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TAP INSTRUCTOR/COMPANY DIRECTOR

Adventure Theatre MTC is seeking an experienced Tap Instructor, musical theater choreographer and Director for our Pre- Professional Program. Now in it's 31st year, the Pre-Professional Program (previously called Student Ensembles) prepares committed and gifted musical theater students in grades 4-12 for college and/or a professional career.

Led by a highly qualified faculty, the Pre-Professional Program curriculum provides students with inclusive training in singing, dancing, acting, and performance. The Tap Instructor/Company Director works as an integral part of the Education team to develop students' dance technique and prepare musical theater numbers to be performed in road shows and at the annual end-of-year showcase called Spotlight. This position generally requires Saturday availability (Noon-5 pm) from September to May. Please email for a more detailed calendar if interested.

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree in dance or equivalent field experience (minimum), a background in Broadway tap dance, choreography and directing experience, and experience in working with young performers.

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to: Jared Shortmeier, Assistant Education Director, jshortmeier@adventuretheatre-mtc.org. Salary is competitive. Job expires Aug. 8, 2014.

 

MUSIC DIRECTOR

Adventure Theatre MTC is seeking an experienced Music Director for our Pre- Professional Program. Now in it's 31st year, the Pre-Professional Program (previously called Student Ensembles) prepares committed and gifted musical theater students in grades 4-12 for college and/or a professional career.

Led by a highly qualified faculty, the Pre-Professional Program curriculum provides students with inclusive training in singing, dancing, acting, and performance. The Music Director works as an integral part of the Education team to develop students' vocal technique and prepare musical theater numbers to be performed in road shows and at the annual end-of-year showcase called Spotlight. This Music Director position generally requires Saturday availability (Noon-4 pm) from September to May. Please email for a more detailed calendar if interested.

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree in music (minimum), a background in vocal pedagogy, music directing experience, and experience in working with young performers.

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to: Jared Shortmeier, Assistant Education Director, jshortmeier@adventuretheatre-mtc.org. Salary is competitive. Job expires Aug. 8, 2014.


AFTER- SCHOOL ELEMENTARY THEATER INSTRUCTORS NEEDED:

ATMTC Academy is seeking capable after-school elementary theater educators to teach creative drama class sections for children in grades K-5. Qualified candidates must have at minimum 3 years prior experience with these age groups, (a degree in discipline is preferred),  the ability to create lesson plans, to independently problem solve, to professionally represent ATMTC at satellite locations and have a positive and friendly demeanor. 1099-IC contract. Per class remuneration between $25-$35 based on experience. Six to eight week contracts beginning in April through the end of May 2012. 

Interested parties should send references, a resume and cover letter to Kathryn Hnatio, Education and Outreach Director, ATMTC Academy. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD THEATER INSTRUCTORS NEEDED:

ATMTC Academy is seeking capable early childhood theater educators to teach creative drama class sections for children ages 2-5 years. Qualified candidates must have at minimum 3 years prior experience with this age group, (a degree in discipline is preferred), the ability to create lesson plans, to independently problem solve, to professionally represent ATMTC, and have a positive friendly demeanor. 1099-IC contract. Six to eight week contracts beginning in April through the end of May 2012.

Interested parties should send references, a resume and cover letter to Kathryn Hnatio, Education and Outreach Director, ATMTC Academy. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

INTERNS/APPRENTICES 2013/2014 SEASON:

ATMTC Academy is seeking capable academic interns and apprentices for the 2013/2014 season. ATMTC programming serves children ages 12 months to 18 years. Unpaid Internships are available across multiple disciplines in theatre and theater education. Qualified candidates must apply within. Please take a moment to review and download our Internship Application and our Executive Internship Application. Contracts beginning in September through the end of August 2013. Please contact Jared Shortmeier, Assistant Education Director, with your questions.

 

 

SUMMER CAMP THEATER INSTRUCTORS NEEDED:

ATMTC Academy is seeking capable musical theater educators (Directors/Assistant Directors/Musical Directors/Choreographers/Production Assistants/Costumers/Scenic Artisans) to direct and lead young thespians in mounting a musical in two weeks time. Camp is geared toward children ages 6-12. Qualified candidates must have prior experience with these age groups, (a degree in discipline is preferred), the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, to independently problem solve, to professionally represent ATMTC, and have a positive friendly demeanor. 1099-IC contract. Two week contracts beginning in June through the end of August 2013. Please contact Jared Shortmeier, Assistant Education Director, with your questions.

