Stevens Dramatic Society
The Stevens Dramatic Society at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey is seeking a Director, Musical Director, Choreographer, and Stage Manager for its Spring 2024 production of The Addams Family. The Stevens Dramatic Society is an entirely student-run society with a full cast and Production Board of full-time college students. We are in search of a Director, Musical Director, Choreographer, and Stage Manager who can work with tight student schedules, budget constraints, minimal dance experience, and a simplified student orchestra for space reasons.
The position of Musical Director entails: being present at and accompanying auditions and callbacks, casting the show in collaboration with the Producer, Director, and Choreographer, collaborating with the Producer and Production Board to set the overall concept and look of the production, working with the Stage Manager to schedule rehearsals, rehearsing and directing all music, selecting a student orchestra, scheduling and running rehearsals with the student orchestra, running a sitzprobe, conducting all performances, and more. For this production specifically, we are looking for a Musical Director with vocal coaching experience.
*All positions are required to work closely with the student Producer of the show to address any and all matters.
Auditions will be held Thursday, January 25th and Friday, January 26th from 7-11pm, callbacks will be held Sunday, January 28th from 10am-2pm, and rehearsals will begin the week of Monday, January 29th (dates/times are tentative and subject to change). Weekly rehearsals will be held Monday-Thursday 8pm-11pm and Saturdays 10am-2pm. The four performances will take place: Thursday, April 4th at 9pm, Friday, April 5th at 8pm, Saturday, April 6th at 2pm and Saturday, April 6th at 8pm.
Experience working with college students is appreciated. Please also note if you have any experience in more than one of the listed jobs. Email an interest letter, resume, references and any other relative information to [email protected] as soon as possible. You will receive a confirmation email within 48 hours to confirm your application submission. Applications will close on Friday, December 8th at 11:59pm.
Jan 25, 2024 - Apr 6, 2024
$3,500.00 – $3,500.00 per gig
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