Westonka Community Theatre

Artistic Director

The Westonka Community Theatre (WCT) is seeking an Artistic Director for our summer production, The Wizard of Oz.  The production is scheduled for July 2-2, 202 in our new, state of the art 600-seat Westonka Performing Arts Center.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Past experience directing theatrical productions.

  • Knowledge of community theatre programs and experience with all aspects of a theatrical production.

  • Experience developing actors using various acting methods and theatrical processes.

  • Ability to work with community members of all ages with a wide range of experience

Job Description:

Provide leadership in our newly established theatre program for our summer production of The Wizard of Oz. Co-Lead and attend musical auditions in May 202. Co-Plan, Co-lead (with WCT Chair), and attend pre-production, production, & post-production meetings for planning and implementing. Schedule, plan, and execute all scenic blocking during rehearsals – traditionally rehearsals have been in the evening 6:00pm – 9:30 pm. At times weekend rehearsals are utilized as the production approaches.Collaborate with and offer guidance to community members with character development and interpretation to create a cohesive performance. Collaborate in the development of scenic, technical, prop, and costume design for productions.  Work collaboratively with Music Director, Choreographer, Stage Manager, Technical Director, Costume Designer, Community Members, Board of Directors within the WCT Theatre Program


Interested applicants should apply to Westonka Public Schools by Friday, November 6, 2020. Questions about the position can be directed to westonkacommunitytheatre@gmail.com


Salary Range: 

$2500 –  $3500, based on experience