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ARTS INCLUSION SPECIALIST, Summer 2024


The Arts Inclusion Specialist is vital to the success of Wheelock Family Theatre at BU’s Education Program and its mission to be a theatre for all. The Arts Inclusion Specialist supports students in grades pre-K to 12 during an 8-week-long theatre arts summer program. Program Dates are June 24 – Aug 16. Program hours are generally 9 am to 3:30 pm, with some programs running 12 pm to 6:30 pm There is a mandatory Professional Development on June 16 and the Arts Inclusion specialist will work an additional week before the start of the program. CLICK HERE to learn more about the role and how to apply.

Front of House Manager, Part-Time


Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University is currently seeking a part-time Front of House Manager. Established in 1981, Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University (WFT) has provided affordable and award-winning, professional theatre and theatre arts education to families in the greater Boston area through an unwavering commitment to inclusion, diversity, and access. Under the direction of the Audience Services Manager, the Front of House Manger will contribute to the audience experience by acting as the first point of contact for patrons attending performances.

Front of House staff are expected to offer the highest level of customer service possible to all patrons, board members, staff, and members of the general public.

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Teaching Artists

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Wheelock Family Theatre at Boston University (WFT@BU) is always looking for passionate teaching artists to join our team! Teaching artists are contracted on a freelance, per class, basis, and work a variety of schedules based on semester needs and teacher availability. Both weekday and weekend hours as well as school vacation and summer programs.

Wheelock Family Theatre faculty is composed of individuals with a wide range of experience both as teachers and as theatre artists with experience working with students pre-k through high school. Areas of focus include Creative Drama, Acting, Directing, Playwriting, Dance, Choreography, Music Directors, Early Childhood, Shakespeare, Clowning, Puppeting, and more!

Interested in joining our faculty? Tell us about yourself! Please send resume, and/or a summary of work experience to: Jeri Hammond, Director of Education at JeriH@bu.edu.

Designers & Technicians

We’re always looking to expand our current list of designers and technicians. Please email a copy of your current resume with a personal statement to Steve Vieira Production Manager. For personal statements, we welcome applicants to choose between submitting a written statement of up to 1 page, or an up to 2-minute video recorded statement.

Casting

Pleases visit our auditions page for more information on upcoming auditions.

WFT@BU  is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note all newly hired employees, will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement within 30 days of date of hire.  You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption (instructions). 

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