Join the StageAgent Team
Work this summer to write original lesson plans in drama/theater arts for grades 7 - 12 for use in the upcoming StageAgent.org lesson plan library. Plans will include instructions for teachers and handouts for students.
Integrate into lesson plans usage of StageAgent features like show guides, song lists, plot and context, PartFinder, tagging system, etc.
Align lesson plans to state and national arts education standards.
Help create a template to keep consistent formatting of lesson plans in the StageAgent database.
Education or theater arts degree
In-class experience teaching theatre arts
Knowledge of local, state, and/or national arts standards
Internet and computer savvy
Previous experience writing lesson plans and/or excellent writing ability
Own a computer with reliable internet access
Availability to work this summer
Write detailed study guides for musicals, plays and operas including context, plot summaries, character analyses and other information
Classify monologues and songs by category, genre, vocal range and other criteria
Assist with product testing
Help promote StageAgent content via your personal social media channels
Write blog posts
Extensive experience working in the theatre industry either as a performer or on the production side
Strong musical skills with the ability to easily classify character vocal ranges
Strong research and writing capabilities
Access to source materials via a music or drama library or personal collection
Flexible schedule with 5-10 hours per week to work for StageAgent
Other primary source of income
Write engaging blog posts about various aspects of theatre: acting, design, directing, auditioning, writing, casting, celebrity interviews, running a theatre, and more!
Create original written content between 600 and 1200 words long, exclusively published on StageAgent AND/OR create original video content to be posted on the StageAgent blog and shared via the StageAgent YouTube channel
Submit 1 to 4 posts per month as determined by the editor
Share your StageAgent blog posts via your personal social media channels
Extensive background in any of the following areas:
- Acting, Voice, Dance
- Direction, Choreography, Musical Direction
- Design/technical theatre
- Theatre management
- Teaching any of the above in high schools, colleges, privately
Proven writing/video experience, with samples to be submitted