Welcome to University Theater! We’re delighted you’re thinking of becoming a designer or manager for a UT production.

Ongoing workshops may have lead design positions open and lead designers/managers on mainstages may be open to assistants, though positions often get filled as performances approach. Reach out to the directors and production managers below to get connected!

UT will be producing the following shows in Winter & Spring 2023:

  • A Weekend of Workshops: Harlesden High Street by Abhishek Majumdar and Queen of Spades, a new musical by Amelia Simonoff, adapted from the Alexander Pushkin short story - 4th Week, FXK Theater
  • Macbeth in Space by William Shakespeare - 7th Week, FXK Theater
  • The Laramie Project by Moisés Kaufman & Tectonic Theater Project - 8th Week, Theater East
  • Be More Chill by Joe Iconis & Joe Tracz - 6th Week Spring, Theater West

Would you like to get involved as a manager or designer? Feel free to contact the following:

Do you have any additional questions about design or management in UT? Feel free to send them to UT Committee at ut-committee@uchicago.edu!

Current openings

Design & Management Interest Form

Fill out this form to get your name out to potential proposals! Proposers can view a list of interested designers and managers on this page (requires UChicago login) and may directly reach out to interested designers and managers during the proposal or preproduction processes.

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