Stage Combat Instructor

Classroom Actor to work with middle school students at a school located in the Beverly neighborhood of Chicago using Play In A Book’s newest proprietary curriculum Shakespeare Fights!, a collection of scenes incorporating fight choreography.  These classes meet during the school day on Wednesdays from 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM and run February 6th - June 5th.  A carpool is available from the north side.  This position requires strong skills in classroom management, fight choreography, teaching Shakespeare, directing, as well as experience in creative curriculum development.  Each PIAB program culminates in a performance for an invited audience.

 

Additional classes teaching high school students will also be available.

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Certified fight instructor preferred, stage combatant certification considered.

College degree required.

To Apply: 

Please contact Laura@playinabook.com with professional resume, stage resume, and headshot (optional) if interested.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Laura St. John
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone Number: 
7733290920
Organization: