Asst. Director – Theater for the New City

WHO: Theater for the New City

SEEKING: Assistant Director for its Summer Street Theater, a Socially Conscious Operetta for the Street, “GONE FISSION.”

RESPONSIBILITIES: Works very closely with Director and Musical Director.

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must know Microsoft Word. Must have experience in Assistant Directing, Directing or Stage Management. Music background also helpful. Writing background preferable. Must be patient, responsible, intelligent. Strong observational skills and ability to take notes a plus.

WHEN: Evening and Weekend hours a Must.

Schedule: Workshops Monday, June 14 through Friday, June 25, 2010, 6-10PM Weeknights, 1-6PM Weekends.Pay $50/week ($100 total)

Rehearsals July 13th through July 30th, 2010, 6-10PM Weeknights, 1-6PM Weekends (rehearsals will run late as opening approaches). Pay $50/week

Performances Weekends Only, July 31st through September 12th, except for 8pm performance Friday, August 13th. Pay $25/show. 13 Performances. No Performances Labor Day Weekend (September 4-5). Includes Friday Night Warmups each weekend before performances. (Thurs warmup 8/12).

HOW TO APPLY: Please e-mail resume to Jon Weber at

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