Make-up Artist for "Shrek - the musical" - Oak Lawn, IL

Looking for a Make-up Artist to help design and implement make-up for the production of "Shrek - the musical" at Richards High School in Oak Lawn, IL on May 7-11, 2019.

1. Make-up artist would be asked to come in for an initial consultation with each actor playing:

Mother and Father Orgre

Young Shrek



Fiona (as Ogre)

Fiona's Double (as Ogre)


The Wolf

Three Pigs

Three Bears


The White Rabbit

Lord Farquad

2. The make-up Artist would then be asked to create a supply list. Production staff will order all supplies.

3. Make-up Artist would then be asked to teach the actors how to put on their make-up in a second consultation session.

4. Finally, the Make-Up Artist would be expected to arrive two hours before each performance to put the ogre characters into their make-up and to assist with other characters as need, and to assist with quick changes throughout the production.

The Make-Up Artist would be compensated $50 per consultation and $100 per performance, for a total of $600.

Skills & Qualifications: 

- Experience working in the Theatre industry

- Experience working within a budget

- Ability to arrive on-time and deliver expected product in the alloted time.

To Apply: 

Send resume and three email addresses of references to Director, Carly Bishop at

Must be able to pass background check and finger-printing.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Carly Bishop
Contact Email: