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Director for Wisconsin premiere of LIZZIE - (posted 10/18/16 by Music Theatre of Madison)
Music Theatre of Madison (MTM), a small professional musical theatre company now in its twelfth season, is seeking a director for the August, 2017 Wisconsin premiere of the musical Lizzie, a rock musical telling of the story of the notorious Lizzie Borden.
The production runs at the intimate Fredric March Play Circle in the Wisconsin Union on August 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, and 26, 2017. Rehearsal period will be a 2-3 week period at the end of July and early August. A few daytime rehearsals may be required, but we can be flexible. This is a paid position.
We are seeking a director that is experienced working with professional actors (both Equity and non equity), musicians, and designers. The ideal candidate will be highly creative, conceptual, imaginative, collaborative, positive, and energetic. They will also have significant experience directing specifically for musical theatre. There is no choreography per se, but experience with movement is a plus.
Before applying, please familiarize yourself with the show at www.lizziethemusical.com.
To be considered, please send a resume, two professional references, and a brief (one or two paragraph) description of what excites you about this particular show.
MTM, which was the first musical theatre company in Madison to compensate all artists including performers, is Madison’s home for “the weird stuff” in musical theatre. The company has produced 17 Madison premieres, 11 Wisconsin premieres, 2 Midwest premieres, and a world premiere, as well as the Midwest’s second-ever new musicals series. It has also produced reimagined versions of contemporary classics, numerous special events, and the popular annual Miscast concert. The company was deemed “crucial to the local theatre scene” by Madison Magazine. Learn more about us at www.mtmadison.com.
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Pit Musicians for Calamity Jane - (posted 10/12/16 by Edgewood College Theatre)
Edgewood College is seeking pit musicians for its upcoming production of Calamity Jane. We are seeking to fill the following parts:
Reed 1 (clarinet, alto sax, some flute)
Rehearsal times are:
Sunday 11/6 2-5pm and 7-9pm
Performance times are:
Friday 11/11-Saturday 11/12 @ 7:30pm
These are paid positions. Previous pit playing experience is preferred.
Interested in the position? Have more questions?
Piano Teacher - (posted 10/4/16 by Monroe Street Arts Center)
Monroe Street Arts Center is seeking qualified piano teachers. MSAC starts all teachers at $20/hour. MSAC has availability for teaching Thursday-Friday, approximately 3-8 PM, and Saturdays from 9-5. Monroe Street Arts Center is a non-profit arts school offering instruction in music and art on Madison's near west side. Please send resumes to: Matthew Dahm, music department head, Monroe St., Madison, WI, 53711 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information please visit: monroestreetarts.org
Dance Instructor - (posted 9/21/16 by Dance Now! Dance Studios, LLC)
Dance Now! Studios located in Beaver Dam WI is expanding! We are currently looking to fill a part time teaching position in our new Watertown WI location. Position would be teaching 2 evenings per week. Candidate must be able to teach ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical and creative movement to all age groups/levels. Must be able to work independently, have excellent communication and organizational skills. Instructor must also be willing and able to certify with Dance Masters of WI in the future. Salary will be commensurate with experience. If interested, please submit resume and dance history to Julie at email@example.com
Artistic Director - (posted 9/14/16 by Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre)
Beaver Dam Area Community Theater
Goal 1: Oversee the production of professional quality shows within budget
Goal 2: Create a solid pool of voluntary qualified directors as well as on-stage and off stage production personnel through aggressive recruitment and by providing education, training, and hands-on learning.
To apply, please send your cover letter, resume, and references to:
Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre
Sound Designer - (posted 9/11/16 by Sun Prairie High School)
Seeking Sound Designer for high school productions. We produce 3 shows each school year - a musical, play, and student-directed show.
The Sound Designer is responsible for obtaining all sound effects, whether recorded or live for a specific production. He/She is also responsible for setting up the sound playback equipment and make sure the board operator is properly trained. For musicals, sound designer is also responsible for mic-ing actors and musicians. The Sound Designer will also train and supervise student technicians, who mic students and run the soundboard for all performances.
The Sound Designer must attend all production meetings (every other week until tech) and possibly some specific meetings with the Director.The Sound Designer must attend some acting rehearsals and all Technical/Dress rehearsals. The Sound Designer must be able to find the time to make changes in the cues between rehearsals. Also, realize that there may be extra time required to train and work with students.
For more information, or to apply, please email Amy Frank at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lighting Designer - (posted 9/11/16 by Sun Prairie High School)
Seeking Lighting Designer for high school productions. We produce 3 shows each school year - a musical, play, and student-directed show.
The Lighting Designer is responsible for the design and installation of the lighting for each production. This includes developing an overall look for the show, creating a plot, hanging and focusing fixtures, and programming lighting cues. The Lighting Designer will also train and supervise student technicians, who will run the event. The Lighting Designer must be familiar with how to hang, circuit, focus, etc. Must be able to program on an ETC Ion light board. There is a small budget to rent or purchase additional items.
