Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Theatre Action Project Seeks Teaching Artists for Spring Semester

Our Middle and High School Program is seeking a diverse team of
experienced teachers for the following positions:

Devised Theatre
Video Production
Drums (hand)
Mural Design
Costume Design

Applicants must have an interest in working with middle and high
school youth and have experience teaching or facilitating. We are
seeking individuals who align with our mission and are highly
creative, energetic, and enthusiastic team players. This is a
part-time, contract position which lasts until the end of May, with
the possibility of renewal for the ’10 – ’11 school year. Most of
these positions are 1.5 hours a day, 2 - 4 days a week for the Spring
Semester. Please send resumes and cover letters to
amanda@theatreactionproject.org by Friday. December 11. No phone
calls please.

TAP is also seeking teaching artists for the elementary after school
programs. We will be adding more classes at multiple campuses
throughout Austin and the surrounding communities. Teaching Artists
will lead after school theatre arts programs for students in grades
pre-K through 5th (within the time frame of 2:00-6:00pm) geared toward
building community, self confidence, creative expression and an
understanding of social issues. We are seeking individuals who align
with our mission and are highly creative, energetic, enthusiastic team
players. Must have some experience with one or more of the following
disciplines: creative drama, puppetry, creative writing, acting,
dance, music, improvisation, devised theatre, community-based arts,
theatre of the oppressed, film making, visual arts, movement or
design. Bilingual individuals are strongly encouraged to apply.

Two audition workshops will be held on Tuesday, Dec 15 from 6:00-9:00
PM and Wednesday, Dec 16 from 3:00-6:00 PM. If you are interested in
being considered for either of the audition workshops, please send a
resume and letter of interest to Sarah Rinner at
sarah@theatreactionproject.org. Please indicate your availability for
the audition workshops. Resumes must be received by Friday, Dec 11th.

For more information about Theatre Action Project, please see our
website: www.theatreactionproject.org

Donate White Fabric to Local Theatre!

As you clean out your closets to make way for the new year, give put your neglected white fabric to use!

The Generic Ensemble Company (kt shorb, Natalie Goodnow, Kimberly Alidio, La'arni Ayuma, Kai Bumpus, Camille DePrang, and Saray Rosales) seeks donations of white fabric for use as set material in our upcoming devised work, "Waiting for Gee-Dot," set to premiere in January 2010. Any fabric, so long as it is a shade of solid white and larger than one square yard will be greatly appreciated. Old sheets work well. Donations will be acknowledged in the program. To schedule a pick up, please contact kt shorb (ktshorb@hotmail.com) or Camille DePrang (cdeprang@gmail.com). Thank you for supporting local, cutting-edge theatre and performance art. Mister Beckett won't be pleased.


Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Noche de Esperanza

I'll be there representing Theatre Action Project and Kalpulli Teokalli Teoyolol.
You should be there too!