Under the direction of the Theatre Camp Director, the Director of Music & Choreography will:
a) Bring his/her abilities to work along side other staff and volunteers to help children and youth learn elements of theatre and prepare for a final production each week during the work period.
b) Be available for the early drop-off period and late pick up as well as the regular hours of Monday to Friday, 9 am to 3 pm and for the production, Friday, 6:30 to 7:30 pm.
c) Assist in preparing and cleaning up the program area of the camp for each week of camp. Tear down and load out on Friday evening.
d) Rehearse and know the music and create the choreography for each of the selected presentations in advance. The director will be the primary teacher of the music and choreography.
e) Assist in directing, coaching students in theatre and acting. The director will be an integral part of the leadership. He/she will give direction to volunteers when needed.
f) Have his/her own transportation to each of the venues, which at the time of posting, are in London, Ingersoll, St. Thomas and Strathroy. In previous years, we have offered transportation from a designated pick up point (eg. Lambeth) for the Ingersoll and St. Thomas locations.
g) Must be physically capable of moving and lifting boxes, flats, chairs, tables, etc. h) Not be opposed to the values of the camp. Will be representative of professional and positive leadership in speech and demeanor. i) Work in cooperation with other leaders, fulfilling the mission and values of Fridge Door Live in a positive, creative and encouraging environment. j) Not be permitted to have cell phones on person during working hours.
Fridge Door Live Theatre Company is a Canadian incorporated not for profit organization. It began in 2006 and received incorporation status in 2011. It offers theatre camps and programs as well as produces live theatre productions. More information about FDLTC can be found at www.FridgeDoorLive.com and the founder, Len Cuthbert, at www.LenCuthbert.com
SALARY: 14.50/hour + 4% Vacation pay.
HOURS: 40 hours/week
LENGTH: Likely from July to mid August
If interested, please email cover letter and application to: Len Cuthbert, contact@FridgeDoorLive.com