Stage Director, One Act Opera -- Walnut Hill School for the Arts, Natick, MA
Dynamic and engaging Stage Director needed to direct one-act opera, for maternity leave replacement, February and March 2019.
Auditions: December 17th, 2018
Table read: January 29th
Music Rehearsals begin: January 30th
Blocking begins: February 11th
(TWO WEEKS SPRING BREAK March 2-18)
Pre-tech/Tech: March 19-28
Performances: March 29-31st
Clear creative vision towards high production value.
Strong educational mission working with high school aged classical voice majors in acting and rehearsal practice throughout the process.
Excellent classroom management skills.
Thoughtful, respectful and engaging manner.
Experience directing professional opera and/or musical theater is a must.
Meals provided on campus. Housing not provided.
Time commitment includes 5 weeks of afternoon and/or evening rehearsals over a two month period.
Production will be chosen, cast, and designed in advance, (with input from hired Director welcome as their schedule allows). Specific rehearsal times and schedule to be planned in advance according to Director's availability, in consideration with Music Director and Cast availability. Professional Tech and Music Staff already in place and ready for collaboration.
Submit directing and training resume, website and/or links to production videos or photos, and references by October 12th, 2018.