Current Job Openings
ASSISTANT COSTUME DIRECTOR
PlayMakers Repertory Company (LORT D) is seeking an Assistant Costume Director. PRC produces a six show main stage season in the Paul Green Theatre and a three show second stage series in the Kenan Theatre on the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill campus.
The Assistant Costume Director is responsible for the day-to-day working of the costume shop, staffed by students of the graduate costume production program at UNC, undergraduate students and over-hire. The ACD manages production schedules and budgets, purchasing, maintenance of equipment and inventory as well as assisting professional and in-house designers.
Working with the professional company is an integral part of the training of the costume production graduate program dedicated to training students in the skills and attitude necessary to succeed in the costume industry. The ACD functions under the supervision of the Costume Director who is the head of the graduate program and the Production Manager of PRC.
Applicants should have three to five years of professional theatre experience and proven management skill. Successful candidates will have excellent scheduling, planning, computer, organization and communication skills, combined with the patience to teach. The ACD will be asked to teach one course in the graduate curriculum and will be expected to mentor students in the graduate program in costume shop management.
Contract dates are 6/16/14 to 5/10/15. The ACD will be available for the Summer Youth Conservatory during the break in the PRC schedule.
Application Deadline is March 30th, 2014.
Applications are on-line: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/39827
Questions may be directed to Michael Rolleri, Production Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
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