Call for Directors

Aldersgate Church Community Theater (ACCT) is looking for people interested in directing the following proposed plays/musicals for their 2018 season:

  • January Youth production of Seussical Jr.
  • Spring (March) production of Death by Design
  • Summer (July) production of Enchanted April
  • Fall (October) adapted by Charles Morey from the novel by Alexandre Dumas’ production of The Count of Monte Cristo

All director submissions must include the following:

1).  A Letter of Interest stating your desire to direct at ACCT, which show(s) you are interested in directing and a basic concept for the stated show(s). Concept should include:
a) Your overall vision for the show(s)
b) Technical aspects such as set, sound, lights, props, and special effects
c) Special considerations, such as the ability to bring aboard a production team

2).  A current resume that includes all productions directed, including location and year. Relevant theatre experience may be included as well as additional support materials and current contact information (phone and email address mandatory).

3).  Any possible schedule conflicts that may exist during the pre-production, tech week, production, and performance dates of the show(s) of interest. In general, the productions audition approximately 8 weeks prior to tech week.  Take into consideration that weekend space is generally available Saturday during the day and Sunday afternoons, as well as week nights until 10:00 p.m.

4). A list of 3-5 references familiar with the applicant’s past work. This list must include each reference’s name, address, telephone number and email address.

5). A signed copy of the ACCT Policies for Directors.

6). Email applications to accttheater@gmail.com by the end of April 2017 with the subject line, “Director Application 2018”. The application package must be in either MS Word or PDF format.  Any questions concerning the process should also be directed to accttheater@gmail.com with the subject line, “Director Application Inquiry”.