Overview

Job Dates

May 15 – Aug 20, 2023

JOB DESCRIPTION

Salary + Benefits: $12.50 an hour (plus overtime after 40 hours)
Shared housing provided
Reports to (Position): Scenic Charge Artist

Under the direction of the Scenic Charge Artist, the Scenic Artist assists in the preparation, implementation, and maintenance of all scenic treatments for each production at Flat Rock Playhouse.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
+Assist in the completion and maintenance of all paint and scenic treatments as assigned by the Charge Artist
+Serve as run crew on assigned productions
+Complete required parking shifts during show runs along with other staff as assigned by production management
+Attend any professional development opportunities provided by FRP

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in theatre/related field, or degree in progress preferred.
Required: High school diploma or equivalent.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:
+Basic knowledge of scenic art techniques including color mixing, faux finish techniques, and foam carving
+Ability to work well alone or in a group
+Ability to work under stressful situations
Able to work for long hours
+Able to perform basic shop skills (i.e. climbing a ladder, able to lift 50 pounds, able to stand on feet for extended periods of time, etc.)
+Organized and personable

Flat Rock Playhouse is making every effort for the health and safety of the acting company, volunteers, staff, and patrons during the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with following any Federal, State, and Local mandates, Flat Rock Playhouse will be operating under the Actors Equity Association fully vaccinated guidelines.

Flat Rock Playhouse strives to create a diverse and inclusive environment. All candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age. Candidates should demonstrate empathy, flexibility, and a strong commitment to building diverse teams. BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ individuals are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this job email your details to adam@flatrockplayhouse.org

About Flat Rock Playhouse

Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theatre of North Carolina, enriches lives through the art of theatre by nurturing talent, inspiring creativity, and encouraging growth.

Founded in 1952 as the Vagabond School of the Drama by the Vagabond Players, this mission builds on the Vagabond legacy of excellence in production, education, life-long learning, and a unique family bond that extends to its community of patrons, supporters, and partners - the Vagabond family spirit.
Flat Rock Playhouse is a 501(c) (3) non-profit charitable organization.