Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre (Director of ‘Seniors Acting Up’ at Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre)

Organization Name: Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre
Opportunity Title: Director of ‘Seniors Acting Up’ at Silver Harbour Seniors’ Activity Centre
Category: Other Positions
Commitment: Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)
Start Date: April 4, 2019
End Date: February 28, 2099

Email: fairlith@silverharbourcentre.com
Website: http://silverharbourcentre.com
Details:
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
  • Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
Opportunity Description:

SENIORS ACTING UP IS SEEKING A VOLUNTEER DIRECTOR/ADMINISTRATOR TO WORK WITH A GROUP OF EXPERIENCED SENIORS WHO PERFORM VARIETY SHOWS AT VARIOUS VENUES THROUGHOUT THE LOWER MAINLAND.

PLEASE DIRECT INQUIRIES TO JOAN KOEBEL 604-325-1857 OR FAIRLITH HARVEY AT FAIRLITH@SILVERHARBOURCENTRE.COM

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Should have a performance background preferably in music and theatre
  • Ideally should be willing/able to perform in Seniors Acting Up programme
  • Annually create a variety programme of songs and skits in consultation with group members
  • Rehearse and offer direction to members in vocal numbers and skits.
  • Research performance material suitable for the group’s skills and abilities
  • Should be flexible in giving direction
  • Co-ordinate programme for performance venues
  • Maintain contact with existing venues in order to set up performance dates for each new season.
  • Search out new venues for performance throughout the lower mainland
  • Appreciate the requirements involved with venue contact: ie: ongoing phone calls, emails, visits to venues to ensure performance space, change space and sound set up
  • Maintain record of SAU’s volunteer hours for Silver Harbour
  • Remind members when Silver Harbour’s programme fees are due as well as Annual Membership fee
  • Recruitment of new members
  • Encourage all members to appreciate the importance of regular, timely attendance at rehearsals and performances
  • Advise members of performance expectations at the venues they visit
  • Encourage all members to take part in the transportation of sound equipment to and from venues as well as sound set up and take down
  • Realize the importance of socialization to all members

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