Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre is seeking individuals for employment in our Scenic Artisan Internship for the 2019 summer season. Each summer UFOMT produces 5-6 mainstage shows in repertory, 2-4 concerts, and other events during our festival season. The Scenic Artisan Intern will work with the Scenic Charge Artist and Scenic Artisan to handle all scenic paint needs, and provide running crew and changeover support for two or three shows, as well as some concerts and other festival events. We are looking for self-motivated individuals who can prioritize and execute required duties. Qualified applicants should have a background in scenic painting with proficiency in standard scenic painting techniques. Standard scenic construction techniques and repertory theatre experience are a plus. Applicants should be highly motivated, able to lift up to 75lbs, and ready to work in a fun and exciting environment in the beautiful mountains of Northern Utah. All contracts include salary, round trip transportation, and furnished shared housing (private bedroom in shared apartment). Please send resume, cover letter, and two references to Cassandra Coulam, Artistic and Company Administrator, to apply.
Pay: $1,800 plus travel and housing
Job dates: May 10 – August 8, 2019