Knoxville Children's Theatre
Knoxville, TN 37917
Knoxville Children’s Theatre (KCT) is seeking an energetic and organized full-time TECHNICAL DIRECTOR (TD) to manage technical production of an annual 10-show season and help develop a quickly growing technical theatre educational program.Knoxville Children’s Theatre, an education-based 501(c)(3) non-profit, is a local theatre company producing professional quality plays for children, by children. At KCT, children under the age of 18 are the actors, designers, and stage managers. KCT also offers a directing intern program for students to train under the guidance of the Artistic Director which culminates in directing a production.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: A Bachelor's degree in Theatre with an emphasis in theatre design/production/technology is required.
EXPERIENCE: At least two years of practical, professional work experience in technical production is required. Thorough understanding of all aspects of technical theatre including construction, lighting, costuming, properties, sound, and rigging. Crew management experience preferred.
SKILLS: A solid understanding of both design and production elements with the ability to help young designers complete design packages and realize them is required. The ability to maintain a ten-production season with at least 140 performances annually, work effectively with children, and create and manage budgets is required.
June 7, 2021 -
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