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Children's Theatre Company
Minneapolis, MN
TOUR

Expires: 12/15/17

Job Dates

3 months - See description for dates

Pay

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Childrens Theatre Company Position Posting

Lead by Artistic Director Peter C. Brosius and Managing Director Kimberly Motes, Childrens Theatre Company (CTC) is the worlds leading theater for young people and their families and is one of the 20 largest producing theaters in the United States. A winner of the regional Tony Award, CTC creates extraordinary theater experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

As a national leader in the field of theater for young audiences, Childrens Theatre Company is dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs, and in all of our hiring for staff, artists and recruiting of board members. CTC is committed to a future when our theater is a home for all people, all families, reflective of our community.


POSITION TITLE: TOUR HEAD SOUND/VIDEO
REPORTS TO: PRODUCTION MANAGER

Positon Summary:
Prepare, load-in, strike, and load-out of tour sound and video equipment during the technical rehearsals and the run of Childrens Theatre production of Seedfolks to eleven venues. Maintain and repair of related tour equipment. Supervise and work with venue crews of varying ability and experience for load-in and strike. Operate sound console and video playback computer during technical rehearsals and performances. Work with the other touring personnel to ensure consistency and safety of the daily tour operations.

Requirements and Qualifications:
Previous touring experience and proven skills working with crews of varying ability.
Experience with projection equipment and video playback software.
Ability to adapt to varying quality and quantity of the sound systems found in each of the tour venues.
Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems creatively.
Possess good people and communication skills.
Constant standing, sitting, reaching, crouching, bending, and frequent lifting and carrying of up to 100 pounds.
Hours vary as dictated by the tour schedule which complies with the Collective Bargaining Agreements between Actors Equity Association, IATSE and Childrens Theatre Company.
Must be a member, or be willing to become a member of IATSE by February 16, 2018, and pay all dues and per capita to maintain membership in good standing.
A valid drivers license with clean record and ability to drive a 26 truck

POSITION DATES: February 12 May 25, 2018 with some partial weeks
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15, 2017
SEND RESUME + LETTER TO: To apply, email letter of interest and resume, in pdf format, with Tour Staff in the subject line to
Ellen Baker, Production Manager, at productionjobs@childrenstheatre.org

CTC operates under a collective bargaining agreement with IATSE Local 13, AFL-CIO.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion:
CTC is dedicated to increasing equity, diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs and in all of our hiring for staff, artists, and recruiting of board members. CTC is committed to a future where our theatre is a home for all people, all families, and is truly reflective of our community. We are also committed to providing a work environment that is free from discrimination. CTC prohibits discrimination in employment against any employee or job applicant because of that persons race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, membership in a local human rights commission or any other legally protected status.


Contact

Andrew Robertson

Director of Human Resources

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https://www.childrenstheatre.org

(612) 872-5176

Business Address

2400 Third Avenue South

Minneapolis, MN 55404

Posted: 11/13/2017 16:21:07 EST

Last Updated: 11/01/2016 16:01 EST

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