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Technical Director - Driftwood Theatre

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.

Category: Technical
Province: Toronto, Ontario
Position: Technical Director
Deadline: March 25, 2019
Posted: March 12, 2019

Job Description / Duties

The Technical Director is responsible for coordinating all production resources in an efficient, safe and effective manner within budgetary and schedule parameters, and will travel with the tour to set up and run live sound while providing hands-on support and supervision for the technical aspects of the production. The Technical Director reports to the General Manager and supervises 2-4 daytime crew members.

Qualifications / Required Skills

The successful candidate will: have at least two years of professional experience or training in technical theatre and production; possess a high degree of professionalism and time management skills; a full class G driver’s license with experience driving 16’ cube trucks (or equivalent); and have an ability to communicate effectively and work productively with artists and theatrical staff. Experience in LED lighting mixing/control, live wireless microphone mixing an asset.

Additional Information

Driftwood Theatre is dedicated to reflecting Canada’s rich diversity on and off stage in all of its work. Diverse artists of all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, ethno-cultural identity or gender are encouraged to apply.

Technical Directors are invited to make application by sending a brief cover letter and resume (as one pdf file) by email to General Manager, Lee Bolton ().

Salary: $700/week + per diems during overnight touring

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The Driftwood Theatre's Bard’s Bus Tour is an annual summer Ontario tradition, celebrating 25 years of touring to outdoor venues in communities across the province.

We are looking for a Technical Director for our production of William Shakespeare’s 'A (musical) Midsummer Night’s Dream.'