AfterWork Theater Seeks Musical Director/Accompanist

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AfterWork Theater Seeks Musical Director/Accompanist

AfterWork Theater
New York, NY 10003
US

CONTACT NAME

Evan Greenberg

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AfterWork Theater Seeks Musical Director/Accompanist

DESCRIPTION

AfterWork Theater is a non-profit organization that enriches the everyday lives of adults by creating the opportunity to participate in theatrical experiences that promote fun, community, and creative self-expression. No audition required.

We are seeking experienced Music Directors / Accompanists to co-lead a variety of programs including fully-staged musicals, musical revues, weekly classes and more. All of our programs meet on nights and weekends in NYC. We are proud to have produced more than 20 shows featuring more than four hundred New Yorkers from all walks of life.

  • The MD will attend all music rehearsals and performances. Responsibilities will include:

    Attending production meetings
  • Conduct warm-ups
  • Transpose music to meet the performers' abilities
  • Create vocal tracks for more advanced harmonies
  • Work collaboratively with the director to teach the music to the cast
  • Creatively drive the musical aspects of the show.
  • Recruit, schedule, and manage all band members
  • Play keys and conduct the show


The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience musical directing, will be skilled at sight-reading, transposing, teaching vocals, will play the piano expertly and be able to assemble and rehearse the band. Most importantly, we are seeking someone personable, who loves friendship and community, and who sees opportunity in inspiring our participants to grow in ways they never thought possible.

We strive to produce high quality productions while also ensuring that everyone involved with our company is dedicated to our core values, which guide the process.

If you are interested in working hard and delving into a new community of friends, please submit a cover letter and resume.

Compensation varies depending on program.

Job Type: Temporary

Required experience: 5 years

DURATION

May 1, 2017 -

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