Seeking a Contract Technical Director for Teens Backstage
RLT is seeking a Technical Director to join our small team of paid full time staff for the five-week Teens Backstage (TBS) summer theatre camp. The TBS Technical Director will be contracted for six weeks, June 12 – July 22, to allow for one week of preparation prior to camp beginning.
Duties will include but are not limited to: working with and training 6-9 teens aged 13-17 in a safe scene shop, construction and rigging practices while implementing one fully realized production design in coordination with the Teens on Stage (TOS) summer theatre camp, teach teens how to work from created shop drawings, assist scenic designer in teaching teens painting techniques, assist teens in creating props, and help supervise lighting hang.
Successful candidate should have experience teaching, drafting shop drawings, strong construction skills, experience rigging from fixed grid, and the ability to stay on budget and schedule while still teaching.
Scenic painting and lighting experience a plus. Must pass background check.
Email cover letter and resumes to the RLT Production Manager, Todd Aberts, at email@example.com by April 3, 2017.
Dates: June 12, 2017- July 22, 2017 (6 Weeks)
Pay: $450 per week