Merchandise Coordinator

The Civic is seeking a skilled independent contract Merchandise Coordinator or service to manage the retail function of the Civic. The expectations for this work would include:

This opportunity would be compensated based upon a sales commission. Ideal candidates would be individuals or organizations with significant retail experience identifying sales opportunities, selecting and buying merchandise, and managing retail operations.

For more information or to submit a resume, please contact:
Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Stephen Carver, Executive Director
329 S. Park St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: scarver@KazooCivic.com (please reference Merchandise Coordinator in Subject Line)

Director of Civic Theatre Academy of Theatre Arts

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is accepting applications for a Full Time Director for its Academy of Theatre Arts.

ABOUT THE ACADEMY OF THEATRE ARTS: The goal of The Civic's Academy of Theatre Arts is to be the theatre education resource destination for Southwest Michigan. The Academy s mission is to make a positive difference in the lives and dreams of our community, through professional training and education in all disciplines of Music, Dance and Performing Arts. We are committed to an endless pursuit of excellence in our classes, programs, and instructors. This standard of excellence continues as we assist and nurture each student in achieving their highest potential, as they grow to become competent and confident in their development in Arts.

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

QUALIFICATIONS
We seek someone with a deep commitment to theatre, education, and The Civic's mission of reaching all people in our community and the skill to manage complex projects. Flexibility, vision, energy, a collaborative approach and patience are other important qualities for someone in this position. Theatre teaching artist experience is required. The qualified candidate will have strong program development and business management skills with a passion to create a positive environment that inspires artistic growth in the adults and youth of Greater Kalamazoo County and have the appropriate training and educational background to be successful in this position. He/she will also be a creative thinker, a collaborator and an able leader. The ideal candidate will have excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills. Position requires evening and weekend hours as necessary.

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For more information or to submit a resume, please contact:
Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Stephen Carver, Executive Director
329 S. Park St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: scarver@KazooCivic.com (please reference Director of Academy in Subject Line)

Assistant Box Office Manager

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is accepting applications for a Full Time Assistant Box Office Manager.

Under the supervision of the Patron Services Manager, the Assistant Box Office Manager will perform box office duties, train and supervise other staff and volunteers, and perform related duties as assigned.

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For more information or to submit a resume, please contact:
Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Lynn McLeod
329 S. Park St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: lmcleod@KazooCivic.com (please reference Assistant Box Office Manager in Subject Line)
Phone: 269-343-2280

Guest Artists for the 2018-2019 Season

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is a special place. Each season for the last 90 years the Civic and its professional artistic staff has been partnering with local professional artists and volunteers to produce a diverse spectrum of high quality theatre.

If you have a passion for the arts, the artistic skills to produce excellence, enjoy mentoring volunteers in a collaborative, team focused environment - then the Civic would like to get to know you.

We are now accepting applications for Directors, Music Directors, Choreographers and Piano Accompanists for the 2018/2019 season. Applications should include a cover letter that describes your show specific interest, along with a resume.

Our 2018-2019 season will be comprised of: Hello, Dolly! Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical, The Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged, Once on this Island, Psycho Beach Party and War Paint

Carver Center Studio Theatre productions include:
Love, Loss and What I Wore, The Father and Ripcord

Civic Youth Theatre Productions include:
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, Madagascar JR and Pippi Longstocking

The Senior Class Reader's Theatre productions are:
Songs of the Civic: 1929-2018 and Harvey

Application materials should be sent to Stephen Carver, Executive Director, Kalamazoo Civic Theatre, 329 South Park Street, Kalamazoo MI 49007 or to lmcleod@kazoocivic.com.

ACADEMY OF THEATRE ARTS POSITIONS AVAILABLE: TEACHING ARTISTS / CLASS ASSISTANTS

The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for freelance Teaching Artists and Class Assistants hired on a class by class basis for our Fall 2018 Academy of Theatre Arts classes.

Teaching Artists must have practical theatre experience, teaching experience, and hold (or be in the process of obtaining) a bachelors degree in theatre, education, theatre education, or a related field. All candidates must be excellent communicators and able to both collaborate and work independently. A positive attitude, good work ethic, organizational skills, and attention to detail are essential to this position. Candidates must pass a background check and have excellent references.

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and indicate interest in specific classes or camps (listed on the Civic website under EDUCATION), a current resume, and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Attn: Stephen Carver, Executive Director
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
E-Mail: education@kazoocivic.com
Phone: 269-343-2280