Now & Then Productions, LLC is seeking a Vocal Conductor for our July 2019 musical, “Now & Then” running for 5-weeks in Chicago (Theatre to be disclosed in the next 2-weeks). Rehearsals will start June 17 – July 7. This is a 3-week engagement.
The Vocal Conductor will be responsible for:
Scheduling music rehearsals in collaboration with the director, choreographer and stage manager
Leading music rehearsals for 6-actors; providing accompaniment at all vocal rehearsals; there will be 3-acoustic guitars on stage; your role will be to teach the music and harmonies, tempo and timing of the 16-original songs. The songs are in the style of folk, country and pop music.
Attending production meetings and rehearsals, as needed
Learning the 16-songs prior to rehearsal; working with the creative team to deliver the results. This show had the World Premiere in September 2018 and ran for 18-performances.
This role does NOT have to form or conduct an orchestra. This is for rehearsals only.
Must have strong musical and piano skills, good communication, and organizational ability.
Auditions: TBD for a date in May/June – weekend most likely
Rehearsals: June 17 – July 5, approx 5 rehearsals per week, to be at about 35-40 hours, weekly. No rehearsal July 3-4. The show opens the week of July 6, 2019.
Stipend – $300 – $400 per week. 3-week run
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Dennis Manning, Now & Then Productions, LLC
March 22 - April 22
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