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Dance Instructors - (posted 4/25/17 by Dance Attitudes)

Dance Attitudes of Janesville WI is looking for qualified instructors for our growing studio
We are Seeking teachers for baby Ballet and Tap 3-7year old classes.
Ballet and Tap teacher for ages 8yrs.-teen beginner-advanced levels.
Hip Hop teacher 5yrs.-teen beginner-advanced levels.
Hours are flexible.
Classes are held 5-9pm Mon-Thur.
Pay is based on experience.
- Must be able to create own lesson plans and age appropriate choreography.
- Must be knowledgable in dance technique and vocabulary.
- Must be able to work with and recognize each child's unique learning style and ability
- Must have previous classroom experience either teaching or an apprenticeship program
- Looking for someone who wants longevity in this career and being part of a growing studio
- Must love working with kids to instill strong dance fundamentals as well as self confidence and a passion for dance
Please submit resume and inquiries to Tanya Adkins at: barefeet777@yahoo.com

Palace Theater is seeking PERFORMERS for GREASE! - (posted 4/6/17 by Palace Theater in the Dells)

The Palace Theater in Wisconsin Dells is seeking SUBMISSIONS for all roles in its upcoming production of GREASE!

The Palace Theater is seeking musical theatre performer submissions for audition appointments for its upcoming production of GREASE! Auditions will be Thursday, 4/27/17 and Friday 4/28/17 at The Lou Conte Dance Studio, 1147 Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607. This is NOT an Open Call, you can only attend if you have an appointment. If you can’t attend the auditions dates, video submissions we will be considered.

Rehearsals start 6/5/17, first preview is 6/21/17, opening 6/23/17 and closing 8/20/17. If you know you are NOT available for the entire run, PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT!

Please send your headshot and resume to dellspalacecasting@gmail.com. Please be sure to put GREASE in the subject line of the email. The full performance schedule and Palace Theater information is available at www.dellspalace.com. Directed by Erin Sullivan, Musical Direction by Andrew Abrams, and Choreographed by Michael Stanek, Anthony and Joseph Tomaska casting authority.

CAST BREAKDOWN:
DANNY - The leader of the “Burger Palace Boys”. Well-built, nice looking, with an air of cool easy-going charm. Strong and confident. Strong pop singer Eb to B.
SANDY - Danny’s love interest. Sweet, wholesome, naïve, cute “Sandra Dee” of the “Gidget” movies. Strong pop singer. Mix/belt voice to D.
RIZZO - Leader of the “Pink Ladies”. Tough, sarcastic and outspoken but vulnerable. Italian, with unconventional good looks. Strong pop singer. Mix/belt voice to C.
FRENCHY – A dreamer. Good natured and dumb. Heavily made-up, fussy about her appearance – particularly her hair. Can’t wait to finish high school so she can be a beautician. Mix/belt voice to B.
MARTY – The “beauty” of the Pink Ladies. Pretty, looks older than the other girls, but betrays her real age when she opens her mouth. Tries to act sophisticated. Strong singer. Mix/belt to Db. (Sings “Freddy My Love”)
JAN – A compulsive eater. Loud, pushy with the girls, but shy with the boys. Strong singer. Mix/belt voice F to C#.
KENICKIE - Second in command of the “Burger Palace Boys”. Tough looking, tattooed, surly, avoids any show of softness. Off-beat sense of humor. Strong singer Baritone A to F#.
DOODY - Youngest of the guys. Small, boyish, open, with a disarming smile and a hero- worshipping attitude toward the other guys. Plays the guitar. Strong tenor to A with additional falsetto. (Sings “Those Magic Changes”)
ROGER – The “anything for-a-laugh” stocky type. Full of mischief, half-baked schemes and ideas. A clown who enjoys putting other people on. Strong pop singer. Tenor to A. (Sings “Mooning”)
SONNY – Italian-looking, with shiny black hair and dark oily skin. A braggart and wheeler-dealer who thinks he’s a real lady killer. Baritone G to C.
PATTY - A typical cheerleader of a middle class American public school. Attractive and athletic. Aggressive, sure of herself, given to bursts of disconcerting enthusiasm. Catty, but in an all American sort of way. Twirls a baton. Dancer.
CHA-CHA – A “blind date.” Takes pride in being “the best dancer at St. Bernadette.” Great Dancer.
EUGENE – Class valedictorian. Physically awkward, with weak eyes and high-pitched voice. An apple polisher, smug and pompous but gullible. Dancer.
VINCE FONTAINE – Typical “teen audience” radio disc jockey. Slick, egotistical, fast-talking. A veteran “greaser.” Non-singing role.
JOHNNY CASINO – A “greaser” student at Rydell who leads a rock and roll band and likes to think of himself as a real rock “n” roll idol. Baritone G to E (Sings “Born to Hand Jive”)
TEEN ANGEL – Good looking, falsetto voiced, matinee idol type. Singer who would have caused girls to scream and riot back in 1958. Strong pop singer. Tenor E to high E. (Sings “Beauty School Dropout”)
MISS LYNCH - An old maid English teacher. Non-singing role.
ENSEMBLE/UNDERSTUDIES - Male and Female triple threats to understudy and perform in the show


