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Props Artisan


Props Artisan

$15/hour - $16/hour
• Intermediate Level


Opera Theatre of Saint Louis produces a spring festival of 4 operas in rotating rep in the months of May and June. The Props Department creates all the physical goods and furniture that get used on stage.

Category Props 
Location Greater St. Louis Area
Time Period 2 Months
Posted Date Mar 30, 2022
Start Date Apr 11, 2022
End Date N/A

Job Description

Previous props construction experience is required. Properties Artisans build props as assigned by the Props Manager.
Some responsibilities include building props from approved designs in various media, assisting in the estimation of materials, researching materials and techniques, repairing or restoring items as needed, responding to notes on projects in rehearsal, working on load-ins and strikes, and building road boxes for storage.
This position is expected to periodically work nights and weekends as determined by the Prop Manager. Physical requirements include repetitive motion, bending, twisting, lifting, stooping, pushing, and operating moving machinery.
Housing is available.

Job Type Full Time  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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