Join the StageAgent Team

At StageAgent we love theatre. We are actors, directors, and teachers who are on a quest to use technology to inform, guide, and improve the lives of performing artists.

CONTENT CREATOR

StageAgent is seeking a Content Creator to add to our team who will have a special focus on diversity/inclusion in theatre. You should be an excellent writer with expert-level knowledge about plays (classic, modern, and/or new works) and musicals including extensive industry and/or academic experience. A background in education/lesson-plan writing and experience working with high school and/or middle school students is strongly preferred. The Content Creator should be well-versed in diversity-driven content and BIPOC playwrights.

This is a part-time, work-from-home freelance position. We are open to hiring the right experts regardless of your geographic location. BIPOC candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

JOB DUTIES:

  • Develop detailed study guides for plays and musicals including context, plot summaries, character analyses, writer bios, and other information
  • Write lesson plans and other educational materials related to theatre with a special focus on diversity/inclusion
  • Write blog posts and and create multi-media content
  • Participate in editorial meetings and new feature development

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Extensive experience working in the theatre industry either as a performer, educator, or production team member
  • Passion for diversity/inclusion in theatre and expertise with BIPOC playwrights
  • Strong research, writing, and interviewing capabilities
  • Access to source materials via a music or drama library or personal collection
  • College degree
  • Strong computer skills, specifically Google suite
  • A self-starter with a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Flexible schedule with at least 5-10 hours per week to create content for StageAgent

OTHER USEFUL EXPERIENCE:

  • Advanced musical abilities with the ability to easily classify character vocal ranges
  • An active presence on social media channels
  • Strong network with the BIPOC playwriting community and upcoming playwrights in general
  • Multimedia capabilities
  • Expertise in a wide-range of theatre jobs/skills (technical theatre, education, business, artistic staff etc.)

COMPENSATION:

This is a freelance position. Content creators are paid per piece on a sliding scale.

TO APPLY:

Submit your résumé and cover letter to jobs@stageagent.com.