Join us this summer as part of our Singin’ in the Rain production team!

Technical Director: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Technical Director for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN directed by Michael Walling, NYC based regional theatre director and artistic director for Trollwood. Duties include producing drawings for construction of scenic elements, designed by Jack Mehler, NYC based stage and lighting designer. Overseeing all aspects of scenic build, including carpentry, stagecraft, welding, rigging, and shop management.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre, minimum 2 years-experience in similar position. Expertise in carpentry, stagecraft, welding, rigging, drafting, and shop management. Supervises professional team of 5-8 professionals in addition to student crews and volunteers.

Contract: Approximately 120 hours off-site remote work over winter/spring. On-site, full time from mid-May to August 4. Not affiliated with any unions.   

Salary: $950 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.   

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with TECHNICAL DIRECTOR in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. Constantly works in outdoor weather conditions.

Lighting Director: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Lighting Director will execute lighting design for Singin’ in the Rain, overseeing setup, hang and focus. Seeking candidate with high-level technical experience, circuiting and focusing theatrical lighting instruments. Must possess high operational knowledge and experience of moving lights, LED lights, DMX controllers and dimmers, and ETC light boards. As an educational theatrical production, the candidate must possess the ability to teach youth. Will oversee lighting crew during rehearsals, performances, and strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with emphasis in lighting, minimum 2 years-experience in similar position. Supervises professional team of 2-3 professionals in addition to student crews and volunteers.

Contract: Approximately 40 hours off-site remote work. On-site, full time from mid-May 30 to August 4. Not affiliated with any unions.

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with LIGHTING DIRECTOR in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position often works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions that change often.

Hair & Make-up Designer/Director: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking Hair & Makeup Designer/Director for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN directed by Michael Walling, NYC based regional theatre director and artistic director for Trollwood. Collaborate with the Director, prepare written research and renderings outlining a vision for the hair and makeup elements of the production. Create and implement all aspects of hair and makeup design. Lead team of students through build and production process all the way through strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre, minimum 2 years-experience in similar position. Expertise in developing hair and makeup concepts for musical theatre and ability to lead a team in producing the artistic vision of the show. Highly proficient in hair and makeup techniques. Candidate must possess ability to teach youth and work outdoors.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 30 to August 4. Not affiliated with any unions.

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with HAIR & MAKEUP DESIGNER/DIRECTOR in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. Some portions of this position work outdoors in varying weather conditions including temperature, wind speeds, and moisture.

Charge Artist: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Working with the scenic designer, charge artist will plan, schedule, and complete all elements of scenic painting needs for the production’s set and furniture needs. Manage personnel, time, resources, and meet production timelines, as required.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre or equivalent work experience with a minimum of 2 years experience in scenic painting for theatrical productions. Satisfactory portfolio displaying high quality work with attention to detail, as well as a wide range of technique and experience in scenic painting required. Experience working/teaching youth as well as an ability to impart technical painting techniques and knowledge.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 22 to July 15, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with CHARGE ARTIST in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor, but primarily outdoors. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position works outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions.

Master Electrician: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Master Electrician to assist in planning and scheduling the completion of the light plot hang, circuit, and focus. Manage, maintain, and organize light shop supplies and equipment. Manage and organize all rental material and equipment. Supervise the repair and maintenance of any equipment necessary. Participates on lighting team during rehearsals, performances, and strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Candidate must possess high-level operational knowledge and experience with moving lights, LEDs, DMX controllers and ETC ION light board, as well as expertise with hang, focus and circuiting of conventional fixtures. Strong communication skills and ability to complete projects safely and on time. This is an educational theatrical production, and the candidate must possess the ability to teach youth, as well as an ability to impart technical knowledge to students.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 30 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with MASTER ELECTRICIAN in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $750 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position often works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions that change often.

Props Designer: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Props Designer for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN to plan, design, create, and gather props for production. Gather and provide props needed for rehearsals in a timely manner. Working with director and scenic designer, create and execute a set dressing plan. Create adequate backstage storage locations and an overnight storage plan to keep props safe and secure.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre or equivalent work experience with a minimum of 2 years-experience in props design and management. Satisfactory portfolio of work displaying proficiency, high quality, and attention to detail, along with a wide range of technique and experience in props creation.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 30 to July 15, 2023 with 40 hours remote work prior to May 30. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with PROPS DESIGNER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position works outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions.

