Hiring Instructors for Summer Camps and Designers

Merrill Arts Center is hiring Instructors for Summer Camps and Designers for the 18-19 Season!

Designers:

Seeking Scenic, Lighting, Sound, and Costume designers for the 18-19 season. If you are interested please submit a resume to [email protected]
*Some professional fees available

Summer Camps: Must be available for 8 hours of paid Orientation the week of June 11. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Kajsa Jones: [email protected] by Wednesday, March 7. All camps will be held at our Rivertown campus in Woodbury.

Instructor Positions: Must be 21+

  • “The Play’s the Thing” Camp: hiring 3 full time instructors (40 hours)

Dates: June 18-22
Times: M-F; 8:30-4:30 PM
Ages: Three groups; 1st-3rd grade, 4th-6th grade, 7th-10th grade
Compensation: $18/hour
Description of Camp: Learn a part and put on a play! Each group will rehearse a show all week and learn theater skills from professional teaching artists. Find out what goes into creating a character and bringing a story to life. Camp will culminate in a final performance on Friday!

Job Roles: Instructors will be responsible for directing a one act production while teaching performance skills to students.

  • Music Theater Camp Junior:hiring 2 full time instructors (40 hours),  1 half time choreographer (20 hours), 1 accompanist (20 hours *times flexible*)

Dates: June 25-29
Ages: Two groups; 1st-3rd grade and 4th-6th grade
Times: M-F; 8:30-4:30 PM
Compensation: $18/hour
Description of Camp: Sing, dance, and act your favorite songs from popular musicals. Students will learn and practice musical theater skills with professional teaching artists. Camp will culminate in a final musical revue performance on Friday!

Job Roles: Instructors will be responsible for creating and directing a musical revue with students while teaching basic musical theater performance skills. Musical directing skills encouraged.

Intern Positions: Must be 18+

  • “The Play’s the Thing” Camp: hiring 3 full time interns (40 hours)

Dates: June 18-22
Ages: Three groups; 1st-3rd grade, 4th-6th grade, 7th-10th grade
Stipend: $250
Times: M-F; 8:30-4:30 PM
Description of Camp: Learn a part and put on a play! Each group will rehearse a show all week and learn theater skills from professional teaching artists. Find out what goes into creating a character and bringing a story to life. Camp will culminate in a final performance on Friday!

Job Roles: Interns will be responsible for assisting in classes and rehearsals and managing students. Ideal candidates would be interested in working with young people in an educational theater setting.

  • Education Program Interns: hiring 2 half time interns (20 hr/wk)

Dates: June 18-29; July 16-27
Times: M-F; 8:00am-12:00pm OR 1:00pm-5:00pm
Compensation: $10/hour

Job Role: Act as administrative assistants for the summer camp staff. Help with preparation and management of camp materials. Assist with check in and check out of students, act as contact for parents and staff. *Ideal Candidates would have interest in artistic administration

Please contact Kajsa Jones with questions: [email protected]

 

Contact information

Merrill Arts Center
Kajsa Jones
651-200-4610
Email/contact
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Wednesday, March 7
Posted February 13