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AUDITIONS | ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS | ADMINISTRATIVE INTERNSHIPS
PRODUCTION POSITIONS - FULL TIME | PRODUCTION POSITIONS - SEASONAL
PRODUCTION APPRENTICESHIPS

auditions

LOCAL AUDITIONS

Local auditions for the 2016 season have already been completed.

NY - EPA & ECC

Bye Bye Birdie
Pearl Studios, New York, NY 

Monday, February 15: Open call Non-AEA dancers who sing
Tuesday, February 16: Open call AEA dancers who sing
Wednesday, February 17: Open Call AEA Singers who dance

ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS

HOUSE MANAGER full-time March-December. Oversees Front of House operations and customer service during day, eve and weekend performances at The Goodspeed in East Haddam. Experience in supervising, hiring and training ushers/bartenders, and experience with patron relations is critical. Candidates should possess strong management, organizational and interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively with all ages; mature and positive attitude; computer skills; and a willingness to pitch in and get the job done. Send letter, resume and references to Human Resources/House Manager, Goodspeed Musicals, PO Box A, East Haddam CT 06423, fax 860.873.2389, info@goodspeed.org. NO calls. EOE.

TELEMARKETING : Do you have the gift of gab and free evenings? Goodspeed Musicals seeks closers for its part-time Subscription Services department.  Fun job!  Sunday through Thursday evenings, 5:30-9:00.  Earn $9.15/hour plus commission and theatre tickets. Call William Addison at 860.873.8664 ext 740. EOE

ADMINISTRATIVE INTERNSHIPS

Goodspeed Musicals' Administrative Internship Program welcomes qualified applicants from colleges and universities as well as beginning theatre professionals. A major goal of the program is to serve as a training ground for those hoping to have a career in the theatre. This program offers students and aspiring theatre professionals experiential learning, networking opportunities, free tickets to Goodspeed productions, the opportunity to earn college credit through your academic institution, regular seminars taught by staff members, meetings with members of the staff, access to the world-renowned Scherer Library of Musical Theatre, and educational opportunities tailored to your individual interest. Administrative Internships are designed for individuals interested in working in areas outside of the Production Department, including Marketing and PR, Education and Library, or Producing. Hours and commitment for internship positions are determined by each administrative department. Internships are unpaid and applicants must be able to provide their own transportation and local housing in order to be considered for the program.

For more information about Goodspeed Internships and to apply, CLICK HERE

PRODUCTION POSITIONS - FULL TIME

No open positions at this time - please check back.

PRODUCTION POSITIONS - SEASONAL POSITIONS

PROPS ARTISAN Goodspeed Musicals seeks a Properties Artisan. We are looking for a team player with excellent communication skills and experience faux painting props, working with a wide variety of materials, a valid driver’s license and the ability to lift 40lbs. EOE. Fax or email cover letter, resume, and three references to: Ryann Lee, c/o Goodspeed Musicals; PO Box A; East Haddam, CT 06423, fax to 860.873.2480, or e-mail to rlee@goodspeed.org 

WIGS & HAIR ARTISAN Goodspeed Musicals seeks a Wigs & Hair Artisan for our 2016 season. Duties include hair/wig changes during performances, assisting the wardrobe department with quick changes, and performing maintenance on all wigs & facial hair. Preferred candidates would hold a Connecticut Cosmetology License and have experience working on full scale musicals. EOE. Please send cover letter, resume and list of three references to Erica Gilroy, Asst. Production Manager; Fax 860.873.2480; e-mail: egilroy@goodspeed.org

FIRST HAND Goodspeed Musicals seeks a First Hand for our 2016 season. Preferred applicants would have strong stitching skills, knowledge of major alterations, and experience working on full scale musicals. EOE. Send cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 references to: Cindy Kubala, Costume Director; Goodspeed Musicals FAX: 860.873.2480 or email:ckubala@goodspeed.org

