Assistant Technical Director: FREAKY FRIDAY - Trollwood Performing Arts School 2019

Join professionals from across the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization that produces a high quality Broadway-style musical production each summer attracting over 25,000 audience members in outdoor amphitheater located at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking Assistant Technical Director for Disney’s FREAKY FRIDAY directed by Michael Walling, NYC based regional theatre director and Artistic Director for award winning Trollwood Performing Arts School. Degree in technical theatre with emphasis in scenic construction and minimum 3 years of experience preferred. Mastery of carpentry, stagecraft, welding, rigging, drafting, and managing shop operations. Working with the Technical Director, assist in supervision of scene shop team of 5-8 professionals, in addition to student crews, in the completion of all scenic elements. Assist the Technical Director in producing working drawings for construction of scenic elements. Responsible for shop safety, coordinating with other departments, and purchasing. This is an educational theatrical production, and the candidate must possess the ability to teach youth. 


Contract: On-site, full time with flexible start and end dates to be negotiated from early May and contracts ending by July 14 or August 2. Not affiliated with any unions. 

Salary: $700 - $900/week including travel stipend and housing. 

To apply send cover letter, resume, three phone references, and portfolio information to with ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DIRECTOR in the subject line.

Contact information

Trollwood Performing Arts School
Kelsy Hewitt
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Wednesday, May 15
Posted December 3