Performance Director for The Murder Mystery Company – Tampa Troupe

The Murder Mystery Company is seeking to hire an organized and diligent candidate for the position of director. The individual would be responsible for taking charge as a strong, competent leader and enthusiastic role model for the Tampa, FL troupe.

The director position will require a set amount of hours per week dependent upon the quantity of shows scheduled. Regular duties will consist of the following:

Presiding over weekly rehearsals in a location central to the troupe

  • Attending mandatory company-wide conference calls once per month (scheduled 6 months in advance)
  • Attend and facilitate auditions for new actors as needed and make final decisions on hiring (a minimum of two auditions per year)
  • Prepare and build show bins for upcoming scheduled performances
  • Reorganize and check show bins once returned from scheduled shows and follow up on post show reports (can be delegated to AD with monitoring)
  • Cast upcoming scheduled shows no less than 3 weeks in advance
  • Report both director and (if applicable) assistant director hours weekly
  • Deposit all show payments (if applicable)
  • Report mugshot memento sales for all public shows
  • Report all “At Show” leads
  • Report logs for the troupe’s MMC credit cards/checks (if applicable)
  • Work with regional managers to maintain up-to-date inventory

To apply for this position, send an email with your resume and head shot to


Submitted by: Cady Lewis, The Murder Mystery Company

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