We are currently recruiting a Performance Manager to join our team at our newest Layered Reality™ experience, The War of The Worlds: The Immersive Experience (www.thewaroftheworldsimmersive.com). This is a layered reality multi-sensory experience set across a vast 22,000 sq/ft, combining music, immersive theatre, virtual reality, motion simulators and 5D effects.
The Performance Manager will be an essential role in the show operations, working in the BOH department. On a daily basis this role ensures that the cast are able to deliver all live aspects of the show, so that our guests have the best experience possible. During this time, you are also responsible for information flow of show elements to both cast and crew, so strong communication skills are key.
Scope & Responsibilities
During show operations you will take ownership of BOH Department, whilst co-ordinating and assisting the team members in their duties. You will also support the management team ensuring team members are briefed and have everything required to complete each shift. The Performance Manager will prepare the site for venue/show opening and complete closing procedures at the end of the night. Additional responsibilities include co-ordinating team scheduling, conducting walk throughs, safety tours, casting and rehearsing/training new team members, liaising with the Director on script amendments/updates and providing support relief to the technical team. You will also be required to support the live operations as the Duty Manager when required.
Background & Experience
You will be a highly self-motivated, with a wide variety of experience working in theatre or immersive experiences. Previous experience working in the events and entertainment industries is desirable.
Job Title: Performance Manager
Responsible to: Deputy General Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Operating Hours: Tuesday-Saturday up to 11pm
Probation: 3 Months
Location: Aldgate, London, EC3A 2BJ
Please submit your application with an up-to-date CV and covering letter explaining what you can bring to the role, why you would like to work for us and why we should choose you.