Job Postings

Senior Stories 2018

Essential Collective Theatre is now accepting applications for the following 5 paid positions:

 

ECT Senior Stories Performer/Creator (3 positions available)

 

Job Description: The Performers/Creators will interview senior citizens from around the Niagara region and gather stories about the seniors’ lives. The Performers/Creators will collaborate with the director (Colin Bruce Anthes) to create and rehearse an original one-act play based on the gathered stories. The Performers/Creators will tour this performance to long-term care facilities, seniors’ centres, libraries, museums and other community venues.

 

Experience/Qualifications Required: Successful candidates should be currently enrolled in a post-secondary drama program, or recently graduated (first 5 years) from a post-secondary drama program, with experience in live performance. Ability to sing, dance and/or play a musical instrument is an asset.

 

How to Apply: Please email a short cover letter expressing your interest, resume and photo to:

 

Colin Bruce Anthes

Artistic Director

Essential Collective Theatre

colin@ectheatre.ca

Please put Senior Stories Performer in the subject line

 

Deadline to submit applications: March 5, 2018

 

Interviews/Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 10, at The Green Studio, 36 James Street, St. Catharines, ON.

 

Job Posting

Senior Stories 2018

 

Essential Collective Theatre is now accepting applications for the following paid position:

 

ECT Senior Stories Stage Manager/Tour Coordinator (1 position available):

 

Job Description: The Stage Manager/Tour Coordinator will contact seniors’ centres and long-term care facilities to set up and schedule interviews with seniors and to schedule performances at various venues. The Stage Manager/Tour Coordinator will participate in senior interviews, and will attend all rehearsals and assist with script development. The Stage Manager/Tour Coordinator will work with the Director and Program Manager to establish the tour schedule, call times, company protocols and daily responsibilities. The Stage Manager/Tour Coordinator will be responsible for setting up and running sound for the performances, and carrying out the regular duties of a stage manager in performances.

 

Qualifications/Experience: Successful candidates should be currently enrolled in a post-secondary drama program, or recently graduated (first 5 years) from a post-secondary drama program, with experience in stage management and sound operation.

 

How to Apply: Please email a short cover letter expressing your interest and resume to:

 

Colin Bruce Anthes

Artistic Director

Essential Collective Theatre

colin@ectheatre.ca

Please put Senior Stories Stage Manager in the subject line

 

Deadline to submit applications: March 5, 2018 at 11:59pm.

 

Interviews/Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 10, at The Green Studio, 36 James Street, St. Catharines, ON.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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