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Jerry K. Smith | Resume

Welcome to a quite exhaustive resource of all my productions, education, and other relevant information. A few things to know about this page.
1) If a show has an ellipse in the title, it was done for formatting reasons. Simply hover over the show title to have the full name revealed.
2) Some sections have had less relevant information hidden. But fear not! That information can be revealed by clicking the "More Credits..." link in the top right of each section.


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Stage Management Credits

Don Giovanni Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Keturah Stickann Minnesota Opera 2020
Edward Tulane Stage Manager Dir. Eric Simonson Minnesota Opera 2020
Flight Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Ramadés Toro Minnesota Opera 2020
The Barber of Seville Stage Manager Dir. Francesca Zambello Minnesota Opera 2019
Elektra Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Brian Staufenbiel Minnesota Opera 2019
Evita Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2019
The Marriage of Figaro Production Stage Manager Dir. Candace Evans Seagle Music Colony 2019
The Manchurian Candidate Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2019
Oklahoma! Production Stage Manager Dir. Kyle Lang Seagle Music Colony 2019
La Traviata Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Octavio Cardenas Minnesota Opera 2019
The Fix Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Octavio Cardenas Minnesota Opera 2019
The Italian Straw Hat Stage Manager Dir. Andrea Cigni Minnesota Opera 2019
Silent Night Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Eric Simonson Minnesota Opera 2018
La Rondine Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Octavio Cardenas Minnesota Opera 2018
Candide Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2018
Julius Caesar Production Stage Manager Dir. Candace Evans Seagle Music Colony 2018
The Great Gatsby Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2018
Mame Production Stage Manager Dir. Kyle Lang Seagle Music Colony 2018
The Summer King Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Sam Helfrich Michigan Opera Theater 2018
Tosca Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Marco Pelle Michigan Opera Theater 2018
Turnadot Assistant Stage Manager Dir. John Hoomes Knoxville Opera 2018
Ariadne auf Naxos Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Jennifer Williams Austin Opera 2018
La Traviata Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Stephanie Panighini The Dallas Opera 2017
My Fair Lady Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2017
The Magic Flute Production Stage Manager Dir. Kyle Lang Seagle Music Colony 2017
Rosencrantz & ... Dead Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2017
The Light in the Piazza Production Stage Manager Dir. Jay Lessenger Seagle Music Colony 2017
2017 Festival Gala Concert Production Stage Manager Dir. David Lefkowich Fort Worth Opera 2017
Carmen Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Lefkowich Fort Worth Opera 2017
Italian Girl in Algiers Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Michael Shell Piedmont Opera 2017
Daughter of the... Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Rod Caspers Austin Opera 2017
The Flying Dutchman Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Eric Einhorn Austin Opera 2016
The Most Happy Fella Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2016
The Elixir of Love Production Stage Manager Dir. Joshua Borths Seagle Music Colony 2016
Roscoe Production Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2016
The Music Man Production Stage Manager Dir. Joshua Borths Seagle Music Colony 2016
SHOT! Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Grabarkewitz Nickel City Opera Company 2016
The Barber of Seville Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Gately Fort Worth Opera 2016
JFK Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Thaddeus Strassberger Fort Worth Opera 2016
The Barber of Seville Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Gately Fort Worth Opera 2016
Aïda Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Brian Deedrick Austin Opera 2015
Mefistofele Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Brian Deedrick Knoxville Opera 2015
Les Misérable Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2015
Into the Woods Stage Manager Dir. Jeffrey McEvoy Seagle Music Colony 2015
The Barber of Seville Stage Manager Dir. Joshua Borths Seagle Music Colony 2015
Falstaff Stage Manager Dir. Johnathon Pape Seagle Music Colony 2015
La Traviata Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Gately Fort Worth Opera 2015
Daughter of the... Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Dona D. Vaughn Palm Beach Opera 2015
Enemies, A Love Story Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Sam Helfrich Palm Beach Opera 2015
La Bohème Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Fenlon Lamb Palm Beach Opera 2014
Insomniacs ... Play Festival Stage Manager Dir. Clayton Guiltner Grex Group Theater 2014
West Side Story Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2014
Susannah Stage Manager Dir. Jeffrey McEvoy Seagle Music Colony 2014
The Italian Girl in Algiers Stage Manager Dir. John de los Santos Seagle Music Colony 2014
Camelot Stage Manager Dir. Richard Kagey Seagle Music Colony 2014
Silent Night Assistant Stage Manager Dir. Octavio Cardenas Fort Worth Opera 2014
Così fan tutte Assistant Stage Manager Dir. David Gately Fort Worth Opera 2014
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Technical Credits

Various Productions Overhire Stagehand -- IATSE Local 13 2019-present
Various Productions Overhire Technician PM Ryan Graves MSU's Kasser Theater 2015-2018
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Education

Rutgers University
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Sept. 2010 - May 2014
BFA Stage/Production Management

Certifications

American Red Cross - Adult CPR, AED, and First Aid October 2018
American Mental Health First Aid USA August 2019
OSHA 10 - General Industry December 2019

Design Credits

Another Part of the Forrest Sound Designer Dir. Kevin Kittle Rutgers Theater Company 2013
Uncle Vanya Sound Designer Dir. Pamela Berlin Rutgers Theater Company 2013
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Non Theatrical Employment

Student Assistant   Sept 2012 - May 2014 Rutgers Theater Company
Assist in the day to day operations of the Producing Director of the Rutgers Theater company. Tasks included project research and coordination, event planning and management, basic clerical duties, document proofing, storing and filing information.

Awards, Recognition, and Honors

Rutgers Dean's List (6 Semesters) Fall 2010, Spring 2012, Fall 2012,
Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014
Rutgers Student Life rOSCAR - Outstanding New Member May 2011

Special Skills and Interests

  • Carpentry, costume, electric,
    sound, and deck experience
  • ArtsVision
  • ProTools and QLab
  • AutoCAD, and hand drafting
  • Valid NJ drivers license, United States passport
  • Microsoft Office, Apple iWork
  • HTML, CSS, PHP, and MySQL Programming
  • Union (IATSE) and
non-union show experience
  • Read music
  • Competitive Swimming (6 years, Varsity Captain)

References

References avaliable upon request