World Café Live - Lighting Designers Needed

Audition & Casting Details


• Lighting Designer

The World Cafe Live Lighting Designer is responsible for lighting design for facility and performances. He/she is charged with oversight of all technical areas related to lighting. Working closely with the producer and entertainers, the Lighting Designer ensures all effects meet expectations and are delivered to plan.

• Work with producer/director to understand his/her vision and needs, as well as to work out any potential problems related to space and special effects
• Determine best lighting design for the event/show considering script, location, and any needed special effects
• Work with producer to communicate budgetary needs and work within the assigned budget
• Collect all receipts for expenses and turn in to producer
• Develop light plot and produce instrument sheets showing instrument numbers, dimmer numbers, circuit numbers, focus areas, and gel colors
• Work with and direct crew to hang, focus and gel all lighting instruments
• Write cue sheets describing cues and cue numbers, cross-referenced to page numbers in script
• Program all cues into light board ; set light levels and cue fade times
• Run cue-to-cue technical rehearsal
• Replace burned out lamps during run of show as necessary

We are always accepting applications for this position, and hire when there is a vacancy.

• Fluent English-speaking and writing skills
• Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends
• Strong background in music venues and entertainment trends
• Strong computer and Internet skills desired
• Current driver’s license with no restrictions and own transportation
• Two to four years experience working venues of 200-1200 capacity
• Substantial skills and abilities of lighting design
• Able to climb a ladder and do some heavy lifting (equipment related)
• Authorized to work in the United States

• Competitive compensation
• Meal discounts
• Advancement opportunities

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* Please note that this information was accurate at the time of posting. All audition times are subject to change and or cancellation. Calltime takes no responsibility for audition time or location changes. It is best practice to confirm all audition information with the Producer holding the audition directly BEFORE attending any live audition.*


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About World Café Live

World Cafe Live believes that enjoying what you do is the key to doing it well. So, as an equal-opportunity employer, we are looking for employees who will take pleasure in the hard work of running a world-class live music, restaurant and events venue, and take pride in the results. If you are committed to the satisfaction of our guests, we will be committed to helping you grow and learn within our organization. As a World Cafe Live team member, you will be part of not just a new business, but a new way of doing business in the music and hospitality industry.

World Cafe Live is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.