Time commitment: The Lighting Designer must attend all production meetings (every other week until tech) and possibly some specific meetings with the Director. The Lighting Designer must attend some acting rehearsals and all Technical/Dress rehearsals. The time commitment is relatively short, but intense. The Lighting Designer must be able to find the time to make changes in the cues between rehearsals. Also, realize that there may be extra time required to train and work with students.
For more information, or to apply, please email Amy Frank at email@example.com
Dance teacher - (posted 8/29/16 by Evoke Arts)
We are currently expanding and are looking for dance teachers specializing in teaching street dance, ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, cheer or yoga.
Qualifications and/or training in dance or performing arts.
Dance Choreography - (posted 7/16/16 by Pure Gravity Fitness Pole Dance & Aerial Arts)
Teach Dance Choreography from contemporary movement, hip hop to belly dance & exotic dance. This is a part time position paid hourly. Studio is located downtown Beloit WI. We are an aerial arts studio. Please contact Kyra at Pure Gravity Fitness. 608-751-1330
Acting - (posted 4/19/16 by Ghost Boat, Dells Boat Tours)
Ghost Boat and Dells Boat tours are offering PAID acting jobs! A great way to add to your acting resume.
Location: Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Hours: 7:00 pm to 10:00 or 11:00 pm, depending on how busy we are.
Start/End dates: Friday 27 May 2016 to 31 October 2016 ( These dates are VERY flexible and we are willing to work with your schedule.
Starting Wage: $9.00 an hour
Job Details : We run 7 days a week . The Job consists of using special effects makeup,costuming, and acting/scaring talents to create Characters for a turn of the century mining "Ghost" town. We have numerous straight scaring roles and several improvisational acting roles.
Contact information: Email cover letter and resume to Chase Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org
Children's Theatre Director - (posted 4/12/16 by Brookfield Center for the Arts)
We have openings for enthusiastic individuals for the following positions:
If you want work that have a significant positive impact on children's lives...
You are the rock star we are looking for if you are creative, resourceful and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. You are a self-starter, have detail organizational and problem-solving skills, and you can manage tasks efficiently and effectively. As you will be interacting with every member of the team, families, and children you need to have strong communications skills, all with a positive, supportive and charming nature.
E-mail: email@example.com if interested.
Director - (posted 9/20/16 by Sun Prairie Civic Theatre)
The 2017-2018 Theatre Season Play Selection
The Sun Prairie Civic Theatre Board of Directors is seeking submissions for our 2017-2018 Season. The Board uses a director submitted approach for three of our shows – 1 musical, 1 nonmusical, & 1 children’s show. The board also selects one large musical. These would be for shows running between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018.
If you have a play or musical you have always wanted to direct, you can submit a proposal along with your name as director for consideration. The play should be the kind of family entertainment Sun Prairie Civic Theatre audiences has been accustomed to for the past 47 years. Along with submitting the play or musical you will be asked to submit a synopsis of the show, cast numbers, and any special or unusual requirements. You may submit the name of any other staff members who are willing to work with you on this production. More than one submission per director is permitted. The SPCT Board of Directors will review all submissions and present qualified selections to the membership for an advisory vote on November 20, 2016. Performance dates will be determined after show selection and in conjunction with the Sun Prairie Area School District’s scheduling process. The Board will make the final selection of shows and directors for the season.
Casting Call - (posted 8/22/16 by Chicago 139 Productions)
Chicago 139 Productions is now casting Staydream, a new original comedic web series to be shot and produced in Madison, Wisconsin, with filming to begin in September.
Sound OP/Designer, Audio Engineer - (posted 11/30/15)
Hello my name is Brandon Revels and I am looking for a position as an Audio Engineer for theatrical performances. I have many years of experience with music and theater as well as a degree from MMI in Recording and Music Technology.
August 2013 to Rock River Repertory Theater Edgerton, WI
Oct. 2005 to Edgerton Performing Arts Center Edgerton WI
Sept. 2004 to Edgerton High School Edgerton, WI
Personal: Pro Tools 8HD Operator Certification. Some experience as well with graphic design.
Keywords: Computer skills (MAC/PC) and good technical skills, quick learner, problem solving skills, well educated, excellent memory.
References: Available Upon Request
Fell free to Contact me at:
Technical Director, tech work - (posted 1/30/13)
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Redmoon Theater, Chicago, IL (4/05-11/06)
Performance Space 122, New York, New York (5/01-12/04)
Special Skills: Autocad literate. Ability to drive large vehicles and trailers, manual transmission, Valid Wisconsin driver’s license, Hazcom certified, FOID Card, Lead Safe Removal certified
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