Wig Runner

Submitted by Goodman on Mon, 09/24/2018 - 4:22pm

Job Title: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Wig Runner/Wardrobe

Reports To: Wig Supervisor & Wardrobe Supervisor

Start Date: Mid-October 2018 – November 2018


The Goodman Theatre seeks a Wig Runner/Wardrobe Crew member to join us for our annual production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL.


The Wig Runner/Wardrobe Crew will attend all technical rehearsals to learn how to run the show, work directly with actors on all wig and costume shifts, and maintain wigs under the supervision of the wig supervisor.

This is an hourly position for the duration listed above.  Housing and travel are not provided.


By dedicating itself to three guiding principles—quality, diversity and community— the Goodman Theatre seeks to be the premier cultural organization in Chicago, providing productions and programs that make an essential contribution to the quality of life in our city.

Goodman Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.



  • Working knowledge of backstage procedures, including running wigs, and performance etiquette
  • Strong wig styling skills
  • Make ups skills beneficial
  • Be well organized and punctual
  • Work collaboratively as a team member and maintain a positive attitude in high pressure situations


Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume including three (3) references to: https://www.ikrut.com/microsite/pages/Goodman%20Theatre/default.html

Please indicate in the cover letter how you heard about this position. No calls please.

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