French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts
Hancock, NY

Expires: 06/01/21

Job Dates

06/01/21 - 09/05/21


$5000 - $8000 for the season Based on Experience

French Woods Scene Shop Foreman
Reports to Head of Theater and Production Manager

Key Responsibilities Include:
Managing a crew of 8 to 16
Designing and Construction for musicals and plays in 3 of 5 theaters including a large 3/4 Thrust, a large Proscenium w/fly rail and a theater in the round over the course of a 14 day period
Creating work lists and distributing build and crew responsibilities
Training staff and campers in standard scene shop safety and run crew protocol
Set up, crew and strike for various productions, evening activities, concerts throughout the summer
Organizing responsibilities and projects for campers ages 12 and up

Successful Candidates should have the following experience:
Design training
Experience and knowledge of standard theatrical flats and platforms.
Set construction
Set Painting
Working with children or in an educational environment

French Woods is Americas leading performing arts facility where every child is unique. Children choose their own individual schedule, from more than 80 activities in music, theater, art, dance, circus, magic, sports, waterfront, and science. Activities are run by certified teachers and counselor specialists and are tailored to the childs level of skill and interest. We offer recreation and beginner to professional caliber instruction in all activity areas, with a 2 to 1 camper to staff ratio, so every child gets lots of individual attention. Dates run from the beginning of June through the end of August.

Please visit our website at www.frenchwoods.com for more information. Please complete our online application be sure to have two references submitted, either through the reference system online, email or standard post.


Michael Knauf




(607) 637-8400

Business Address

199 Bouchoux Brook Rd

Hancock, NY 13783

Posted: 03/26/2021 10:04:00 EST

Last Updated: 04/03/2021 09:46 EST

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