Production Assistant (Seasonal, early May - mid-September)
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
February 5, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts seeks a Production Assistant (Seasonal, early May – mid-September) to coordinate catering, dressing room hospitality, and ground transportation needs for touring personnel. Provide show coverage and supervise driver and hospitality staff backstage. Assist venue staff with general non-production-related duties, such as answering phones, making copies, posting signs and cash reconciliation. Pay rate: $17/hr.Call 703.255.1902 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Prior concert experience preferred, excellent communication and time management skills, and computer proficiency. Candidates must also be at least 21 years old, available 40-50 hours a week from May-September and be able to lift up to 25 pounds.
About Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, produces and presents a full range of performance and education programs in the Greater Washington area, as well as nationally and internationally. Wolf Trap features three performance venues, the outdoor Filene Center and Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, both located at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, and The Barns at Wolf Trap, located down the road from the national park and adjacent to the Center for Education at Wolf Trap. The 7,028-seat Filene Center is operated in partnership with the National Park Service and annually showcases an extensive array of diverse artists, ranging from pop, country, folk, and blues to classical music, dance, and theatre, as well as multimedia presentations, from May through September. The Barns is operated by the Foundation year round, and during the summer months is home to the Grammy-nominated Wolf Trap Opera, one of America’s outstanding resident ensemble programs for young opera singers. Wolf Trap’s education programs include the nationally acclaimed Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts, Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, a diverse array of a...rts education classes, grants, and a nationally recognized internship program that was included in Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s 2009 List of “Best Places to Intern.”