Acting Instructor/Production Director for Summer Camps / The Stage School

Submitted by abanden on Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:55am
The Stage School

The Stage School has an opening for an Acting Instructor/Production Director for two of our 2018 Summer Camps.  We offer one-week musical theater day camps during the summer, focused on rehearsing and performing a musical.  

A candidate who can do both weeks is preferred, but we are open to hiring for one week if necessary.

  • Mary Poppins Jr.   Monday, June 25 - Saturday, June 30
  • Wizard of Oz         Monday, July 16 - Saturday, July 21

Camp meets from 9 AM to 3 PM each day.  Campers range in age from 6 to 16, with approximately 45 – 50 students per session.

Our summer camp team consists of a separate Singing Teacher, Dance Teacher, and Acting Teacher, along with our school Principal.  The Acting Instructor will be serve as the Director for each production, and will be responsible for collaborating with the production team to plan rehearsals, determine staging, and lead the rehearsal process.      

Skills & Qualifications: 

Ideal teaching candidates will  

  • be motivated, energetic, and organized
  • have a strong professional background in the performing arts
  • have experience teaching children ages 4-6 or 6-16
  • have experience in rehearsing and directing performances
  • have a passion for teaching life skills to young people through the performing arts.  

Camps are held in Park Ridge, Illinois and reliable transportation is required. 

To Apply: 

Please email cover letter and teaching resume for consideration to  For more information, please visit 

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Amanda Banden
Contact Phone Number: