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Cincinnati Landmark Productions is seeking

Costumers for 3 shows in the Covedale Marquee Season,2021-2022

These are contracted positions hired for the following productions:

· All Shook Up (October 21 – November 14, 2021)

· Elf (December 2 – December 26, 2021)

· On The Town (March 17 – April 10, 2022)

Costumers may be contracted for multiple shows in this season.

Job brief:

Cincinnati Landmark Productions is looking for a creative Costumer to coordinate, create and manage clothing and costume props for several productions. Your work will play a great part in setting the tone of a story and enhancing the actor’s performance.

As costumer, you must be creative and well-versed in different garment types and styles. You should be able to sketch and see creating clothes as an art. Collaborating closely with a multi-disciplinary team to create the best visual effect.

Responsibilities:

· Study script to understand costume requirements in terms of setting, era and character attributes.

· Perform research on historical periods and different regions.

· Develop costume plots for characters.

· Create preliminary sketches of costumes and present them for approval

· Create, acquire, pull from stock or purchase costumes to fulfill show needs

· Ensure costumes stay within budget

· Supervise fittings and costume rehearsals

· Return, store, arrange for cleaning or dispose of used costumes as needed.

Requirements:

· Proven experience as costume designer/coordinator

· Knowledge of design, sewing, costume creation, resources and textiles

· Understanding of a range of styles and cultural/historical elements

· Aptitude in research

· Excellent communication and people skills

· Ability to work independently, yet as part of a production team.

· Creativity and attention to detail

· Well-organized and reliable

· Degree or commensurate experience in costume design or relevant field

If interested, please send resume and cover letter to Jennifer Perrino, Business Manager @ jenniferperrino@clpshows.org No phone calls.

Deadline to apply: August 30, 2021.