Junior Company Counselor

Seasonal, Hourly

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.


Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company schedule & performance:

  • Counselor Training TBA
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company Orientation TBA
  • Broadway At Music Circus Junior Company rehearsals & performances
    • Contract 1: Tuesday, June 27 – Sunday, July 16, THE MUSIC MAN
    • Contract 2: Tuesday, July 11 – Sunday, July 30, THE ADDAMS FAMILY
    • Contract 3: Tuesday, July 25 – Sunday, August 13, RAGTIME

Department: Education and Community Engagement

Reports to: Director of Education and Community Engagement 

Wage: $15.50 per hour

Application Deadline: April 30, 2023

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 


  • Experience and enjoyment working with children ages 8-16
  • 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
  • Must be 18+ to apply


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 April 30, 2023.