AUDITION NOTICE: Fuzion Dance Artists
Sarasota's Professional Contemporary Dance Company is seeking Male and Female dancers who are versatilely trained for their 2014-2015 season.
Saturday March 15, 2014
4:45pm - 5:15pm Check In and meet director
5:30 - Audition Class alongside company members
Location: Jane B. Cook Theatre at the FSU Center for Performing Arts (5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL, 34243) *Please enter through the stage door entrance on the east side of the building facing Tamiami Trail.
Meet the company, audition, and see Fuzion perform all on the same day. Fuzion' s 8th annual concert is at 7:30pm following the audition (same building).
Theatre Odyssey Announces Open Auditions
2014 Ten-Minute Play Festival
Theatre Odyssey is pleased to announce that auditions for this year’s Ten-Minute Play Festival will take place on Monday, March 24th from 6 p.m. till 8 p.m. at Home Resource, 741 Central Avenue, Sarasota, Florida. Actors will be provided sides from selected scripts participating in this year’s festival. Roles include parts for twelve women ages 20 – 60, twelve men ages 20 – 70 and one teenage boy age 16. The five directors doing the casting are Preston Boyd, Bob Trisolini, Roz Cramer, Carole Kleinberg, and Richard LeVene. Theatre Odyssey’s Ten-Minute Play Festival will take place at the Jane B. Cook Theatre at the FSU/Asolo Center for the Performing Arts on May 1-4, with 8:00 p.m. performances Thursday thru Saturday and a Sunday matinee May 4 at 2:00 p.m.
Venice Theatre: Summer Stock 2014
April 5 and 6
Venice Theatre is pleased to continue its eight-week Summer Stock program for teens and young adults by offering them the opportunity to audition for the musical Cabaret which will be presented on Venice Theatre’s MainStage August 1 through August 10, 2014. Two rounds of auditions will be held at the theatre by appointment only. The first set of auditions will be Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 7 p.m. The second round is scheduled for Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 7 p.m. Students must sign up for a day by calling Sandy Davisson, Director of Education and Outreach, at 941-486-8679. Students unable to audition on these days may call Sandy to arrange a video and resume submission or an appointment for another time. Auditioners should prepare a song from a Broadway musical and bring sheet music for the accompanist. They are advised to wear comfortable clothing for the dance portion of the audition.
Food & Wine on Pine -- Actors Needed! One of the best parts of the annual Food & Wine on Pine event on Anna Maria Island is the people dressed as historical characters who stroll the street entertaining people with tales from the past and stories of how things were back in the day. Our actors and performers have fun as they share the lives of iconic island figures with our event guests. Food and Wine on Pine is Sat., May 3 from 11 am – 6 pm. If you are interested in playing an a historical character from Anna Maria's historic past at our event on Sat., May 3 from 11 - 6, please contact Diane Phinney at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 941 405-4759 to schedule your shift ( 11-1, 1-3, 3-6). Each volunteer will receive complimentary food and beverage tickets. No experience necessary. Scripts provided. Costume help provided as needed.
Do you have an audition opportunity you would like to post on the SarasotaArts.org Website? Submit your information to:
Danae DeShazer, Communications Manager
(941) 365-5118 ext.304
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Arist Series Concerts of Sarasota
DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR POSITION
DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW: To procure funds for Artist Series Concerts while promoting its mission and programs as well as its vision and values.
1) To assure the continuity of existing funding sources to include current grants, individual donors, corporate and in-kind sponsorships, and Artist Series Concerts’ Friends volunteer organization.
2) To develop and manage a comprehensive multi-faceted fund raising program for Artist Series Concerts to include including those listed in item #1 above as well as new initiatives to broaden the overall funding base to include operating endowment, scholarship program endowment, planned giving, and enhanced grant-seeking initiatives.
3) This is a contract position. Anticipated time commitment per week of 20-25 hours. Hours are flexible; office space and equipment is available. Reports to Executive Director. Interacts with Executive Assistant who maintains donor database.
SEND RESUME TO JOHN FISCHER, EXEC. DIR.
Mail: 1226 N. Tamiami Trail, Suite 300, Sarasota, FL 34236
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Sarasota Opera is seeking an Individual Giving Officer to join our development team. This position is responsible for cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of annual contributors at the $75-$4,999 level. Responsibilities also include managing special giving circles and serving as staff liaison with the Guilds. The ideal candidate will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, a proven ability to work with donors, a strong work ethic as well as excellent computer skills. A minimum of 3 years fundraising and/or related experience is required and arts experience is a plus. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and contact information of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
Summer 2014 Paid Internship Program
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida will be offering paid internships to be held for ten weeks, from June 2 – August 8, 2014 (the dates of the theater internship are June 9 – August 2). Ringling is part of Florida State University and serves as the State Art Museum of Florida. Located on a 66-acre site overlooking Sarasota Bay, it consists of an art museum, two circus museums, historic home, theater, and research library.
Summer internships at the Ringling combine practical, hands-on experience working on a project for a specific department with exposure to all aspects of the Museum’s operation. The internships are in the following departments: Collections Management Curatorial Asian Art Education Library Historic Asolo Theater (2 positions) Visitor Services/Hospitality Interns earn $11.25 per hour (less taxes) and are paid bi-weekly. Interns are responsible for their own housing (the Museum will assist with locating nearby rentals).
Candidates for Collections Management, Curatorial, Education, and Library internships must be enrolled in a graduate program at the time of application, or have received a graduate degree no earlier than December 2013. Candidates for the theater internship should have a minimum of two years technical theater experience and a recently completed a degree in Theater. Candidates for the Visitor Services internship should have recently completed a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management. Enrollment in a related Master’s Degree program is preferred. International applicants must have a current US Visa and be eligible to work in the US. The positions require fingerprinting. The Museum encourages students from all backgrounds to apply and is committed to a culturally diverse group.
Application materials can be found on the Museum’s website at http://www.ringling.org/internships The application deadline is 3/3/2014
Ringling College of Art and Design
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New College of Florida
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Do you have an arts opportunity you would like to post on the SarasotaArts.org Website?
Submit your information to:
Danae DeShazer, Communications Manager
(941) 365-5118 ext.304