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Front Desk

Administrative Assistant

The Lawrence Arts Center seeks a Front Desk Administrative Assistant. Shifts will primarily be evenings and weekends to start, but could also include fill in days as needed and available. The successful candidate will serve as the primary contact between the Lawrence Arts Center program staff and the public. This position includes answering multiline phone system, processing enrollments, maintaining financial and contact information, ticket sales, account reconciliation, and projects. Excellent customer service, strong organizational skills, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook), Google calendar, and database experience required. Salesforce, communications, and gallery or art experience preferred.

Please send resume, cover letter including availability, and work-related references to: jennifer@lawrenceartscenter.org.

$9/ hour. Average 10-15 hours per week. Applications accepted by email until position is filled.

 


School of Dance

Dance Instructors

Dance Instructors (part-time, hourly)

The Lawrence Arts Center School of Dance is seeking to hire experienced dance instructors for upcoming classes and other programming opportunities, including substitute teaching.

Cultivating the art of dance within the entire community, our vision is to make dance 100% accessible to all. For over 30 years, the School of Dance’s curriculum has been based on national dance education standards and taught by professionals. Students follow a sequential training program developed to suit age and ability that fosters creativity as well as technique. Focused on developing the artist as well as the art, the School of Dance offers frequent opportunities for performance through numerous and diverse dance productions as well as the pre-professional ballet company, Lawrence Ballet Theatre.

Lawrence Arts Center School of Dance currently offers the following classes:

  • Ballet & Pointe
  • Boys Ballet
  • Classical Chinese Dance
  • Contemporary
  • Hip Hop
  • Irish Step Dance
  • Jazz
  • Kinder Ballet (Little Movers)
  • Modern
  • Pilates
  • Preschool Dance (Little Movers)
  • Tap
  • Wee Dance
  • Yoga (family)

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resumé, and 2-3 references to:

Hanan Misko
School of Dance Director
Lawrence Arts Center

hanan@lawrenceartscenter.org


Performing Arts

The Lawrence Arts Center Performing Arts program is currently looking to fill the following positions:

Summer Youth Theatre (SYT) Choreographers

The Lawrence Arts Center SYT program is seeking experienced choreographers for our 2020 summer musicals and plays. This position will teach and choreograph large and small groups of young people with diverse abilities. The grade groups range from 4th-6th grade, 6th-8th grade, and 8th-12th grade. This position will work with a professional production team to collaborate and envision production design and plans. This is a contract artist position; the number of hours varies, depending on the production, production schedule, and creative team.  The pay for this position varies, depending on experience and skill level. This position reports to the Director of Performing Arts.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org

Deadline: Dec 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm

 

Summer Youth Theatre (SYT) Directors & Assistant Directors

The Lawrence Arts Center SYT program is seeking experienced directors & assistant directors for our 2020 summer musicals and plays. This position will teach and direct large and small groups of young people with diverse abilities. The grade groups range from 4th-6th grade, 6th-8th grade, and 8th-12th grade. This position will work with a professional production team to collaborate and envision production design and plans. This is a contract artist position; he number of hours varies, depending on the production, production schedule, and creative team.  The pay for this position varies, depending on experience and skill level. This position reports to the Director of Performing Arts.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org

Deadline: Dec 1, 2019 by 5:00 pm

 

Summer Youth Theatre (SYT) Apprentices

Apprenticeships allow students to gain professional experience and provide a service in their community. Within SYT, apprentices are part of the team and have the opportunity to assist with all aspects of theatre programming, including: assistant directing, stage management, administration, technical theatre (costume, scenic, lighting design), marketing, and theatre education. Apprentices become familiar with proper performing arts procedures and expand their knowledge of the profession. The number of hours varies, depending on the production, production schedule, and creative team. The pay for this position varies, depending on experience and skill level.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org

Deadline: March 1, 2020 by 5:00 pm

 

The Lawrence Arts Center Performing Arts program is always looking to fill the following positions. We accept applications on a rolling basis.

Scenic, Lighting, and Costume Designers

Design, conceive, and realize original set, lighting, or costume designs. Work with a professional production team to collaborate and envision designs and plans for theatre productions.

The number and distribution of hours varies depending on the production schedule. Number of designers needed varies based on the production and performance needs. Scenic, lighting, and costume designers are hired as a contract artist by production. Designers report to the Production Coordinator and Technical Director of Performing Arts.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org

 

Theatre Technicians

Set up, run, and strike concerts, dance shows, theatre shows, lectures and other events as needed. Build sets, costumes, hang lighting instruments, curtains, run projections, sound and lighting boards.  The number and distribution of hours varies depending on the production schedule. Number of crew needed varies based on the production and performance needs. Theatre Technicians Jobs are part-time, hourly work. Theatre Technicians report to the Production Coordinator & Technical Director of Performing Arts.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org

 

School-Year Interns

Internships allow students to gain professional experience and provide a service in their community. Within the Performing Arts Program, interns are part of the team and have the opportunity to assist with all aspects of theatre programming, including: assistant directing, stage management, administration, technical theatre, marketing, and theatre education. Interns become familiar with proper performing arts procedures and expand their knowledge of the profession.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume, and 2-3 references to Elizabeth Sullivan: elizabeth@lawrenceartscenter.org