Volunteer Assistant Stage Director & Stage Manager for Opera

Stipend of £1,000 per term
Closing date:
2 Sep 2019

Morley College London is a specialist designated adult education college located in Waterloo. Founded in 1889, we now provide learning opportunities to over 12,500 people every year, specialising in Arts, Culture and Applied Sciences. The College is a lively and exciting place to work, offering a range of benefits and a friendly and supportive working environment, where each staff member is encouraged to develop their skills and experience. 

This is an early career opportunity for an emerging stage director to gain voluntary experience as an assistant director and stage manager at the Morley Opera School. The role aims to provide assistance to the various visiting directors who work with our students, to rehearse and develop performances each term and deliver stage management duties during rehearsals and performance week.

Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays 18:30 – 21:30, and Saturdays 13:30 – 16:30.  Also, attend all or most of the production rehearsals (Weeks 4-10), as well as the entire production week of each term.

Skill & Qualifications required:

  • A highly motivated individual interested in working professionally as a Director or Assistant Director or Stage Manager in Opera
  • Ability to follow written music
  • Organised and efficient with good attention to detail
  • Strong communicator

Please download the Job Decription & SpecificationJD Volunteer Assistant Stage Director for Opera 196.JB.19

Closing date:  5pm Monday 2nd September 2019

For an application pack please apply online at https://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/about/jobs , telephone 020 7450 1895 or e-mail recruitment@morleycollege.ac.uk

Morley College London is an Equal Opportunities employer. The College aims to reflect the diverse community it serves and welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates from all backgrounds.