Music Director/Teaching Artist

Music Director/Teaching Artist

CATEGORY: Other

Ogunquit Playhouse
Ogunquit, ME 03907
US

CONTACT NAME

Dawn Pahel

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Ogunquit Playhouse Arts Academy is seeking an enthusiastic, and experienced Music Directors/Teaching Artist for their 2021 Fall programming. The Ogunquit Playhouse Education and Outreach Department dedicates itself to the continuing development of programming that will both teach and inspire youth looking to follow a path in the Arts.

This is a paid, contractual position. Commitment is Friday, October 1, 2021 through Sunday, November 14, 2021.  Music Director reports to Joyce A. Presutti, Manager, Education & Outreach.

Programs:

MTI’s Best of BROADWAY JUNIOR Revue-JR. Edition – Ages 12-18

Dates: Sundays, October 3rd – Saturday November 13th

Schedule:

Rehearsal 12:00pm (Noon) – 3:30pm

Final Rehearsal: Friday, November 12th 4:00pm – 9:00pm

Call for Saturday, November 13th at 9:00am


Songs from James and the Giant Peach, Children of Eden, Fiddler, Legally Blonde, Into the Woods, High School Musical, Oliver, The Little Mermaid, Guys and Dolls, Singin' In the Rain, Aladdin, Mary Poppins, Sister Act, Godspell, Once On This Island.

This class will use tracks for their final presentation.


Presentation Venue:

Saturday, November 13, 2021

3:00pm

The Dunaway Community Center

23 School St.

Ogunquit, ME 03907

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The Broadway Experience!

MTI’s Best of BROADWAY JUNIOR Revue-KIDS Edition – Ages 7-11

Dates: Saturdays, October 2nd – Saturday November 13th

Times: 11:00am to 4:00pm

 

Dates: Saturday, October 2nd – Saturday November 6th

Schedule:

Review Rehearsal 11:00am – 2:30pm

Final Rehearsal: Thursday, November 11th 4:00pm – 9:00pm

Call for Saturday, November 13th at 9:00am


Songs from Willy Wonka, Suessical, Beauty and the Beast, Honk, Dear Edwina, Frozen, Elf JR, Peter Pan, Annie, Winnie The Pooh, Elephant and Piggie, Matilda, Junie B Jones, and Shrek. This class will use tracks for their final presentation.

 

Presentation:

Saturday, November 13, 2021

11:00am

The Dunaway Community Center

23 School St.

Ogunquit, ME 03907

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SONGS WE LOVE TO SING! Ages 5-6

Dates: Saturdays, October 2nd – Saturday November 6th

Times: 8:00am to 11:30am

Presentation on Saturday, November 6th at 9:00am


Songs from Barnum, Shenandoah, Mary Poppins, Peter Pan, Winnie The Pooh, Sound of Music, The Music Man, You're A Good Man Charlie Brown. This class will perform their songs accompanied by the Music Director on Piano for their final presentation.


Presentation:

Saturday, November 6, 2021

9:00am

The Colony

48 Hartwig Lane

Ogunquit, ME 03907

 

If interested, please email: jpresutti@ogunquitplayhouse.org

For course description & more information:

http://www.ogunquitplayhouse.org/education

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with students ages 5-18 representing a diverse population and be able to cater to a wide range of abilities.
  • Be committed and passionate about musical theater and arts education.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to collaborate, work with and coordinate with the Director/Choreographer and Stage Manager.
  • Must be available for entire contract, including, but not limited to, planning and execution of the final presentations.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute a top-notch, first class experience in keeping with the Ogunquit Playhouse Brand supported by a team of professionals.
  • Attend all Production Meetings, calling-in during pre-season and in person once sessions have begun.
  • Possess the ability to music direct large groups of children in a fun and engaging manner.
  • Have a commitment to building strong relationships with all students and their families.
  • Possess strong organizational skills.


To apply, please send resume, references, cover letter and availability to Joyce A. Presutti, Manager, Education & Outreach, jpresutti@ogunquitplayhouse.org.

DURATION

September 13, 2021 - September 13, 2021

SALARY

$705/Week Plus Housing & Travel Stipend

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