Sound Designer, Costume Designer

The Young Shakespeareans

Online

The Young Shakespeareans marries the challenge of Shakespeare with the magic and broad platform of theatre to empower and embolden Title 1 elementary & middle school children's self-awareness, and transferable academic and life skills.   Our motto is “If I can do Shakespeare, I can do anything!”.

For our Virtual Online Program, we currently seek:

- a Teaching Artist in Sound Design;
- a Teaching Artist in Costume Design. 
All applicants should review our website (theyoungshakespeareans.com) prior to responding to be familiar with our mission, values, process, and the community we serve.
Timing & Responsibilities:
 - February thru May 2021 - Online Teaching of 20 Workshops 
(2 hours twice weekly after-school workshops over a 12 week period in Pacific Time Zone).
Experience:
- Teaching middle school children (grades 6-8, ages 11-15);
- Prior successful collaborations with various Theatrical Creative teams;
- Proven respect for and ability to meet expectations in deliverables on deadline;
- Prior successful relationships with Production Supervision & Administration.
Qualities:
- Positive, Engaging, Kind, Playful Attitude;
- Driven to inspire children’s confidence and desire to learn;
- Creative with both Independent and Collaborative work ethic;
- Problem-Solver by Nature;
- Ability to follow Curriculum paired with ability to quickly Improvise.
Proficiency in/Comfort with:
- Online Team Communication;
- Online Instruction/Communication;
- Digital Design.
Education:
- BFA or MFA in Sound Design or Costume Design 
Compensation:
- Sixty-hour commitment @ $46.66 hourly (gross) via bi-weekly direct deposit;
- No additional benefits.

 

Thanks very much for your attention and interest! 

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