 99 Club

Description

About The 99 Club:
The 99 Club is an award winning independent comedy club, working with some of the finest comedians in the country and managing a busy programme of daily comedy shows in a number of West End locations. The 99 Club has been awarded Best London Comedy Club at the Chortle Awards for 10 years running, and this year named the UK’s Best Pro Comedy Night. We work with a large pool of extremely talented national & international comedians, who regularly appear on TV shows such as Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week and Taskmaster.

About the Role:
We are looking for Stage Managers to help us run our comedy shows. This is a freelance post with flexible 4.5 hour evening shifts from 6.30pm to 11pm available. Longer work patterns available for higher fees. Experience with operating tech for live events and/or experience with mobile PA systems, and availability on Friday & Saturday nights not essential but strongly preferred. Immediate starts available.
Payment: £50 per evening
Locations: Leicester Square & Covent Garden. 
Tasks can include:

  • Setting up the venue & the stage

  • Operating the sound desk

  • Managing reserved seating plan

  • Checking the guestlist

  • Welcoming guests and other FOH duties

  • Assisting with guest queries

  • Reporting any issues to the Duty Manager

  • Liaising with artists

  • Ensuring acts and intervals run as scheduled

To apply for this opportunity, please email info@99clubcomedy.com with a CV and covering letter highlighting relevant previous experience and suitability for the role. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. 

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