We are seeking a Music Director for our Young Adult production of Cry Baby the Musical this summer! This is a paid position!
Music Director – The Music Director will work closely with the Director and Choreographer to create a rehearsal schedule, run rehearsals, and ensure the success of the workshop. Auditions will be May 14 and 15 with Callbacks on May 18th. Rehearsals will be Monday-Thursday beginning June 17 from 6:30-10pm (with the possibility of 1-3 rehearsals prior to that). The music director will not be expected to attend every rehearsal (usually about 2 a week) for the first few weeks but will expected to be early to rehearsals and remain after until all participants have left. Starting the week of July 15 the music director will be expected to attend every rehearsal. The music director will be responsible for ensuring that all songs are adequately taught and the cast is comfortable performing along with overseeing the integration of the pit with the cast (the music director will oversee the sitzprobe). Tech week begins July 20th and the show runs July 26-28 and August 2-4 (with two pick up rehearsals July 31 & August 1). All rehearsals and performances will take place at the Thomas-Rice auditorium on the campus of Spring Grove in Catonsville Maryland. The show is for kids 14-19 and on average has a cast of about 30. If possible, the music director would also be responsible for assembling, rehearsing, and conducting the pit during the run of the show. This is a paid position with a separate budget for the pit orchestra.
For more information or to submit a resume with a statement of why you would be a good fit, please email the director (Juba) at firstname.lastname@example.org.