Wheelock Family Theatre
Boston, MA

Expires: 05/24/20


$20 per hour

Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University is searching for a scenic charge for their upcoming production of Little Women. WFT@BU creates intergenerational and multicultural productions that provide a shared experience for the whole family. Our productions celebrate the diverse range of families found in the world today and seek to unite them in the shared experience of live theatre. We are dedicated to those who are historically under-served: people of color, people with disabilities, and low-income families. We know that it is not only children who are at risk in our society but entire families and communities.

- Collaborate with the technical director in order to execute all painting needs.
- Work independently to make sure all painting deadlines are met.
- Create a touch-up paint kit upon opening.
- Adhere to any provided paint elevations from scenic designer.
- Attend production meetings when available.
- Maintain a clean and functional work space.

- Knowledge of theatrical scenic painting and surface treatments.
- Ability to read construction drawings and paint elevations.
- Capacity to solve problems and good communication skills.
- Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
- Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work quickly and accurately with attention to detail.
- Proficiency in paint tools and in cleaning, care, and maintenance of all paint tools.

This is an hourly position at $20/hour (not to exceed 60 hours). Floor/back wall painting will be done between December 26 and January 1. Additional painting to be done after scenic load-in January 5.

Applicants must be local to Boston and housing is not provided.


Heather Radovich

Production Manager



Business Address

180 Riverway

Boston, MA 02215

Posted: 11/24/2019 03:04:23 EST

Last Updated: 11/24/2019 06:00 EST

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