2021 Colorado Shakespeare Festival Wig, Hair and Makeup Supervisor

As You Like It (2019)

Range of pay: $18.00 per hour.

Term of Employment: May 24, 2021 through August 15, 2021

Application deadline: Feb 2, 2021

Duties:

  • Supervise and execute all wig, hair, and makeup elements for the 2-show repertory season.
  • Consult with the Costume Shop Manager and costume designers on feasibility of costume designs in relation to timeline, labor, and budget.
  • Pull, purchase, alter, or manufacture all wigs, hair styles, and facial hair as designed.
  • Maintain wig / hair stock.
  • Perform regular hair styling and cuts for company members as needed for each production.
  • Demonstrate and apply traditional and contemporary makeup techniques.
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently, supervising a small staff.

Requirements:

  • Commitment to an inclusive, diverse, and equitable workplace environment.
  • Professional experience, and / or demonstrable skill set in relevant trades and professions. Cosmetology professionals are invited to apply.
  • Experience working with a diverse range of hair styles and skin tones required.
  • Artistic sensibility and sensitivity.
  • Strong collaboration, communication and technical skills and ability to maintain high quality / standards and safe and supportive work environment.
  • Teaching / mentoring experience is helpful, but not required.

Follow this link to apply!