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TEACHER OPEN CALL AT BOOK FROM TAPE
Book From Tape Acting Studios is looking to collaborate with new instructors for our 2020-2021 season. We are an equal opportunity employer that works with actors age 5-95. We are seeking to build a community of artists who are both professionals in their field and who can also provide expertise in group classes, workshops, and one-on-one coaching & taping. We are committed to having diverse instructors on our team, and actively seek to employ BIPOC, LGBTQA, WOMXN, and diverse socio-economic backgrounds. We encourage folx who actively widen our scope and outreach to underserved or under-represented communities.
WHO: Seeking trained working actors & acting teachers who are based in Central Florida. Minimum BA required (or equivalent experience) with at least 2 years teaching experience. Seeking performer/ teaching artist hyphanents who’ve got a passion for acting and/or a relevant discipline within the industry.
Examples of subject areas: Improv, Shakespeare, Yoga, Combat, Writing, On-Camera, Dialects, Voice (Lessac/ Linklater), Chekhov, Scene Study, Private Coaching, Casting, Script Analysis, Movement (Laban, Viewpoints), Commercial, Voiceover etc.
WHAT: Interested teachers, should be prepared to submit:
Teaching Resume or CV
And/Or Relevant Links to their Work
Teachers who are invited to interview may also be requested to submit additional materials, including (but not limited to) a sample lesson plan and a short self-taped professional bio.
WHERE: Submit materials via our google form here.
WHEN: Submit your materials by no later than August 30th. Potential collaborators will be contacted for interviews in late July/ early August. While not all candidates will be hired immediately, our hope is to build a database of quality teaching artists who we can employ throughout the coming year for workshops, coaching, and classes as opportunities arise.
COMPENSATION: Substitute teaching artists receive an hourly rate of $25/hour, with the opportunity to be added to the team as a part-time/full-time teaching artist, with an hourly rate of $35/hour. Coaches working in a private coaching or taping environment will receive no less than $18/hour. As always, each instructor will be encouraged and considered for further development as they grow within the company.
QUESTIONS: Please feel free to reach out to our Director of Education Clare Lopez at firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE: Currently the remainder of our classes at Book From Tape will remain virtual through the end of 2020.
Limited in-person tapings are also being offered at each individual coach's comfort level with proper PPE in place.
To learn more about what we are doing at the studio to keep everyone safe please go here.
While we encourage artists from diverse regions, ideally, candidates will be willing to join us in person at our studio in Orlando, FL once it is deemed safe to do so.