Via Brooklyn Theatre Co.
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Via Brooklyn Theatre Co. is seeking a Graphic Designer to create an 11” x 17” poster and four social media assets for their production of “Testament” written by Tristan Bernays and directed by Lucy Jane Atkinson, that was filmed under a SAG-AFTRA contract in Fall 2020 for release on Vimeo on Demand later this Winter 2021.
ABOUT VIA BROOKLYN THEATRE CO.:
Via Brooklyn is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit theatre company that develops theatrical productions, coupled with interactive programming, to engage audiences around the world. Our mission is to foster enthusiasm, contemplation, and community by blurring the traditional lines between stage, canvas, camera, music, page, and everything in between. We believe the synergy of artistic media can create visionary live theatre experiences.
Via Brooklyn has produced shows at venues such as 59E59, The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Wallace Collection in London, and the Southampton Cultural Center. For more information please visit: www.viabrooklyn.org.
A sacrificial son. Sisters with a shocking secret. A man on Death Row. “Testament” invites you to bear witness to the dark underbelly of The Good Book. Set in modern day America, “Testament” explores the compelling re-imagining of four oft-forgotten Bible characters against a haunting score of gospel and blues as we behold how their lives have unfolded in today’s society.
-Create an 11” x 17” poster for “Testament”. One version with streaming information on it, one version without.
-Create the following social media assets: Instagram square, Facebook banner, Twitter banner, and LinkedIn banner
-Liaise with Director as necessary for help in understanding the piece and how to meld both of your visions as artists into the work
-Respond punctually to communication with Director and Producers
-Integrate edits from Director and Producers as necessary
-BA or BFA in Graphic Design, Design, Theatre, Film, or Communications
-Relevant graphic design experience
-Strong understanding of both the theatre and film mediums
-Excellent communication skills
-A true team player and ensemble member
-$400 flat fee for an 11” x 17” poster (with and without streaming information), 4 social media assets, and time communicating with Director and Producers
-Candidate will be hired under a 1099
We would like to begin work immediately as the planned release date is March 2021 with PR and marketing happening in the lead up.
If interested, please submit your resume and a link to your portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to hearing from you!
January 11, 2021 - February 28, 2021