Join the Broadway Rose team!
Broadway Rose has a collaborative and inclusive atmosphere. Staff members are creative and enjoy working with each other as well as having contact with local and national actors, directors, and artistic personnel. We strive to cultivate and promote an approachable and friendly atmosphere among our staff, donors, and patrons.
Broadway Rose Theatre Company’s mission is to create unparalleled musical theatre experiences that invigorate audiences and enrich our communities. We have been producing professional musical theater in Tigard, OR since 1992. We’re the largest non-profit professional musical theater company in the Portland metro area. Our season includes six mainstage musicals and three youth musicals. Our youth outreach includes drama camps and classes, free school performances, a student technical internship program and subsidized tickets.
Broadway Rose Theatre Company is committed to its work in improving equity, diversity, and inclusion efforts and fostering an environment where all people are welcome. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills and look forward to welcoming applications from a diverse pool of applicants. Broadway Rose provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Kids’ Winter Showcase Teaching Artist
Reports to: Community Engagement Coordinator, Managing Director, Artistic Director
Pay: $30/hour ($450 for class series)
Broadway Rose Theatre Company seeks an energetic teaching artist for an upcoming in-person Kids’ Winter Showcase class. Class takes place 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturdays for 5 weeks. Applicants should have experience in teaching drama and musical theatre to students ages 8 through 12 and be able to play piano accompaniment for a short performance (typically around 20 minutes) on the final day of class.
Duties and Responsibilities:
· Create a welcoming, inclusive atmosphere for all students.
· Work with a teaching assistant to develop lesson plans, select songs, and create simple choreography for the final performance.
· Submit lesson plan to Community Engagement Coordinator prior to the start of camp.
· Accompany the final performance on the piano.
· Communicate administrative needs to Community Engagement Coordinator ahead of camp.
· Attend preparatory meetings ahead of the beginning of class. There are typically 1 or 2 which can be held in person or remotely depending on preference/availability.
· Adhere to all safety guidelines and procedures.
Necessary Skills and Qualifications:
· Experience working with young people in camp, classroom, theatre school, after-school, or rehearsal settings.
· Experience in performance fields such as acting, musical theatre, improvisation, choreography, and/or directing.
· Ability to develop engaging lesson plans and activities for the 5-week class series.
· Ability to develop a short final showcase of class content including 2 to 3 songs with simple staging and/or choreography.
· Strong communication skills with colleagues and students.
· Must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to starting work and adhere to all COVID-19 safety guidelines.
· Background check required.
Pay and Schedule:
· $30 per hour ($450 for the class series to be paid on the final day, February 26)
· The Kids’ Winter Showcase takes place Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., from January 29 to February 26 (5 weeks).
To apply please send resume and a short statement of interest to Community Engagement Coordinator Amaya Santamaria at firstname.lastname@example.org