Summer Teen Production Director

Description:

Chicago Opera Theater is hiring a qualified Teen Production Director for the summer session June 25 – August 17) at Goode High School (7651 S Homan Ave). The Teen Production Director will be available to Chicago Opera Theater for the creation, production, and completion of the COT for Teens program.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Production instruction of lights, sound, set, props & costumes to all assigned students
  • Articulating program and student outcomes
  • Serving as a liaison between COT, CPS, and ASM(After School Matters)
  • Planning and managing preparation for Goode High School and COT for Teens performances
  • Collaborating effectively with COT Teen Directors, COT admin team, and ASM program specialist
  • Other rehearsal and performance activities as mutually agreed upon between COT, the Teen Director, and the school
  • Multi-faceted approach to teaching elements of production, especially as it relates to opera and musical theater

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Music or Theatre Arts and/or related experience or training, Master’s degree is preferred.
  • 4 or more years of teaching experience (preferably with teens).
  • Teaching instruction experience in production.
  • Work in the production field

To Apply:

Interested candidates should send resume & cover letter to the Director of Education, Linden Christ, lc@cot.org.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Music or Theatre Arts and/or related experience or training, Master’s degree is preferred.
  • 4 or more years of teaching experience (preferably with teens).
  • Teaching instruction experience in production.
  • Work in the production field
To Apply: 

Interested candidates should send resume & cover letter to the Director of Education, Linden Christ, lc@cot.org.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Linden Christ
Contact Email: 
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