Choreographer for The Wizard of Oz - Spring 2019 All Ages Show

WINDY CITY PERFORMS
Professional Theatre & Performing Arts Conservatory

 
CHOREOGRAPHER & MOVEMENT SPECIALIST FOR MUSICAL THEATRE PRODUCTION
 
WCP is looking for a 2 key positions for our Spring show, The Wizard of Oz, in Jefferson Park. The show is an all-ages production, with paid professional actors alongside auditioned Youth and Teens.  
 
Rehearsals begin in February, and take place on Saturday mornings, and Tuesday & Thursday evenings. Tech Week is March 23-29, and shows open March 30.  Runs through May 6, 2019.
 
The cast and other creative staff are already set.
 
 
CHOREOGRAPHER & MOVEMENT SPECIALIST: Design, teach and rehearse production numbers and smaller dance moments; assist in developing the look and feel of the show's movement and physicality.  We would like this person to commit to about 75% of the rehearsals, plus tech week.  
 
 
ALSO LOOKING FOR....

MUSIC DIRECTOR: Teach and rehearse musical numbers, plus accompany the shows.
Competitive rehearsal stipend, plus performance payment. There will be a small pit orchestra, you will be responsible for recruiting and rehearsing the pit musicians, as well.  We are open to a rehearsal MD, then hiring a performance pianist - please submit your availability in the letter of interest. 

 

 

 

 

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

For both positions, prefer previous successful professional-level work. Also, previous experience with young performers.

Music Director must be excellent sight-reader and able to play open score.

To Apply: 

To apply, send letter of interest and resume to:  Jerry R. Soria-Foust, Artistic Director.  Email: employment@windycityperforms.org

Choreographer/Movement Specialist applicants:  We appreciate video samples of your teacher or final work - send links to the same email address.

 

 

 

 

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Jerry R Soria-Foust
Contact Phone Number: 
3123243700
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