Seeking Child Wrangler intern for Our Town
*18 and up only *
First Rehearsal: January 7, 2019 (Evening rehearsals on weeknights, Tech is January 26)
Must be here for ALL rehearsals and performances
Performance Dates: January 31, 2019 – March 9, 2019
(Thursdays at 7:30, Fridays at 8:00pm, Saturdays at 3:00pm and 8:00pm)
Circle Theatre seeks a Child Wrangler Intern to be responsible for the safety and engagement of six male and female actors ages 10-17 in our production of Our Town. This position requires that the children are never left alone while on site, are kept engaged in the production, and, when off stage, are engaged in appropriate, non‐intrusive activities.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the safety and well‐being of child actors while on premise.
Develop and maintain a friendly, supportive and professional relationship with the children.
Be aware of and manage any health issues as communicated by the parents, i.e. special diets, medicine, etc.
Accompany the young performers wherever they go when on the premises from when they arrive until they leave with an approved adult.
Help clarify for the young performer the production’s expectations for their behavior and performance
When off‐stage ensure the children are appropriately entertained while maintaining awareness for cues and announcements.
Enjoyment working with children
Must pass a background check
Evening and weekend hours required
Open, honest communication; communicate issues before they become problems.
General understanding of theater, experience working in theatre and with children is a plus
Please submit a cover letter, a resume, and two references to Faye Austin, Associate Producer firstname.lastname@example.org