In addition to the application, please provide your resume - professional resume with education, work & volunteer experience is required; please also submit your theatre, dance and/or music resume if you have one.
Far Corners Community Musical Theatre 1108 Fort Street Mall Suite 9B Honolulu, HI 96813
Deadline: We consider volunteer applications on a rolling basis. Thus, we encourage you to submit your application early in order to secure your preferred position. However, we will continue to accept qualified volunteers up until two weeks before the start dates.
Do you love musical theatre? Join us and make an immediate difference in the lives of Costa Rican teens who share your passion, while putting on the Costa Rican premiere of Les Miserables School Edition. We need energetic, creative individuals to assist with Costa Rica Theatre Camp, an intensive summer theatre program for teens. Join us in a breathtakingly beautiful environment as we put on a full production of a musical with a fantastic, diverse group of youth.
Music Director responsibilities:
Work with the Stage Director and Choreographer in developing and implementing artistic vision for the production, including cuts to the score, instrumentation, translation, auditions and casting.
Supervise and coordinate all musical components of the teen musical theatre program, including vocal rehearsals, orchestra rehearsals and accompaniment for dance and other rehearsals.
Rehearse the pit orchestra and conduct performances.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent, or equivalent amount of relevant work experience
Intermediate or higher Spanish proficiency, or commitment to significant study in preparation for the summer
Experience music directing for theatre, or choral directing experience plus experience performing in or assisting with musicals
Understanding of healthy vocal technique for teenagers and young adolescents
Ability to accompany your own rehearsals
Creativity and willingness to work in a non-traditional theatre setting where resources are limited
Attention to detail
Experience working with children/youth
Interest in and open mind towards immersion in a new culture