This is a Temporary, Full-time position.Category: Production
The Scenic Arts Assistant assists the Head of Scenic Art in building, altering, or procuring set pieces and properties. The position may involve significant manual labour and can be physically demanding. This person will also act as running crew during performances, assisting with rigging (training provided), and the movement of props and set pieces during shows.
The Scenic Arts Assistant should have a knowledge of construction for Stage, and experience with scenic fabrication and materials like woodwork, painting, and fabric. Experience with welding, rigging, and landscaping is an asset.
Most staff members live together on-site, so we are looking for positive team members who understand how to live cooperatively in community with mutual respect, refined stress management skills, and healthy boundaries. Please note that a vulnerable sector check will be a required step for the successful candidate.
Contract Dates: May 10 to July 27, 2018
Salary: Contract details to be negotiated
Vance Neudorf – Executive Director
1-403-823-2001 ext. 226
Now in its 25th Season, the Canadian Badlands Passion Play is one Canada’s largest outdoor theatrical events. The company is a unique combination of primarily volunteer performers with professional mentors and crew. The company mandate is to annually depict the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ in dramatic form. It is performed on Canada’s largest outdoor stage, built into the hills of the Drumheller badlands, in front of a 2700-seat outdoor amphitheatre.