The Production Company

2008-12 | Assistant Company Administrator/Assistant Company Manager | Melbourne

Presented at:
Arts Centre Melbourne

Season detail:
2008 (Follies, Mame)
2009 (Crazy For You, The Boyfriend, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels)
2010 (The King & I, The Boy from Oz)
2011 (Anything Goes, Kismet, Grey Gardens)
2012 (The Producers, Chess)

The Production Company (Aust) Ltd is a not-for-profit theatrical company specialising in promoting and showcasing new and established theatre talent and to stimulate the Melbourne and Australian theatre industry. The Production Company stages a series of three musicals at the Arts Centre Melbourne each year. Two weeks of whirlwind rehearsal; one day of dress and media rehearsals; and six performances: The Production Company shows are thrilling and energetic.

Chess. Photo credit: Jeff Busby
The Boy From Oz. Photo credit: Jeff Busby

Role detail

The focus of this role was the smooth running of the company from the start of the audition process, through to the first day of rehearsal through to the final performance liaising with creatives regarding audition scheduling;
– Produce & coordinate audition notices & schedule audition times;
– Coordinate Audition days;
– Manage and maintain company files;
– Create & Maintain payroll for the finance department;
– Produce company information package;
– Generate/Distribute Company Memos;
– Manage House Seat requests;
– Maintain and manage petty cash for departments;
– General office duties where appropriate