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At Quincy Community Theatre, our mission is to offer and perpetuate quality theatre entertainment and education in the performing arts through community participation. It is therefore our aim to employ qualified theatrical professionals with a love of the arts and a passion for sharing that love with others.

QCT Basic Training Co-Instructor

QCT is seeking a motivated early-career theatre professional with experience in elementary education and/or music instruction. This position is responsible for co-instructing QCT’s summer musical theatre camp for students entering grades 1 – 4. Basic Training is a part-time theatre camp dedicated to introducing young students to the “triple threats” of singing, dancing, and acting; the camp culminates in a public showcase of one or more musical numbers and a scene. Basic Training Instructor duties include:

  • Managing a classroom of ~20 elementary-aged students
  • Staging a scene, teaching and/or choreographing a musical number
  • Leading theatre games and acting, singing, and/or dance instruction
  • Working with a co-instructor to delegate responsibilities related to the Basic Training showcase, as well as the day-to-day classroom plan
  • Maintain a safe, joyful, and productive classroom for the Basic Training ensemble

Basic Training runs 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Monday-Friday, August 1st – 5th; additional hours on August 6th (showcase day) will be scheduled during the week.

This is a paid position commensurate with experience. To apply for the position, please email your resume, cover letter, and references to Brendan Shea brendan.shea@1qct.org