Application Deadline:April 22, 2019
About Flato Markham Theatre
City of Markham’s Flato Markham Theatre is one of Canada’s premier theatre houses serving the GTA and Markham residents. With over 300 live performances each year, the multi-disciplinary theatre presents performances showcasing the vast cultural diversity of the community and the leading cultural destination in York Region. Discovery is the dynamic umbrella delivering inspiring and inclusive education and outreach programs, including the Every Child, Every Year Program, outreach initiatives, and specialized Performing Arts Camps for Youth.
About the Discovery Performing Arts Camps
The Discovery Performing Arts Camps, offered for more than 20 years in Markham, is a high-demand, inclusive program designed to engage youth as they develop life skills such as team work, confidence and self-expression through the performing arts. There are currently 6 different programs running in three locations (including the Flato Markham Theatre). These programs include; Kinder Camp (ages 4-5), Junior Stars (ages 6-8), Drama Camp (ages 9-11), Actor’s Workshop (ages 12-16), as well as theme-based Performing Arts Camps (ages 6-9 and 10-13).
We are looking for a Assistant Musical Director/Assistant Director who is creative, organized and adaptable to support the Director & Musical Director with the musical and theatrical elements of the theatre’s Discovery Performing Arts Camps at Cornerstone Centre.
Under the direction of the Artistic Director, Musical Director and PAC Director, the Assistant Musical Director/Assistant Director (AMD/AD) Assistant Musical Director/Assistant Director (AMD/AD) will oversee the musical program requirements during the planning and program delivery for the eight week Summer Camp program which culminates with a fully staged musical theatre production on stage at the Flato Markham Theatre at the end of each 2-week session. In addition, as the AMD/AD, will be accountable for day-to-day musical requirements for all camp programming, operations while ensuring camp activities are safe, inclusive and high quality.
July 2 – August 23, 2019 (Prep hours starts late May)
On-site Staff Training: week of June 24
To find out more please follow this link:
Posted by: Flato Markham Theatre
For more information: https://www.markham.ca/wps/portal/home/arts/flato-markham-theatre/camps