 

ACADEMY INSTRUCTORS NEEDED:

ATMTC Academy is seeking highly qualified professionals to teach classes including all disciplines of dance and musical theater/acting/voice for students in grades K-12. Qualified candidates must have at minimum 3 years prior experience with these age groups, (a degree in discipline is preferred), the ability to create lesson plans, to independently problem solve, to professionally represent ATMTC and have a positive friendly demeanor. 1099-IC contract. Bi-annual contracts beginning in August through the end of May 2013. Interested parties should send references, a resume and cover letter to Kathryn Hnatio, Education and Outreach Director, ATMTC Academy. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

PROFESSIONAL PLAYWRIGHTS/SCRIPTS:
ATMTC presents stage adaptations of popular children’s literature and stories and is committed to the presentation and development of quality new work for young people and families.  Recent plays developed by ATMTC include If You Give a Cat a Cupcake by Laura Numeroff, Five Little Monkeys by Eileen Christelow, and The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats.  Presently, ATMTC is not accepting unsolicited scripts. For more information, visit Scripts.

 

 

 

 

ACTORS:
ATMTC seeks actors and musical theater talent for its productions for young people and families. Interested parties should send references, a resume and cover letter Production Manager, ATMTC. 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Glen Echo, MD. 20812. Interested parties should send references, a resume and cover letter to Martita Slayden, Production Manager, ATMTC Academy. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

BIRTHDAY PARTY HOSTS/HOSTESSES NEEDED:
ATMTC is looking for friendly people to work as birthday party hosts on Saturdays or Sundays. Responsibilities include setting up and cleaning up the birthday party room, greeting the parents and children, assisting the parents with the 1 hour birthday party, and escorting the party to and from the theatre. Applicants must be 18 years or older and be willing to submit a background check and finger prints. 
Interested parties should send an email of with a cover letter, resume, and availability to Heather Williams, hwilliams@adventuretheatre-mtc.org. NO CALLS PLEASE

 

BIRTHDAY PARTY STAGE COMBAT/CHARACTER ACTORS NEEDED:
ATMTC is seeking qualified Stage Combat instructors, Dance instructors, and Princess Character Actors to lead one hour LightSaber Workshops, Dance Workshops, and Pretty Princess Birthday Parties. Parties are primarily scheduled on weekends during the day. Applicants must be 18 years or older and be willing to submit a background check and finger prints.  Interested parties should send an email of interest, resume, and availability to Heather Williams, hwilliams@adventuretheatre-mtc.org, ATMTC. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

HOUSE MANAGERS NEEDED:
ATMTC seeks house managers.  House Managers will make sure the lobby and theater are in proper order before the show begins, between shows, and at the end of the day.  The House Manager will communicate with the Box Office and Stage Manager to determine when to open the house, help patrons find a seat in the general admission theatre, and make sure rows are reserved for special parties.  During the show, they will work with the Box Office and the Stage Manager to coordinate late seating.  Dress code is business casual. Interested parties should send an email of interest, resume, and availability to Heather Williams, hwilliams@adventuretheatre-mtc.org, ATMTC. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

WEEKEND/EVENING FRONT DESK STAFF NEEDED:
ATMTC is looking for responsible, organized, and friendly individuals to work the ATMTC Academy front desk at Wintergreen Plaza on Saturdays, Sundays, and/or weekday evenings beginning August 2012. Responsibilities include: Ensuring the safety of the building and managing the front desk/lobby area during high volume class and weekend hours; Addressing immediate concerns and inquiries of all visitors and callers as able, and referring to appropriate personnel when necessary; Providing administrative support to ATMTC Administrative Managers and teaching artists as needed; and Helping with the promotion and sales of all Academy programs while onsite. Applicants must be 18 years or older and be willing to submit a background check and finger prints. Interested parties should send an email of interest, resume, and availability to Heather Williams, hwilliams@adventuretheatre-mtc.org, ATMTC. NO CALLS PLEASE.

 

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