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ASSISTANT DIRECTORS

Dates: ongoing
Role: To assist on one of Mudlark’s four spring productions. The ideal candidate will have a significant background in the performance aspect of theater (acting, improv, directing, dance, music, fight choreography, etc.). Responsibilities include being available for any rehearsals, design meetings, tech rehearsals, and performances as agreed upon with the Director. Assistant Directors may be asked to perform a variety of tasks such as running lines with actors, taking notes, working scenes, script management, choreography, etc.

Stipend available, depending on experience.
Interested applicants should email resumes to
christina@mudlarktheater.org.

 

ASSISTANT TEACHING ARTISTS

Dates: Immediately through Mid-May 2018

Times:  Classes are approx. 1 hour, once a week between 3PM-5PM, in Evanston schools.

Role: We’re looking for assistant teaching artists with a strong background in acting and a passion for working with youth. The ideal candidate will have experience as an actor or improviser and at least some prior experience working with elementary and middle school students, as well as the goal of becoming a lead teaching artist. A car is a plus, but not required. Many of our schools are accessible by public transit.

Stipend available, depending on experience. Interested applicants should email resumes to Darcy at education@mudlarktheater.org.

 

TEACHING ARTISTS

Role: Mudlark is looking for teaching artists with strong backgrounds in improv and theatre, and a passion for working with youth. The ideal candidate has worked with elementary or middle school students in after school arts programs. A car is a plus, but not required as many of our schools are accessible by public transit.
Compensation: Per-class stipend.

Interested applicants should email resumes and cover letters to Darcy at education@mudlarktheater.org.

 

Jobs

 

WINTER/SPRING 2018


Education Internship

Mudlark Theater seeks an Education Intern to assist our Education Department during the winter and/or spring of 2018. A balance of administrative and assistant teaching duties will depend on the Intern’s interests and professional priorities.

Dates: The internship will run January-March 2018 with the option to extend through May 2018.

Hours: 10-15 hours per week. 

 Responsibilities may include:

  • Administrative duties such as preparing rosters for after-school classes and half-day workshops
  • Assisting with instruction of residency and after-school programs for elementary school students (especially grades K-3) by modelling and participating with students
  • Researching professional development opportunities for teaching artists and staff, and attending as able
  • Assisting with documentation and assessment of education programs
  • Assisting with development of the Mudlark theater games guide
  • Working on at least one self-designed or self-initiated project, with guidance from staff
  • Other duties as assigned.

A stipend is included. Interested applicants should email cover letters and resumes to Darcy Coussens at education@mudlarktheater.org.

 

SPRING 2018

 

design internship

Assist Mudlark Production Staff in completing design aspects of the five shows in Mudlark’s season. Responsibilities may include:

Dates: January - May 2018
Hours: 10-15 a week

Assist the Production Manager or specific Designers in realizing the technical aspects of the productions.

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  2. Working with Mudlark’s Production Manager to ensure spaces are performance ready including, but not limited to, hanging lights, arranging seats, cleaning and reorganizing.

  3. Designing specific prop elements of lab shows.

  4. Organizing and maintaining Mudlark’s prop, costume and supply storage. 

Interested applicants should email resumes and portfolios to Christina at christina@mudlarktheater.org.

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