Acting Theater Troupe Director - Philadelphia, PA

American Immersion Theater

Seeking an organized and diligent candidate for the position of Philadelphia troupe director for The Murder Mystery Co. The individual will be responsible for taking charge as a strong, competent leader and enthusiastic role model for the Improv troupe.

  • $15 hourly flat rate per week (flexible schedule based on show volume)
  • All rehearsals take place near downtown Philadelphia.
  • All performances take place within the Greater Philadelphia area.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Regular duties will consist of the following:

– presiding over weekly rehearsals in a location central to the troupe

– attending mandatory company-wide conference calls once per month (scheduled six months in advance)

– attending and facilitating auditions for new actors as needed and making final hiring decisions (a minimum of two auditions per year)

– preparing and building show bins for upcoming scheduled performances

– reorganizing and checking show bins once returned from scheduled shows and following up on post-show reports (can be delegated to AD with monitoring)

– casting upcoming scheduled shows no less than three weeks in advance

– reporting both director and, if applicable, AD hours weekly

– depositing all show payments and mugshot sales (if applicable)

– working with regional managers to maintain up-to-date inventory

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Coaching/Directing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Improv/Acting: 2 years (Preferred)

Contract Length:

  • Varies

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Acting Theater Troupe Director - Philadelphia, PA

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