Position open: Admin. Asst to Artistic Dir of Peninsula Teen Opera
- Passing this along. Cool gig for the right person.
Maybe you or someone you know?
Please don't respond to me. See below.
> Administrative Assistant to Artistic Director of Peninsula Teen Opera
> (Redwood City)
> Reply to: info@...
> Peninsula Teen Opera (PTO), a nonprofit organization, is seeking an
> administrative assistant to its Artistic Director (part-time).
> should have knowledge of theater (knowledge of opera & operetta a
> plus, but
> not necessary). Computer & organizational skills a must. Will assist
> Artistic Director with planning repertoire, casting, organizing
> class & rehearsal sessions, attend board & production meetings, assist
> stage managing during dress rehearsals & performances, and communicate
> parents and students per phone and email. Position begins August 15,
> possibly sooner. Office hours are generally 9:00am to 12:00 noon three
> per week (flexible days), plus attendance at Saturday rehearsals from
> to 6pm.
> PTO is in its eighth season this year. The PTO program emphasizes
> education, offering a staff of professional coaches and stage
> directors from
> such organizations as the San Francisco Opera Company, Opera San Jose,
> San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and international opera companies.
> Singers are students ranging from the age 13 to 19, each studying
> voice privately with individual instructors from the Bay Area.
> Classes and
> rehearsals are held for two 12-week sessions during the year with each
> culminating in performances of opera scenes & full-scale condensed
> of entire operas & operettas. Students have the opportunity to develop
> presence and deportment, acting, choreography, opera ensemble singing,
> sight-reading, and theater skills.
> Location: office and classes/rehearsals in Redwood City. Performances
> Los Altos.
> If interested email info@... or telephone: (650) 400-4923.