Portland Musical Theater Company seeks theatre designers and technicians to the World Premiere production of Jean and the Wonderful Idea Machine

All roles are Independent Contractors and receive a small stipend ($100-$200 depending on the role’s scope) and 2 complimentary tickets.

Interviews will be conducted by telephone and/or in person.

If you are selected for a position, you’ll also be invited to our First Rehearsal Read Through December 9th at 1pm

Jean and the Wonderful Idea Machine

Written by Jenn August

Directed by Deanna Maio

Jean is a young girl who believes she could invent something that would change worried thoughts to wonderful ideas. Encouraged by a science fair project, Jean invents and builds a wonderful idea machine. Word of this machine reaches the President of the United States and Jean is invited to bring her wonderful idea machine to the world peace summit to help solve all the world problems.

Jean is a wonderful example of a little girl who believes in her ideas and cares about making the world a better place. This world-premiere musical event is about believing in your dreams and making them come true.

Rehearsals Begin on or around December 9th with breaks for the December and January holidays.
Performances are Feb 17 through March 11, 2018
All performances are 1:30pm and 4pm Saturdays and 1:30pm Sundays

Tech runs Feb 10 – Feb 16.

Production Team Openings:

  • Costume Designer
  • Properties/Set Dressing Designer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Sound Board Engineer/Technician
  • Run Crew/Stage Hand
  • Marketing/Publicity Coordinator


Learn More & Tell Us About You Here

Please email us including your resume to contact AT portlandmusicaltheater.org

In your email please answer the following questions:

  1. Why are you interested in this project?
  2. What conflicts do you have during tech week? Feb 10 – Feb 16
  3. What do you know about Portland Musical Theater Company?

We’ll email you back. Please make sure to check your SPAM/Junk folder for our reply.


Note: Portland Musical Theater Company is Portland’s Only All Musical theater company on the East Side. We are a 501c(3) non-profit, community theater company. Portland Musical Theater Company is committed to objective hiring, and does not consider factors of race, gender or ethnicity in hiring except when such factors are required by playwrights.