Work with Education

We are currently seeking performing & visual artists to participate in our upcoming Itty Bitty Arts Days: An Alice in Wonderland Tea Party on September 27 & 28th, 2019. Specifically, we are seeking artists to fill the following roles.

Two performing artists to provide character roving, short staged vignettes, and interactive workshop activities (developed under the direction of Education Associate Jenny Peters)

One to two performing artists to provide pieces featuring music, dance, drama or interdisciplinary content suitable for young children that would fit with an Alice in Wonderland theme. These artists will also be required to lead educational activities for the interactive portion of the event

A visual artist to create and execute a themed environment for Engineered Air Theatre, and support visual arts based activities for the event

Timeline:

  • Deadline to apply is June 17th
  • Auditions/interviews will take place June 21st at Arts Commons
  • Project Kick Off and team Orientation meeting July 3rd 3:30-4:30pm at Arts Commons
  • Project Development/rehearsals with performing artists August 28-30th (daytime). Dates may vary for Visual Artists.
  • Tech & dress rehearsals Sept. 25th & 26th (daytime & evening)
  • Performances Sep. 27th & 28th (morning and afternoon)

Ideal candidates will have:

  • A passion for, and specialization in Theatre-for-Young Audiences
  • Experience working in arts based education with young children ranging from babies to approx. age 6

Compensation:

  • Performing Artists $600-$800
  • Visual Arts Specialist/Environment Designer $1000-$1600

APPLICATIONS FOR ALL ARTISTS DUE JUNE 17TH. PLEASE FILL OUT APPLICATION FORM BELOW:

AUDITION REGISTRATION

For more information contact Jenny Peters, Education Associate jpeters@artscommons.ca or Josh Dalledonne, Producing and Engagement Associate – jdalledonne@artscommons.ca Or call 403-294-7455 and ask for one of the above Associates.