Resident Director - Lion King National Tour
Disney Theatrical GroupNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Disney Theatrical Group, the leader in live family entertainment is in search of a Resident Director for THE LION KING North American Tour. The duties include but are not limited to: executing and implementing the instructions of the Production's Director and Associate Director; performing all services required by Producer to maintain the overall artistic quality of the Production's direction, including attending and supervising audition, understudy, and cast replacement rehearsals and attending technical rehearsals; overseeing or assisting with directorial-related issues for special events (i.e. marketing, press & sales events) for The Lion King.
To be considered candidates must be willing to relocate to engagement cities effective immediately.
Candidates should be team players with strong communication skills. Organizational skills, attention to detail, and experience in directing are essential.
Disney Theatrical Group, a division of The Walt Disney Studios, is among the world's most successful commercial theatre enterprises, producing and licensing live entertainment productions and events around the globe. Its nine Broadway titles, including the current Broadway productions of The Lion King, Aladdin and this year's Frozen, have been seen by over 160 million theatergoers worldwide. The division also delivers live shows through its license to Feld Entertainment, producer of Disney on Ice and Marvel Universe Live. Additionally, the division licenses full-length and junior and kids adapted titles for regional, school and community theatre productions.