All roles PAID, plus TRAVEL and HOUSING

Non-Union ONLY

Dance Instructor - (posted 2/14/17 by Dance Now! Studios)

Dance Now! Studios is looking for a part time dance instructor beginning in June. Position is part time and will require approximately 2-3 evenings per week. Location is Watertown, WI. Qualified candidate should be able to teach children of all ages and be knowledgeable in ballet, tap, jazz and lyrical. Hip Hop would be beneficial. If interested please send resume and dance history to email:
dancenowstudios@att.net or call Julie at 920-887-3262

Director Applicant Pool - After School Program - (posted 1/24/17 by First Act Children's Theatre)

First Act Children’s Theatre is seeking applications for directors.

Our "Stage Right" programs meet for 2 hours after school once a week on either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday between 2:30 & 6 p.m., offering grade school aged children 10 weeks of fun and learning, finishing with a fully costumed production!

* Qualified directors have experience directing theatre productions as well as experience leading grade school aged children.
* Must have knowledge of theatre techniques using voice and body, as well as warm ups and games.

* Directors will work closely with their Assistant Director/Stage Manager and intern to ensure a safe and fun learning environment.
* Directors will attend production meetings and work closely with the Artistic Director and TECH team to carry out the vision of the show.

This is an "applicant pool" posting. It does not signify that vacancies actually exist at this time. The purpose of this posting is to develop a pool of qualified applicants, should vacancies become available.

Please send resume to Saritah at GazeboDweeb@gmail.com

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Alternative Compensation Opportunities!

Webmaster - (posted 3/25/17 by StageQ)

StageQ is seeking a volunteer webmaster who can take over the maintenance and participate in a redesign of our website www.stageq.com. Hours expected for maintenance would be approximately 1-2 hours per week. For the redesign project, we are looking for someone who will bring a creative approach to updating the site with a theatrical flare.

If interested, please email donnovan@stageq.com.

Board Members - (posted 3/16/17 by StageQ)

Openings on StageQ Board of Directors

Mission Statement: StageQ’s mission is to celebrate queer diversity through quality theatre written by and about LGBTQ people, building an inclusive community and affecting positive social change.

Are you a friend of StageQ? Are you supportive of what we do? Are you a critical thinker who works well on a team? If you answered yes to these question we want you to join our team.

StageQ, Inc. is currently seeking applicants to fill three open seats on our Board of Directors. Details are as follows:

-Able to fulfill a 2 year term commitment beginning May 1st
-Able to attend Board meetings held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month
-Willingness to contribute ideas to help further the objectives of the company
-Willingness to actively engage and contribute on committees suiting your capabilities and interest
-Willingness to produce or co-produce at least 1 show over the course of your term (**Beginners are paired with experienced Producers)
-Administrative, marketing or financial background a plus
-Theater experience not required but certainly welcome
-Connections within the Madison and surrounding area community theater family a plus

If interested, please submit your name and tell us why you would like to be considered for a seat. All applicants will be considered.

RSVP to donnovan@stageq.com.

www.stageq.com

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