Production and Tour Coordinator

  • Full-time
  • Winnipeg

Website Sarasvati_wpg Sarasvati Productions

deadline: July 31, 2018

Sarasvàti Productions has an internship opportunity for a Production and Tour Coordinator. The individual must be a youth (under 30 years of age) and a post-secondary graduate. The candidate will have completed an undergraduate degree in theatre, either with a specialty in production, stage management, or cultural management. The role of Production/Tour Coordinator is funded through the Young Canada Works Youth Internship Program in partnership with the Cultural Human Resources Council. It is intended to provide work experience for someone seeking a career in the arts.

The position is for 30 hours a week from August 20 to March 22 at $11.50 per hour.

The Production/Tour Coordinator will assist with production elements for a tour and other programming as part of Sarasvàti Productions’ 2018/19 season of works.

Tasks will include:

  • assisting the production manager and Artistic Director;
  • contacting schools and youth touring venues and handling tour logistics;
  • coordinating all production elements for a spring production;
  • developing and overseeing a community tour of a new project;
  • and creating schedules, budgets, and necessary paperwork.

We are looking for someone:

  • with strong communication, organization, coordination and computer skills;
  • who is passionate about theatre and organizing;
  • committed to the idea of the arts as a means of social change;
  • excited to be a member of the Sarasvàti Productions team;
  • keen to learn about the production and touring side of theatre.

Experience in some aspect of the theatrical industry is an asset. A valid driver’s license is required.

To apply please forward your resume and cover letter by EMAIL ONLY to info@sarasvati.ca by no later than July 31, 2018. Candidates must also register on the Young Canada Works website.

Sarasvàti Productions is committed to equity and actively encourages applications from Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and visible minorities.

To apply for this job email your details to info@sarasvati.ca.