Trinity Rep Seeks Advertising and Group Sales Associate

Trinity Repertory Company, the Tony Award-winning State Theater of Rhode Island, seeks a full-time Advertising and Group Sales Associate to join the marketing team. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to deliver excellent customer service and cultivate strong relationships. Experience in sales is strongly preferred. Background in theater is a plus. The Advertising and Group Sales Associate is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to increase advertising in the theater’s program books and group ticket sales for its productions.

Full description available here: https://www.trinityrep.com/app/uploads/2020/02/Sales-Associate-Job-Description-February-2020.pdf

Salary range: $30,000 to $32,000 base salary plus commission. Trinity Rep offers a competitive benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance, voluntary supplemental benefits, 401(k), vacation, sick time, personal time, paid holidays, and theater tickets.

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to kbrandt@trinityrep.com. Trinity Repertory Company is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from people of color and women. This position will remain open until filled and until a diverse and qualified pool of candidates is identified.

Rhode Island Council for the Humanities Announces Culture is Key Fellowship

The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities seeks applicants for a part-time fellowship to research and document the connections between cultural participation and civic health in Rhode Island. The Rhode Island Culture is Key Fellow will facilitate the production of a published index and pilot projects that connect cultural participation to social and civic outcomes. The fellow will work closely with an advisory committee and Council staff to identify and collect data related to cultural participation and civic health. The fellow will also engage scholars and community members in a variety of ways, including the facilitation of pilot projects. The fellow should have strong research and writing skills, interest in the intersection of civics with arts and culture, and a background in a related field, such as public policy, grantmaking, or evaluation. This fellowship is a great opportunity for a humanist who possesses a strong interest in civics, public policy, community engagement, and publicly-oriented humanities and arts.

The fellowship is part of a larger initiative, “Culture is Key: Strengthening Rhode Island’s Civic Health through Cultural Participation,” supported by the Rhode Island Foundation, the Federation of State Humanities Councils, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

The Fellow will receive a stipend of $18,000 over 9 months and will have access to funds for travel and convenings. The Fellow may also be able to work with a project intern.

For more information and to apply, visit Rhode Island Council for the Humanities website.

Auditions for Abue! Seeking Male Actors

“A Mexican-American family falls apart as they gradually become the first successful tortilleria business in RI…
… Only one woman can hold the legacy and meaning of family together, none other than abue!”

REQUIREMENTS: BILINGUAL (SPANISH); MUST BE LATINX; MUST BE A RESIDENT OF RI
Contact: Jenny Sanchez:
abue.theplay@gmail.com/ 401-954-7637

JORGE (Supporting Role): 17-26, son of Fernando and Marta. Quiet and loving to his mother. Bilingual, but prefers to speak in English with his family and parents.

BERNARDO (Supporting Role): 30-40 years, Claudia’s husband. The founder of the tortillería and the first of the family to immigrate from Mexico to the United States.

FERNANDO (Principal Role): 20-40 years, an energetic and impulsive worker. He supports his community like his father Bernardo. Through more success, overwork and stress begins to slowly decrease.

NOTE: Preferred someone with experience in singing and dancing
but not necessary.

A 600 dollar stipend for the following commitment: Evening Rehearsals and Evening Performances: Week 1,2,3 Rehearsals: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 6-9:30PM & Saturday at 12-3:30PM (17.5 hrs./week);Week 4 Rehearsal- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 5-10PM & Saturday 12-4:30PM (29.5
hours); Week 5 Rehearsal/Performance- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 5-10PM (30hours)

To book an audition time, contact us at email at abue.theplay@gmail.com. Please include the first name, last name, the character you are interested in auditioning, the date and time for Friday, March 6, 2020.