Call for Directors (for Alumnae's 2016/2017 season)
The Alumnae Theatre Company is inviting stage directors to submit proposals for any of the three (fabulous) Mainstage shows in our 2016/2017 season.
THIS by Melissa Jane Gibson
September 16-October 1, 2016
The Gut Girls by Sarah Daniels
(our annual retrospective choice, first presented in Alumnae's 1997/1998 season)
January 20-February 4, 2017
The Clean House by Sarah Ruhl
April 7-22, 2017
Deadline: Thursday February 11, 2016 by 11:59pm. Early submission encouraged.
Interview dates: February 16-25, 2106 (dates TBA; location: Alumnae Theatre Company, 70 Berkeley St.)
Scripts: Reading copies are available at the Toronto Reference Library, 5th floor, Performing Arts Desk
Contact: Joanne Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org
What we need: Please send your CV and a brief (max. 6 sentence) letter that summarizes both your directing experience and your interest in one of the programmed plays to email@example.com no later than February 11 at 11:59pm. Early submissions encouraged. Include your name and the play title you are interested in pitching to direct in the email subject line.
Directors selected for an interview will be asked to prepare a proposal outlining your ideas for a full production. A template detailing what the proposal should include will be provided. A written version will be due no later than February 14.
Notes: This is a non-Equity/ACTRA and non-paying engagement.
We love our Equity/ACTRA friends, but have no budget to pay your fees. Alumnae is a volunteer-run nonprofit theatre company.
Previous experience with Alumnae is not required.
Directors of all levels of experience are encouraged to apply, as are those from diverse cultures and backgrounds.