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Moscow Ballet
Pittsfield, MA
TOUR | Production House

Expires: 09/30/17

Job Dates

October TBD 2017 - December 31, 2017

Pay

Competitive Salary Contact for Details

Wardrobe Supervisor

Moscow Ballet seeks a skilled and energetic Wardrobe Supervisor for the Great Russian Nutcracker North American Tour November TBD 2017 December 31st 2017. A likely candidate must have the ability to work as a team with two other Wardrobe technicians, one American and one Russian. The wardrobe department is responsible for maintaining more than 200 costumes for a Russian adult cast of 35. In addition, wardrobe is responsible for fittings and alterations for up to 100 local children in each city. Background screening and CORI checks required.

Professional ballet touring company experience is preferred or candidates must have equivalent training/experience.

Wardrobe Supervisor is directly responsible and oversees all costumes on tour. Wardrobe Supervisor designates dressing rooms daily for the cast and children at each venue. All wardrobe questions and problems will be filtered through the wardrobe supervisor. Wardrobe Supervisor must have advanced alteration and repair skills. During fittings, the wardrobe supervisor must lead the stitchers to ensure that the alterations are done efficiently and are of the quality required for the tour.Wardrobe Supervisor must oversee and ensure that the dancers are taking proper care of their costumes and dressing rooms. Wardrobe Supervisor is responsible for all laundry.

Must have excellent sewing, stitching and altering skills. Duties include altering and repairing mens and womens costumes. The costume complexity ranges from simple garments to multi-piece, extremely delicate costumes.

Knowledge of classical and romantic tutus is required. Wardrobe is responsible for issuing and collecting costumes as needed, assisting with quick changes, spot cleaning, laundering/handwashing and repairs.

Successful applicant will be the primary point of contact for local dance school coordinators in each city. Ongoing communication will be expected via email and phone, with the goal of creating a seamless day of show for local youth dancers, venue staff and touring ensemble.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Drive / Cloud software required. Competitive pay.

Send Cover Letter, Resume, and 2 References to jobs@nutcracker.com

Contact

Dan Talmi

Owner

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http://www.nutcracker.com/employment

(413) 499-1733

Fax: (413) 499-3820

Business Address

27 East Housatonic Street

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Posted: 06/13/2017 12:36:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/06/2016 16:01 EST

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