Department: Planning and Production
Reporting to: Director, Planning and Production
Direct reports: Front of House Coordinator, Assistant House Manager, Ushers
Type of Employment: Contract
Term: September 5, 2018 to November 8, 2019
Summary of Function:
The Front of House Manager is responsible for providing professional audience service for Harbourfront Centre theatres and venues (including the house, lobbies and audience seating areas). This position provides facility services to groups utilizing the Fleck Dance Theatre and Harbourfront Centre Theatre, and supports Production staff overseeing facility services in Harbourfront Centre’s three other theatres and event venues.
Harbourfront Centre operates a ten-acre site that encompasses five theatres – Fleck Dance Theatre (capacity 446), Harbourfront Centre Theatre (capacity 350), Studio Theatre (capacity 196), Brigantine Room (cabaret-style 250), and Lakeside Terrace (theatre 250); and various alternative multi-purpose spaces for presentations, workshops, school classes, camps and other activities.
Outdoor stages include the large amphitheater-style Concert Stage (1300 seated, 3500 standing), the smaller Stage in the Round and summer music concerts in the Toronto Music Garden. The site also includes two art galleries; six working craft and design studios; various alternative exhibition spaces; and the central public spaces, Canada Square and Ontario Square.
Reporting to the Director, Planning and Production, the position offers the opportunity to work for one of the leading multidisciplinary arts institutions in the world.
The Front of House Manager will recruit, orient, train, and schedule all house workers; contact theatre companies or rental clients to obtain information on all aspects of each show providing show notes and other information to staff; coordinate with Food and Beverage staff for receptions; coordinate set up of displays, promotional materials, merchandise and catering, assessing furniture and equipment requirements; update Food and Beverage Administrator on inventory of theatre bars; report on needed repairs to the building, lobbies, bar and equipment; assist in budget preparation; establish and maintain effective working relationships with representatives of various companies, vendors, and co-workers.
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