Ballet Wardrobe Assistant

The Ruth Page Center for the Arts is seeking a Wardrobe Assistant from 9/1/18-12/2/18 for our annual production of The Nutcracker.  

Create a schedule with the Costumer/Wardrobe supervisor.
Assist Costumer/Wardrobe Supervisor with fittings and alterations in a timely manner.
Assist with proper labeling and hanging of costumes.
Assist with load-out and in of costumes from our center to the performance venue and back.
Assist with steaming and pressing of costumes prior to performances.
Assist with cleaning and storing all costumes the week after the performance.

Skills & Qualifications: 

This is an excellent position for students interested in pursuing costuming.
Experience with ballet costumes and tutus is preferred.
Must be available for fittings on Wednesday evenings, as well as Saturday and Sunday afternoons from September through November  Must be present for tech and dress rehearsals as well as performances (December 1&2 at Northeastern Illinois University).

To Apply: 

Send your resume and a brief cover letter to:

Please indicate any experience with ballet costumes.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
MaryAnn McGovern
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: