Contract: Exact dates TBD- November 16- January 3, 2017
Salary: Weekly Honorarium
Second City Theatricals is seeking Production Assistants for “Twist Your Dickens”- an interactive seasonal satire opening at the Greenwin Theatre (Toronto Centre for The Arts) December 2nd 2016.
Reporting to both the Production Manager and Stage Management the Production Assistants would support the rehearsal and production process.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Attending and assisting during rehearsals; setting up and tearing down the room, photocopying script changes, taking notes, keeping track of blocking etc.
• Organizing costumes and performing quick changes.
• Assisting backstage, or front of house during performances.
• Undertake any other reasonable duties as requested by the Creative Team/Management Team and Production Manager.
This role is a great learning and networking opportunity for post secondary students, or recent theatre school graduates. The successful candidate will have good interpersonal and communication skills, and interest in pursuing a career in the entertainment industry. A “go with the flow attitude” and driver’s licence are both considered assets.
Twist Your Dickens
Second City Theatricals
Please use the subject line: “Production Assistant” when submitting your application
Twist Your Dickens:
The Second City’s irreverent and interactive seasonal satire, Twist Your Dickens, arrives at Toronto Centre for the Arts this year with new holiday hilarity and favourite faces. Written by former The Colbert Report writers Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort, Twist Your Dickens is the story of Scrooge, Tiny Tim and three outrageous ghosts—plus nods to other beloved yuletide specials. An all-star cast, featuring Sean Cullen and Pat McKenna, and Second City’s funniest alumni brings the story to life through parody and improv.
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