Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Counselor

Title: Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Counselor

Term of Employment: Hourly. The counselor position includes day and evening hours as well as weekends, depending on the performance schedule of the child actors. You will be assigned to assist with specific production(s) based on schedule needs and your availability.

Department: Education and Community Engagement

Schedule:

Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company schedule & performance:

  • Counselor Training on Monday, May 18, 9:30 am-10:30 am (tentative)
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Orientation TBA
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company rehearsals & performances
    • Tuesday, May 26 – Sunday, June 14, Kinky Boots
    • Tuesday, June 9 – Sunday, June 28, Carousel
    • Tuesday, July 7 – Sunday, July 26, Annie

Reports To: Director of Education

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist teaching artist in providing a safe, educational, professional and enjoyable environment for Music Circus Junior Company
  • Supervise Music Circus Junior Company during Broadway At Music Circus rehearsals and performances, including assisting with costume changes and escorting Junior Company members throughout the backstage and theatre areas, and other duties as assigned
  • Ensure Music Circus Junior Company members are behaving in a safe and professional manner at all times
  • Keep Music Circus Junior Company members engaged throughout the entire rehearsal process, including during breaks
  • Facilitate theatre games and group activities

Qualifications:

  • Experience and enjoyment working with children ages 8-14
  • A knowledge of theatre games and performance techniques
  • Training/experience in acting, voice, and/or dance
  • Excellent communication skills and collaborative attitude
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to both take and give direction
  • CPR and First Aid certification preferred but not required

Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

If you wish to apply for this position, please carefully read and follow application instructions. All documents must be in Word or PDF format. Only complete applications will be considered. Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter via the form below. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2020.