Sound Designer/Audio Director: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking a Sound Designer/Audio Director for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Duties include researching and planning production sound needs, designing and installing a sound system to meet needs of show. Oversee professional assistant, in addition to student technicians. Train students on the operation of sound equipment to run the show. Supervise all rehearsals and performances of the production to ensure the highest possible quality of all audio elements. Oversee strike of sound department.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre or equivalent work experience with a minimum of 2 years of experience in sound for theatrical productions. Extensive experience working with and operating wireless microphones, digital sound boards, intercom networks, video networks, and power distribution systems. Experience working/teaching youth to impart technical knowledge in the area of sound.

Contract:  On-site, full time from May 22 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with SOUND DESIGNER/AUDIO DIRECTOR in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood. 

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally work at a height of up to 50 feet. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor, but primarily outdoors. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position works outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions.

Assistant Stage Manager/Deck Chief: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Assistant Stage Manager/Deck Chief for Singin’ in the Rain. Assist stage manager with cast management from rehearsals through strike. Assist with scheduling, rehearsal reports, and communication with students and parents. During performance week rehearsals, tech rehearsals, and performances, serve as the on-stage leader, overseeing stage run crew. Manage on-stage technical operations of all scenic elements.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with emphasis in stage management. Minimum of 2 years of stage management experience in musical theater. This is an educational theatrical production, and the candidate must possess the ability to work well with youth.

Contract:  On-site, full time from May 30 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $750 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: High level of language skills necessary to read and interpret a number of different documents and communications from production team members and disseminate information to necessary recipients. Must be comfortable speaking in front of groups.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor, but primarily outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Costume Cutter/Draper: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Costume Cutter/Draper for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Responsible for drafting, cutting, and construction of costumes, accessories, and craft pieces. Assist with fittings. Make alterations to costumes. Conduct training/orientations to others on the costume team consisting of costuming professionals and students. Assist in organizing costume shop materials and supplies.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with an emphasis in costuming. Minimum of 2 years of experience in costume construction. Proficient in flat patterning and draping. As an educational theatrical production, must possess the ability to work and teach youth.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 15 to July 15, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with LEAD CUTTER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $750 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Lighting Technician: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Lighting Technician to assist the lighting director in executing lighting design, setup, hang and focus. Supervise the daily organization and cleanup of all lighting spaces and equipment. Assist in overseeing the lighting related elements of the production during all technical rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Responsible for strike duties related to the lighting department.

Preferred Qualifications: Seeking candidate with technical experience, circuiting and focusing theatrical lighting instruments. Must possess operational knowledge and experience of moving lights, LED lights, DMX controllers and dimmers, and ETC light boards. This is an educational theatrical production, and the candidate must possess the ability to teach youth. Supervise the daily organization and cleanup of all lighting spaces and equipment. Assist in overseeing the lighting related elements of the production during all technical rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Responsible for strike duties related to the lighting department.

Contract:  On-site, full time from May 30 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with LIGHTING TECHNICIAN in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $17 per hour; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position often works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions that change often.

Costume Shop Manager: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Costume Shop Manager for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Duties include managing a professional team of costume technicians to oversee the acquisition and build of all costumes needed for the production. In addition, maintain and oversee a nurturing educational environment for students within the shop. Oversee all costume equipment and supplies. Assist costume designer in managing budgets. Manage work schedules,  build timelines, and the quality of costume elements throughout rehearsals through performances. Serve as leader to wardrobe lead. Oversee costume department strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with emphasis in costume production. Minimum of 2 years costume shop management experience. High skill level in all aspects of costume construction including but not limited to advanced hand sewing, machine sewing, drafting, and fabric cutting. Experience planning and following project budget analysis. Strong leadership and management experience.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 15 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with COSTUME SHOP MANAGER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $850 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

 Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. Occasionally and during rehearsals and performances, this position works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.

Assistant Costume Shop Manager: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Seeking Assistant Costume Shop Manager for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN to assist in managing a professional team of costume technicians to oversee the acquisition and build of all costumes needed for the production. In addition, assist costume shop manager to maintain and oversee a nurturing educational environment for students within the shop. Help oversee all costume equipment and supplies and assist in managing work schedules,  build timelines, and the quality of costume elements throughout rehearsals through performances. Oversee wardrobe processes and supervise wardrobe operations throughout rehearsals and performances. Assist with costume department strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with emphasis in costume production. Some costume shop management experience. High skill level in all aspects of costume construction including but not limited to advanced hand sewing, machine sewing, drafting, and fabric cutting. Experience planning and following project budget analysis. Strong leadership and management experience.

