About the Role
The Summer Stage Vocal Directors are responsible for teaching and guiding the vocal performers in the production. They will work closely with the performers to improve their technique, diction, and interpretation of the material. In addition, they will collaborate with the Director, Choreographer, and other members of the creative team to ensure that the vocal performances align with the overall vision for the production.
You must be a high school graduate
Background in theater, including experience in Vocal or Music direction
Have a degree or studying in music, education, or in a related field
Understanding of vocal technique and music theory
Teaching, leadership, and communication skills
Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Organizational and multitasking skills
Passion for music and the arts
Be present at Camp from 9:00 - 4:00 with an hour lunch
Teach Music classes in the morning and run rehearsals in the afternoon
Be present at as many performances as possible
Provide vocal training and coaching to individual performers
Conduct rehearsals and lead ensemble numbers
Provide feedback to performers on their technique and performance
Ensure that the performers are in good physical and vocal health
Attend rehearsals and performances to ensure that the vocal performances meet the standards of the production
About the Company
There are many valuable opportunities to create with MTC throughout our season. Whether you are a professional trying to give back to community theater roots or a young artist trying to make your way into a career in production, design, or education.
During a typical season we produce four youth musicals, one young adult musical, one all ages musical, one adults only musical/cabaret and a performing arts day camp with five overlapping sessions resulting in five youth musicals across nine weeks in the summer. All of these productions need Directors, Choreographers, Vocal Directors, Tech Directors, Costume Designers, Stage Managers, front of house positions and more.