Music Director for Junie B. Jones/High School Musical
Broadway Bound Children's Theatre
About the project and the company
Broadway Bound Children’s Theatre transforms the lives of children, ages 5 – 18 through active participation in theatre arts combining a fun and supportive atmosphere with professional standards. Children of all skill levels and backgrounds are challenged and supported while developing their mental, physical, emotional, social and creative potential through the joy and discipline of live theatre.
Work with the director and stage manager to determine a rehearsal plan to keep the show on schedule; give casting recommendations to the director; attend auditions, rehearsals, production meetings, and performances; play piano accompaniment during rehearsals while teaching songs to performers; serve as conductor and first keys during tech/dress rehearsals and performances; lead a four to seven-piece band/orchestra; distribute and collect orchestra books and ensure they are returned in their original condition; call additional rehearsals if necessary with performers and/or musicians. Candidates should be available to work from 4:30-6:30pm in the University District, Monday through Friday and two Saturdays leading up to performances in addition to any outside work they need to practice and work on the score. A complete calendar will be given to candidates during the interview process. Qualified candidates will have a background in musical theatre and are able to teach music to kids who may have no prior experience.
3 years of experience in musical direction AND playing the piano for musical theatre productions. 2 years working with children.
No housing or travel stipend provided. All candidates will need to agree to a background check. Broadway Bound is an equal opportunity employer. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and organizational need. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply.
Preferred method of submission
Please send a cover letter and resume to the email provided