Contract:  On-site, full time from May 15 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with ASSISTANT COSTUME SHOP MANAGER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $750 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

 Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor. The wardrobe position works primarily outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions.

Carpenter: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking carpenters for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN to assist professional team and students in constructing all scenic elements necessary for production, including furniture and scenery.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theatre with an emphasis in scenic construction, preferred, with 1 to 2 years related experience. High skill level in all aspects of scenic construction and stagecraft, including, advanced carpentry skills, welding, and rigging experience, preferred. As an educational theatrical production, must possess the ability to work and teach youth.

Contract:  2 positions available: On-site, full time from May 8 to August 4, 2023; 2 positions available: On-site, full-time from May 8 to July 17, 2023 – start date negotiable, depending upon availability. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with CARPENTER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $17 per hour; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position often works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions that change often.

Scenic Shop Foreman/Carpenter: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking Scenic Shop Foreman to oversee the build for all scenery/furniture for SINGIN IN THE RAIN. Interpret and communicate shop drawings while supervising professional team of carpenters and student technicians to create scenery.

Preferred Qualifications: Degree in technical theater with minimum of 2-years’ experience in theater construction, preferred. Expertise in carpentry, stagecraft, welding, rigging, and shop management.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 8 to July 15, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with SCENIC SHOP FOREMAN/CARPENTER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $750 per week; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand. The employee is often required to work on ladders, man lifts, boom lifts, and at heights of up to 50 feet. The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must often lift and/or move up to 70 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. Constantly works in outdoor weather conditions.

Stitcher/Wardrobe: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking both Stitchers and Wardrobe crew for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN to construct all costumes for production. Depending upon contract, serve on the wardrobe crew throughout rehearsals and performances, assisting with quick changes, and making sure costume quality is maintained throughout production run. Assist with costume strike.

Preferred Qualifications: Collegiate level theatrical education, or 1-2 years related field experience, preferred. Experience working on costume elements of a theatrical production. High skill level in hand sewing and machine sewing. Ability to develop effective working relationships with students, staff, and volunteers; exhibit patience when interacting with students.

Contract:  On-site, full time. Two positions from May 30 to August 4, 2023. One position from May 30 to July 15. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with STITCHER/WARDROBE in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $17 per hour; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. The work environment is both indoor and outdoor. The wardrobe position works primarily outdoors in a variety of changing weather conditions.

Scenic Painter: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking a Scenic Painter for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Scenic painter will assist charge artist in the completion of all elements of scenic painting.

Preferred Qualifications: Collegiate level study of technical theatre, with emphasis in scenic painting. Experience as a scenic artist for a large theatrical production or related experience.

Contract: On-site, full time from May 30 to July 15, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with SCENIC PAINTER in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $17 per hour; travel stipend, housing provided.

Sound Technician: Trollwood Performing Arts School

Collaborate with professionals throughout the nation at Trollwood Performing Arts School, a unique youth arts organization producing a high-quality musical production in outdoor amphitheater at Bluestem Center for the Arts in Moorhead, MN. Seeking Sound Technician for SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Assist sound designer/director in completing all setup of audio needs. Assist in supervising show operations and run crew. Responsible for running the board and assist in teaching students audio processes. Along with designer/director, responsible for assisting with audio strike.

Preferred Qualifications: College level education in technical theater, music technology, or related field, with emphasis on sound; or related experience. Experience in audio operations for musical theater, preferred. High level of experience constructing and setting up expansive sound systems. Experience working with and operating wireless microphones, digital / analog sound boards, intercom networks, video networks, and power distribution systems. Confident ability to teach youth, and impart technical knowledge.

Contract:  On-site, full time from May 30 to August 4, 2023. Not affiliated with any unions.

To apply send cover letter, resume, three email references, and portfolio information to Artistic Director at trollwood@fargo.k12.nd.us with SOUND TECHNICIAN in the subject line. www.trollwood.org

Salary: $17 per hour; travel stipend, housing provided.

Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to handle visual analysis and complete visual creation assignments as related to essential job functions listed above, to effectively represent Trollwood.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost continuously required to stand, talk, or hear.  The employee is frequently required to reach, climb, walk and stand.  The employee is often required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally work at a height of up to 50 feet. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud. This position often works outdoors in a variety of weather conditions that change often.