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Haitian writer for playwright Virtual Volunteer Position

Haiti Now (Ayiti Now Corp)


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
A few hours per week

Female Playwright – Job Description – Haiti Now 

Haiti-Now is looking for a volunteer playwright to write a play that connects the issues of domestic servitude, extreme poverty, and foreign policy within Haiti. See here: https://youtu.be/ReuVGKj4JD0 

Haiti- Now is dedicated to empowering Haitian girls living in domestic servitude to overcome poverty and exploitation to achieve economic security.

"Your first assignment will be to start a fundraising campaign. Haiti Now will provide further guidance for you to have a quick and successful fundraiser."


Role brief: This Volunteer role requires, a women screenwriter preferably Haitian, who works with director and producer to write on the topic of domestic servitude in Haiti, for a theatre play 


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Develop a script derived from their own ideas or other existing ideas or work.
  • Responsible for describing the stories in detail, including physical environments and the moods of the characters.
  • Must take into account the ideas of directors and producers they are working with.
  • Should possess the ability to work and collaborate with others.
  • Must be willing to rewrite or make various versions of the scripts they are working on.


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Candidates who have, or are enrolled and yet to complete a degree, in a subject such as drama, theatre studies, performing arts, music or English.
  • Ability to speak and understand Creole/ French is preferred.
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, able to communicate clearly and consistently.
  • Minimum volunteer hours expected: 10 hrs. per week.
  • Excellent time management. 
  • The ability to create believable characters through well-written dialogue.
  • Stupendous research skills.
  • Creativity and the ability to express yourself both orally and in writing.
  • Self-motivation and the ability to motivate and inspire others.
  • Please share links to previous work.


Female Playwright – Job Description – Haiti Now 

Haiti-Now is looking for a volunteer playwright to write a play that connects the issues of domestic servitude, extreme poverty, and foreign policy within Haiti. See here: https://youtu.be…

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