Production/Stage Crew Volunteer for Summer Festival July 21st-August 4th
Volunteer Types: Entertainment, Event planning and participation, Others, Special events and festivals
Organization types: Arts, Culture and Heritage, Special Interests
Short term (less than 6 months)
Application Deadline: August 4, 2022
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Description

Production help for chamber music concerts
*Sets up and dismantles stage elements prior to and after the concert.
*Contributes to the efficient movement and placement of chairs, music stands and other stage equipment at the various concert venues.
*Assists with all venue logistics and pageantry.
*Carries out set changes.
*Must be a team player and be able to follow complex, detailed instructions.
*Must be in good health and willing and able to perform physical tasks including moving equipment and loading and unloading of trucks, and heavy lifting, if required.
*Accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment.
*Must be able to attend dress rehearsals and set-up for them in order to become familiar with the duties related to the concert/event.
*Previous stage experience an asset
*Production Crew volunteers will provide their own steel-toe boots to adhere to the Ministry of Labour Safety Standards. If you need assistance with this requirement, please contact the Head of Production at production(at)chamberfest.com .
*Please note that these are non-standard shift lengths, depending on the needs of a particular concert/event. Due to the nature of this role, the minimum time commitment for the summer festival is 4 shifts.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
*Great opportunity for persons interested in theater productions and behind the scenes set up. *Anyone studying music or theater who is interested in getting more experience for their future career in the arts. *Musicians (not specifically classical) who would like to learn more about what goes into the set up of concerts. *Working with seasoned production crew members who have years of valuable industry experience working all kinds of festivals, large and small who are passionate about what they do. *Great experience to put on resume - we are the largest chamber music festival in the world. *If you are interested in this opportunity, please sign up on our website: www.chamberfest.com/support/volunteer
How will the organization benefit?
*We would not be able to put on such successful festivals year after year without the help of our dedicated team of volunteers. *We benefit from the amazing volunteers who give their valuable time to us - thank you! SIGN UP NOW: https://www.chamberfest.com/volunteer/
Volunteer location:
4 Florence Street Suit 201

Contact

Idil Sheikh
@Ottawa Chamberfest
613-234-8008
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 15
Good for people interested in: Entertainment, Event planning and participation, Others, Special events and festivals
You will be helping with: First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

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