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Hiring: Technical Apprentices - Contract Positions

Technical Apprentice Positions - 1 Week Contract positions

Green Thumb Theatre is hiring three (3) technical apprentices to learn from professional designers and technicians for an in-person live-stream test run of Still/Falling, written by Rachel Aberle and directed by Patrick McDonald.

Lighting Apprentice: Shadow lighting designer/programmer, John Webber, during load-in, technical rehearsal and test run. The focus will be on practical skills surrounding lighting hang, focus, lighting board programming and operation.

Contract Dates: November 23rd - December 3rd, 2020.

$1,150.00 flat fee.

Sound Apprentice: Shadow audio engineer, Kate De Lorme, during technical rehearsals and test run. Build skills in live mixing of streamed audio.

Contract Dates: November 26th – December 3rd, 2020.

$800.00 flat fee.

Video Apprentice: Shadow videographer, Cameron Anderson, for the technical rehearsals and test run. Build skills in setting up a multi-camera set up and running cameras for a live stream.

Contract dates: November 26th – December 3rd, 2020.

$800.00 flat fee.

Please submit the following by email to Production Manager, Ruth Bruhn at production@greenthumb.bc.ca by November 8th, 2020.

1) A cover letter in PDF format discussing:

- Previous experiences in relation to the position you are applying for.

- What excites you about theatre.

- How you believe live stream fits into the theatre sector moving forward.

2) PDF Resume or CV

Please include in the subject line “2020 APPRENTICE SUBMISSION”. Please note the apprentice position you are applying for. If you are applying for more than one position, please indicate this in the subject line.

We thank all applicants who apply. We will be contacting all applicants regardless of selection for an interview.

Green Thumb Theatre encourages submissions from people with a broad range of backgrounds including, but not limited to: ethnicity, culture, indigeneity, physical ability, gender, and sexuality.

Due to COVID-19 we are only able to accept applications from those people living in the lower mainland. Please note, this is an in-person position. COVID-19 Safety Protocols will be in place. Green Thumb Theatre will supply successful candidates with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Please feel free to reach out to Production Manager, Ruth Bruhn if you have any further questions, production@greenthumb.bc.ca

Posted on

October 28, 2020


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