Novio Boy Producing Associate

Green Room Theatre Company Coachella Valley (GRTCCV) seeks an experienced, enterprising Producing Associate for its Spring 2023 Touring Production of Novio Boy.

GRTCCV is a professionally oriented, 501(C)3 non profit theatre company in its thirteenth successful season, serving culturally and economically diverse communities of the Coachella Valley from Palm Desert to Thermal.

The Project: The project is a small, professional touring production of Gary Soto’s romantic one-act comedy, Novio Boy, which will include several weekends of performances.

Your Duration: Your commitment is a minimum term of twelve weeks (half-time) between January 2023 and April 2023. You will work with the Executive Artistic Director to begin booking performances, hiring staff, and planning immediately upon hire. 

Your Compensation: You’ll be compensated as an Independent Contractor at $35 an hour. Estimated budget for this position is $6000.

Your Job Duties

As Producing Associate for Novio Boy you will work closely with our Executive Artistic Director to oversee key aspects of the production, including booking rehearsal and performance venues; overseeing actor and crew contracts; managing the production budget; hiring a technical crew; producing a printed program with business ads, and overseeing concessions, ticket sales, and house staff. Other appropriate duties as assigned.

Other Qualifications

  • Bilingualism in Spanish and familiarity with the East Coachella Valley is highly desirable.
  • Prior to hiring you must obtain Department of Justice clearance from the Palm Desert Sheriff Station (fingerprinting will be paid by Green Room Theater Company).

  • You should have your own liability insurance. Green Room Theatre cannot cover insurance for independent contractors.

How You Can Apply: Submit a resume of your experience plus phone and email addresses for three references. Send these items with a cover letter electronically to If you are a finalist you may be asked to complete a short written project to demonstrate your qualifications.

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