Wig Assistant

Wig Assistant

CATEGORY: Technical

Ogunquit Playhouse
Ogunquit, ME 03907
US

CONTACT NAME

Amanda Woodward

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Ogunquit Playhouse, Ogunquit, Maine seeks experienced Wig & Hair/Make-Up Assistants for our 2021 Season and Youth Programs productions. Approximate dates of employment vary per position between May and November, 2021.   Ideal Candidate: Must be detail-oriented and remain focused in a fast paced working environment. Prior wigs experience is required.   

Job Duties/Expectations include (but are not limited to): 
-Work directly with the Wig/Hair & Make-Up Supervisor  
-Dress performers in wigs/hairpieces during dress rehearsals and performances -Perform quick changes which involve hair modification (including wigs, re-styles, and touch-ups)
-Clean, style, and maintain wigs
-Apply and maintain application of any specialty make-up
-Possess flexibility and positive backstage demeanor working with actors and other crew
-Run each performance (8 shows/week) 
-Assist in rehearsals and load-in/strike as necessary 
-Assist with Youth Programming
-Ventilating skills and a Cosmetology license are a plus    

Salary and housing included.   

Ogunquit Playhouse is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to promoting the growth of a diverse and inclusive workplace. Please send letter, resume and references to Amanda Woodward, Production Manager, at production@ogunquitplayhouse.org. Please include 2021 WIG/HAIR & MAKE-UP ASSISTANT in the subject line.  

DURATION

May 10, 2021 - November 7, 2021

SALARY

14.00/hr

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