Odyssey Theatre - Call for Summer Technician


Odyssey Theatre is celebrating its 33rd season as Ottawa’s premier professional open-air theatre. We produce award-winning mask and movement-based performances that blend classic and contemporary art forms and incorporate diverse cultures and traditions from around the world. Our annual Theatre Under the Stars series transforms Ottawa’s beautiful Strathcona Park into a theatre venue and welcomes theatre lovers of all ages.

We are now hiring a Theatre Technician for our summer production of Lysistrata and the Temple of Gaia, a hilarious new comedy by award-winning playwright and director David S. Craig.

Duties include but are not limited to:

• Technical set-up and strike;

• Attending technical and dress rehearsals;

• Operating the lighting or sound board for evening performances;

• Maintaining technical equipment;

• Troubleshooting; and

• Assisting with the strike at the end of the run.

Dates: July 16, 2018-August 27, 2018

Contract Duration: 6 weeks

• Tech week rehearsals/preview: July 16-25, 2018

• Show run: July 26-Aug 26, 2018

• Strike: Aug 27, 2018

Location: Strathcona Park, 25 Range Rd Salary: $14-15/hour

Please submit a cover letter and resume by June 15, 2018 to: John Forster, General Manager, info@odysseytheatre.ca

Attn: John Forster, General Manager Odyssey Theatre 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6E2 Tel. 613-232-8407 For inquiries about the position, please contact: 613-232-8407, info@odysseytheatre.ca.

For more information, visit our website at www.odysseytheatre.ca.