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A Noise Within
A Noise Within, California’s premier classical repertory theatre, is currently seeking a Dramaturg to create study guides for A Noise Within’s 2017-2018 season.
The Dramaturg will report to the Director of Education and will be responsible for researching, compiling, and writing all materials for 6 study guides.
Duties will include:
- Researching the historical context of all 6 shows in the 17-18 season
- Compiling, writing and editing of the:
- Character breakdown
- Biographies of the playwright and other relevant individuals
- Essay questions
- Additional resources
- Relevant images that align with content
- Works cited
- Additional content as needed
- Requesting and receiving permission to reprint any articles sourced from scholarly publications
This is a project-based contract starting in late April. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who is able to work independently from home while adhering to strict deadlines. Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree strongly preferred. Compensation is $2000 total for the project.
To apply, send a resume, cover letter, and no less than 3 writing samples to Alicia Green, Director of Education and Community Outreach, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include “Dramaturg Application” in the email subject line. Incomplete applications will not be considered. A Noise Within is an equal opportunity employer.