Barter Theatre
Abingdon, VA

Expires: 04/11/18

Job Dates

Start is October 17,2017


Competitive per week

Wardrobe Supervisor for Stage II
Full-time, year-round position

Reports To: Costume Shop Manager
(Then, once show has opened, also report to Stage Manager)

Summary of the Job:
The primary responsibility of the Stage II Wardrobe Supervisor is to assist actors in dressing and quick changes, to clean and maintain all costumes and costume pieces, and to keep the integrity of the costume design intact through the running of the show.

Required Education/Experience:
At least 1 year professional experience as a Wardrobe Master. Previous repertory experience preferred. OR three years professional experience as an Asst. Wardrobe Master.

Necessary Skills:
Basic to advanced sewing skills.
Expert knowledge of laundry cleaning techniques and uses of clothes cleaning agents. Working knowledge of clothes washers + dryers, industrial steamers, industrial and domestic irons, domestic sewing machines
Willingness to learn to operate dry-cleaning machine
Basic wig and makeup skills. Ability to learn basic wig maintenance.
Basic knowledge of general computer software systems and a willingness to learn "The Costume Bible" program.
Proficient with AEA handbook as it pertains to costumes/wardrobe
Proven leadership ability
Expert communication and diplomacy skills
Ability to lift at least 50 lb., climb stairs, stand for long periods of time, and work in the dark.
Valid driver license and a clean driving record. Reliable transportation preferred, but not required.

Barter Theatre (founded 1933) is a full-time, year-round AEA resident repertory company of theatre artists, a founding member of LORT and located in historic Abingdon, Virginia. Bartertheatre.com


Camille Davis

Director of Production

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Business Address

Barter Theatre

PO Box 867

Abingdon, VA 24212

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Last Updated: 10/31/2016 14:01 EST

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