Designers

Scenic Designer 

May 15 arrive / July 4 depart
$7,000 stipend / $400 travel / private dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Responsible for:

● Designing all scenic elements for a four-show rotating repertory season
● Working with the properties designer in the implementation of all properties
● Supplying all drawings and models or renderings for the four designs
●Working within the allotted budget and production schedule
● Attending, when requested, public relations events: media day, post-show discussions, interviews, and presentations.
● Participating in opening night discussions

 

Properties Designer/Supervisor and Assistant Scenic Designer 

May 15 arrive / July 4 depart
$3,500 stipend / $400 travel / private dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Responsible for:

● Will work closely with the Scenic Designer in the design, construction, or acquisition of all properties for the four-show rotating repertory season
● Will assist with the organizing and maintaning the properties budget, build and deadline schedule
● Will supervise the properties department: consisting of the properties artisan, and three properties interns (painting interns assist when not needed in the paint department)
● Will assist and support the scenic designer in the design of the four show repertory; assist in establishing specific expectations for the production process and design documentation
● Will construct finished scenic models for the four shows for possible exhibition

Costume Designer 

May 19 arrive / July 4 depart

$5,000 stipend / $400 travel / private dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Responsible for:

● Designing all costumes, accessories, hairstyles, and specialty makeup for two of the four repertory shows
● Providing color renderings for possible exhibition
● Working within the allotted budget and production schedule
● Purchasing all fabrics, trims, and accessories in coordination with the Costume Shop Manager
● Accounting for all expenditures
● Consulting with the cutters/drapers about patterns and construction methods
● Attending first read-throughs, fittings, production meetings, and dress rehearsals
● Serving as the primary craftsperson, dyer, milliner, and wig stylist on their two productions
● Generating all show-related paperwork, including actor/scene charts, dressing lists, quick-change lists, etc.
● Attending, when requested, public relations events: media day, post-show discussions, interviews, and presentations
● Participating in opening night discussions  

 

Lighting Designer 

May 19 arrive / July 4 depart
$5,000 stipend / $400 travel / private dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Responsible for:

● Designing, creating, and documenting all lighting effects for the main four-show repertory
● Supervising all personnel and work within the lighting department
● Working within the allotted budget and production schedule
● Accounting for all expenditures

● Attending, when requested, public relations events: media day, post-show discussions, interviews, and presentations
● Participating in opening night discussions 

 

Sound Designer 

May 19 arrive / July 4 depart
$4,000 stipend / $400 travel / private dorm housing / 14 meals a week

Responsible for:

● Designing, creating, and acquiring all sound effects and music for the main four-show  repertory
● Supervising all personnel and work within the sound department
● Working within the allotted budget and production schedule
● Accounting for all expenditures
● Implementing and documenting the festival sound and video system set-up
● Attending, when requested, public relations events: media day, post-show discussions, interviews, and presentations
● Participating in opening night discussions  

 

 

To apply, E-mail a résumé with current mailing address, telephone number, E-mail address and at least two letters of recommendation or references, and any examples of your work  to the Festival Office:
 
info@TexasShakespeare.com

Application Deadline: October 30th, 2016

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