Weston Playhouse Theatre Company
Weston, VT

Expires: 08/13/18

Job Dates

Mid May-Early September 2018


Contact for Details

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Direct, supervise and participate in wardrobe needs for three mainstage performances
Oversee wardrobe support for four OtherStages' productions, helping train and mentor costume interns in quick-change preparation, costume care and maintenance
Ensure consistent successful execution of costume and wig quick changes for all WPTC productions
Care, laundering, and maintenance of show clothes, wigs, costume accessories, quick changes
Participate in costume fittings when possible
Create and assign all wardrobe duties
Create and distribute necessary show paperwork
Tend to actor wardrobe needs; enforce Equity wardrobe regulations
Attend designer run throughs and all tech rehearsals
Attend production meetings as needed
Work in costume shop to assist with notes as possible
Collaborate with Costume Shop Manager on wardrobe intern scheduling for all WPTC productions
Collaborate and communicate with Costume Shop Manager and Costume Designer(s) on costume looks, choices, quick-rigging, construction, sourcing of materials, in order to maintain integrity of costume design and production standards throughout each show run.
Work directly with Costume Staff on load-in, tech and strike of all costume elements
Mentor and supervise interns, dressers as needed
Actively promote and participate in a culture of job safety in all work areas
Maintain cleanliness of wardrobe and dressing room areas
Maintain wardrobe, laundry and show expendable supplies - consulting with Costume Shop Manager on budgets
Provide support for special events and company projects as needed

Minimum of 1-2 years' professional experience as Wardrobe Supervisor or equivalent
Demonstrated interest and proficiency in costuming construction, alteration, clothing care techniques
Solid wig styling and maintenance skills
Proven organizational and time-management abilities; excellent communication, collaboration and computer skills a must
Ability to manage multiple, overlapping productions and projects, and personalities with grace
Prior experience working with Equity actors; knowledge of AEA wardrobe guidelines
Valid driver license with clean driving record. Own car a plus.

For full job description, visit: westonplayhouse.org


Emily Matthees



(802) 824-8167

Business Address

703 Main St

Weston, VT 05161

Posted: 02/13/2018 15:47:50 EST

Last Updated: 02/13/2018 18:00 EST

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