Tuesday, March 3, 2015
The Search Is On for Associate Director of Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is seeking a stage director dedicated to theatre education with emphasis in children’s and youth productions. Successful Candidate will have demonstrated success in live theatre direction and education, dedication to community theatre, and strong written and verbal skills. Located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand Rapids Civic Theatre is one of the country’s largest community theatres and houses a comprehensive education program, the School of Theatre Arts. The Associate Director conducts strategic planning and implementation of the School with its Director and Registrar and directs 3-4 of the Theatre’s primary productions each season (August-June) and serves as the Producer for the Traveling Troupe (touring area schools once a week March-June) and Summer Repertory Theatre (2 productions by 14-19 year olds performed in rolling rep, late July-early August). This is a fulltime position that includes 80% of health insurance for employee and dependants, paid vacation, flexible scheduling salary range $35-45,000. Degree in theatre, education and/or compatible field of study required, Advanced degree preferred. E-application preferred: Cover letter, resume/vitae, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position planned to start by July 1, 2015.