Chicago Opera Theater is hiring a qualified Teen Production Director for the summer session June 25 – August 17) at Goode High School (7651 S Homan Ave). The Teen Production Director will be available to Chicago Opera Theater for the creation, production, and completion of the COT for Teens program.
- Production instruction of lights, sound, set, props & costumes to all assigned students
- Articulating program and student outcomes
- Serving as a liaison between COT, CPS, and ASM(After School Matters)
- Planning and managing preparation for Goode High School and COT for Teens performances
- Collaborating effectively with COT Teen Directors, COT admin team, and ASM program specialist
- Other rehearsal and performance activities as mutually agreed upon between COT, the Teen Director, and the school
- Multi-faceted approach to teaching elements of production, especially as it relates to opera and musical theater
Skills and Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in Music or Theatre Arts and/or related experience or training, Master’s degree is preferred.
- 4 or more years of teaching experience (preferably with teens).
- Teaching instruction experience in production.
- Work in the production field
Interested candidates should send resume & cover letter to the Director of Education, Linden Christ, firstname.lastname@example.org.