PRODUCTION APPRENTICESHIPS

STAGE CARPENTER APPRENTICES Goodspeed Musicals, a LORT B/D theatre with a 50+ year history of producing musical theatre of the highest quality, seek stage carpenter apprentices for our 2016 season.  Duties include rigging, dressing and gripping scenic elements as well as assisting the other crews with their duties. Position is ideal for recent graduates or individuals seeking to develop a basic knowledge of stage carpentry.  Hourly plus overtime, housing available for a small weekly fee.  Preferred candidates would have experience working on full scale musicals.  EOE.  Fax or send letter, resume, availability, and list of three references to Matt Francis, Technical Director, Goodspeed Musicals; Fax to 860-873-2480, or e-mail to mfrancis@goodspeed.org

PROPERTIES APPRENTICE  Goodspeed Musicals, a LORT B/D musical theatre with a 50+ year history of producing musical theatre of the highest quality, seeks a Properties Apprentice for our 2016 season.  Seeking candidates with excellent prop maintenance skills, ability to lift at least 40lbs, good endurance for extremely physical 8 shows a week props track, and a positive attitude. Preferred candidates are available beginning in March 2016, and have experience working on full scale musicals.  Hourly wage plus overtime.  EOE.  Fax or send letter, resume, availability, and list of three references to: Ryann Lee, Props Manager; Fax to 860.873.2480, or e-mail to ryann.lee@goodspeed.org

ELECTRICS APPRENTICE Goodspeed Musicals, a LORT B/D theatre with a 50+ year history of producing musical theatre of the highest quality, seeks Electrics Apprentices for our 2016 season.  Duties include assisting staff Electricians in the care and maintenance of lighting equipment, participating in the hang and focus, and operating a followspot for performances. Hourly plus overtime, housing available for a small weekly fee. EOE.  Fax or send letter, resume, availability, and list of three references to: Erica Gilroy, Asst. Production Manager; Fax to 860.873.2480, or e-mail to egilroy@goodspeed.org

WARDROBE APPRENTICE Goodspeed Musicals, a LORT B/D theatre with a 50+ year history of producing musical theatre of the highest quality, seeks Wardrobe Apprentices for our 2016 season. Responsibilities include assisting the wardrobe Master with load-in and strike, dressing and quick changes, and costume maintenance. Hourly plus overtime. Preferred candidates would be available starting March 2016 and have experience working on full scale musicals. EOE. Fax or send letter, resume, availability, and list of three references to: Cindy Kubala, Costume Director; Goodspeed Musicals; FAX 860-873-2480, or email ckubala@goodspeed.org

TECHNICAL APPRENTICESHIPS Goodspeed Musicals, a LORT B/D theatre with a 50+ year history of producing musical theatre of the highest quality, seeks the next generation of professional technicians.  Apprenticeships are available in carpentry, properties, electrics, scenic art, and wardrobe.  Preferred candidates are available beginning in March 2016, and have experience working on full scale musicals.  Hourly wage plus overtime.  EOE.  Fax or send cover letter, availability, resume and list of three references to Erica Gilroy, Asst. Production Manager; Goodspeed Musicals; FAX to 860-873-2480, or e-mail to egilroy@goodspeed.org

STAGE MANAGEMENT APPRENTICES/PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS are key members of the stage management teams on all Goodspeed productions. The position is ideal for non-AEA stage managers to work on complex musicals with very limited spatial resources. Duties will include working closely with the PSM and ASM to set up and manage our daily rehearsals, technical rehearsals onstage, and performances. This will include generating paperwork and run sheets; working closely with our creative teams, actors and run crews; coordinating the backstage traffic of people and things in a space the size of a Manhattan apartment; and helping to maintain the show from both technical and artistic standpoints; as well as lending a hand with all other aspects of stage management life at Goodspeed.  Candidates should be intensely focused on a career in stage management and be able to handle a great deal of detail in a fast-paced environment. A high level of written and verbal communication skill, as well as a lot of flexibility and creative thinking is required. Of course, the ability to work well with others, make coffee, and wrangle copies is necessary—as is a sense of humor!  The ideal candidate will also have stage management experience outside the confines of college; knowledge of the AEA LORT contract; the ability to understand musical terms and follow a score; and familiarity with the challenges in working on long-running shows. Several positions for qualified candidates available beginning as early as March 2016. Email your cover letter, resumé, & three references (in PDF format) to: Brad Spachman, Production Stage Manager: brad@goodspeed.org. - See more at: http://www.goodspeed.org/education-library/internships#sthash.7rd5kP93.dpuf

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