Open Call for Applications for Salaried Journeyman Artist-Manager Program

Open Call for Applications to Tennessee Shakespeare Company's Salaried Journeyman Artist-Manager Program

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is now accepting letters of intent for its 2013-14 performance season in Germantown/Memphis, TN.

One male and one female artist-manager from the United States will be selected as resident journeymen.

Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Journeymen Artist-Managers spend 8 months in residence with TSC, where they will:
• Perform role(s) of consequence in mainstage productions;
• Develop, rehearse, and perform multi-state school touring programs;
• Learn how to teach in the classroom and then teach in-school residencies;
• Play instrumental roles in the planning and execution of a $100,000 Gala event featuring Broadway luminaries;
• Rotate through essential theatre-producing administrative departments, including Marketing and Development.

All duties will be performed under the supervision of Founder/Producing Artistic Director Dan McCleary and the General Manager.

Who should apply:
Rigorously trained Graduates of BA, BFA, and MFA programs who are ready to put their training to use. Candidates must have a strong desire to learn all elements of theatre administration, education/outreach, and classical theatre production. Successful candidates will have a valid driver's license and a private vehicle.

Dates of Residence:
September 3, 2013, through June 30, 2014.

Compensation:
Travel to and from Memphis, a private room in shared host housing, a salary of $320 per week, health insurance, and use of a Macbook laptop.

To Apply:
Please send letter of intent, picture and resume, and three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by May 30, 2013. Final round applicants will then be called to send in a taped audition, as well as conduct a phone interview.

Questions:
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For more information about TSC please visit our website www.tnshakespeare.org