Boston Lyric Opera

11 Avenue de Lafayette
Boston, MA 02111
blo.org

Date Posted:
August 30, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Other

Type:
Part-Time

Ushers (Part-Time/Temporary)

Description:
The Audience Services team at Boston Lyric Opera is seeking a dedicated group of outgoing, hard-working ushers for its upcoming production of Pagliacci from September 25th-October 6th at the DCR Steriti Memorial Rink locations at 561 Commercial Street, Boston.
Qualifications:

Must have experience interacting with the public as well as energy and enthusiasm. Strong customer service skills are needed. Those with Front-of-House experience as a House Manager and/or Usher are strongly encouraged to apply.

Time Commitments: Please note that all times listed below may be adjusted based on the staffing needs for a particular performance. The ability to work all of the below time commitments is ideal, and priority will be given to those who are able to work 4 or more shifts. We will make every effort to ensure that Front of House Staff are able to see the production.

· Wednesday, September 25th at 7PM (Training/Final Dress Rehearsal): Shift 6:30PM–10:30PM

· Friday, September, 27th at 7PM (Opening Night): Shift 6:30PM–10:30PM

· Saturday, September 28th at 7PM: Shift 6:30PM–10:30PM

· Wednesday, October 2nd at 7PM: Shift 6:30PM–10:30PM

· Friday, October 4th at 7PM: Shift 6:30PM–10:30PM

· Sunday, October 6th at 2:30PM: Shift 2PM–6PM

BLO’s production of Pagliacci will be an immersive carnival experience including food, fairgrounds, and the performance itself. Front of House attire will be all black clothing (shirts, pants, skirts, dresses), but please note that front of house staff may be asked to also wear carnival-themed hats, pins, etc. provided by BLO.

How To Apply:
E-mail resume with availability to rkittredge@blo.org by Friday, September 13th with “Pagliacci FOH staff” as the subject. No phone calls, please.
Apply by:
September 13, 2019
Salary:
This position offers a stipend based on availability.
About this Organization:

Both locally and  beyond, Boston Lyric Opera leads the way in celebrating the art of the voice through innovative programming and community engagement initiatives that redefine the opera-going experience. Now in its 43rd Season, BLO is the largest and longest-lived opera company in New England. Since its founding the Company has staged world and U.S. premieres, co-productions and co-commissions of note, and continues to be a destination for some of the leading artists, conductors, directors, and designers from around the world.