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Playwright Residencies

We encourage culturally-diverse artists to join our artist-in-residence program. Our programs have a strong focus on plays that encourage dialogue, intercultural respect, and give exposure to marginalized communities and spotlight communities’ pressing concerns.


Auditions & Jobs

Want to join us in the fun? Check out our current opportunities for audition calls and job opportunities!


Share your scripts with us!

We are looking for culturally diverse and First Nation plays that are politically relevant examining meaningful social and cultural questions, exploring diverse worldviews and historical events that affect our lives and our socio-cultural heritage.  We are interested in plays that engage the audiences both mentally and emotionally. We are open to playwrights of all cultural backgrounds as long as their work meets the above criteria and cultural diversity is expressed in a significant way in plot and characterization.

Please submit your play and a short synopsis electronically to our Artistic Director Mr. Rahul Varma.

Please include your biography, the play’s production history and write in the subject line: Play Submission/(title of play).  We will acknowledge receipt of your script and will contact you if the script is of interest to us. 



 

Job Openings & Audition Call

We strongly encourage candidates from culturally-diverse, POC, LGBTQ+ and indigenous to apply.

Community Outreach Coordinator

Please Note that this position has been filled and we are no longer accepting applications

This is a part-time salaried position for up to 25 hours per week. To start as soon as possible.

Reports To: Director of Operations

Duties and Responsibilities

The Community Outreach Coordinator acts as a liason between the theatre and the local community. Working to build new connections as well as grow and diversify theatre audiences through a variety of programs and events.

Program Coordination

  1. Oversee and coordinate the company's current outreach programs, while researching and developing new opportunities.
  2. Work on the Theatre's publicity srategy and implementation in coopoeration with the Publicist.

Funding

  1. Assist in identifying new sources of funding and revenue for outreach activities.
  2. Assist in Follow-ups and report to program funders, sponsors and Theatre Management about community outreach activities as required.

Partnerships

  1. Follow-up and report to project funders, sponsors, etc. about community outreach processes as required.
  2. Network and develeop relationships with education, social services and other community groups.
  3. Coordinate volunteers as needed.
  4. Promote the theatre to build the company's profile and awareness of the work it does.
  5. Build relationships in the community to increase participation, attendance and traffic at events.
  6. Conducts and organizes community outreach initiatives/events for each play in collaboration with the Marketing and Development departments.
  7. Develops ambassador program.
  8. Implements activities with businesses in the local community.

Teesri Duniya Theatre is committed to an inclusive workplace and encourages all prospective applicants who self-identify as members of under-represented communities to submit. All interested candidates may submit a cover letter and CV to the attention of Shayne Lovsin-Couture, Director of Operations at info@teesriduniyatheatre.com. Please note that we thank all candidates who apply but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Technical Director

This is a contract position. Preferred start date late-October 2019. Specific dates will be determined at time of hiring.

Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Technical Director is responsible for overseeing the heads of department wothin the production. This is a key production position with a primary focus on scenic construction, Computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) drawing, show costing, crew management, and health and safety.

Financial Management

  1. Prepares preliminary and final costs for each design created for the production.
  2. In conjunction with the Production Manager, ensure that production expenditures do not exceed approved budgets. Production

Production

  1. Attends set-ups, dress rehearsals, previews, opening nights and strikes of the production.
  2. Participates in production, company and departmental meetings.
  3. In conjunction with the Production Manager, sets production schedules.
  4. Supervises all production staff and technical activities.
  5. Plans and supervises construction and operation of all technical elements (set, lighting, sound).
  6. Ensures smooth functioning of all stage machinery and/or equipment.
  7. Liases and cooperates with the venus staff to ensure smooth operation of the production within the facility, in accordance to all regulations set forth by venue.
  8. In conjunction with the Production Manager, oversees all lighting and sound level sessions, onstage rehearsals and previews.

How To Apply

Teesri Duniya Theatre is committed to an inclusive workplace and encourages all prospective applicants who self-identify as members of under-represented communities to submit. All interested candidates may submit a cover letter and CV to the attention of Shayne Lovsin-Couture, Director of Operations at info@teesridnuiyatheatre.com.