The Designer/Tech Application deadline is January 15, 2019. 

The Designer/Tech Meet & Greet is a unique opportunity for theatre designers, technicians, stage managers, and musicians to spend one on one time networking with Artistic Directors and Technical Directors from professional theatres across Atlanta and the Southeast.

Atlanta Unified Auditions

 

Important Information:

  • Date: The Meet & Greet will take place from 1:00pm to 2:15pm on Monday, March 18, 2019
  • Place: Fine Arts Building, on the GSU, Clarkston Campus
  • Notifications of Acceptance: Sent by January 25, 2019
  • Download Frequently Asked Questions PDF

WHAT IS THE UNIFIED’S DESIGNER MEET & GREET?

Similar to speed dating, each accepted participant will be given 4 feet by 2 feet of table space to display or present materials related to your technical theatre profession. This can include scale models, portfolios, prompt books, resumes, business cards, etc. It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide all materials for their table.

All designer/technical resumes and applications will  be submitted to ALL participating Unified theatres regardless of whether you’re accepted to participate at the in-person Meet & Greet.

Technicians, Designers, and post-graduate students will have different criteria for acceptance. Please thoroughly review the eligibility requirements below.

DESIGNER & TECHNICIAN ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Consideration is given to applications submitted by any Designer, Technician, Stage Manager, or Musician who is 18 years or older as of February 1, 2019.

Recent college/university graduates who are 18 years and older as of February 1, 2019 may apply for the Unified’s Designer Meet & Greet using credits from school productions in order to meet the minimum resume criteria outlined below.

Please note that student/post-grad submission are for theatre technicians and designer majors from a college/university or qualifying conservatory program (post high school).

Click here to download Sample Designer Resume
Requirements for Technicians, Stage Managers, and Musicians
  • Be a Basic Artist Member of C4 Atlanta. You can join or renew your membership when submitting the application.
  • Meet the minimum resume requirements of:
    1. have at least one (1) technical/professional stage production credit
    2. be formatted so that full, professional production SM, Technical, or Musician credits appear first. If applicable,  technical credits for TV/Film or other skills & educational experience can be listed after. Credits for TV/Film or other training program productions DO NOT qualify toward minimum credit requirements.
Requirements for Designers
    • Be an Individual Member of C4 Atlanta. You can join or renew your membership when submitting the application.
    • Meet the minimum resume requirements of:
      1. At least three (3) fully-staged design credits
      2. formatted so that full, professional design production credits appear first. If applicable, design credits for TV/Film or other skills & educational experience can be listed after. Credits for TV/Film or other training program productions DO NOT qualify toward minimum design credit requirements.
    • Meet the minimum portfolio requirements of:
      1. 3 to 10 digital portfolio slides which can include designs, renderings, or images of complete work
      2. Cover page with designer contact information including email and phone number
      3. submitted with the application as a PDF document
Requirements for Student Designers/Technicians
  • Has graduated or will be graduating with a technical or designer theatre or other similarly related degree between May 2017 and Summer 2019.
  • Be an Individual Member of C4 Atlanta. You can join or renew your membership when submitting the application.
  • Meet the Unified Audition minimum resume requirements of:
    1. Three (3) full stage design/technical production credits from a college or university production
    2. Formatted so that full production design/technical credits appear first. If applicable, full stage production credits may be followed by categories for TV/Film, readings, workshops, other technical related experience, or other skills & educational experience. Credits for TV/Film, readings, workshops, or other training program productions DO NOT qualify toward minimum credit requirements.
  • Submitted Student Credential Verification Form from your College/University Department Head verifying your college credits, and submitted with your application by January 15, 2019. USE THIS FORM (to be completed by the university)

DESIGNER MEET & GREET SPECS

  • Auditions will be held at the Fine Arts Building, on the GSU, Clarkston Campus, which is accessible to all performers. Address: 3735 Memorial College Ave, Clarkston, GA 30021.
  • Digital acceptance letters will be distributed no later than January 25, 2019.
  •  If you are selected to join the Designer Meet & Greet, you will be asked to bring your own supplies and materials for your display.
  • If accepted you will be provided with:
      1. 4 feet of table to set up your “booth”. Please note you will be sharing a table with another designer/technician so please be aware of how many items you bring
      2. A name-tag and name plate for the table
      3. It is highly encouraged that you bring resumes, business cards, and a single portfolio for display if available

Questions? unifieds@c4atlanta.org 

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