Navy Pier, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Navy Pier, Inc. is a drug-free workplace.
Provides operational support to the events programming team, including set-up and break-down of physical spaces, assisting visiting artists, executing event schedules and floorplans, interfacing with IATSE, security staff and Navy Pier partners, and other duties as assigned. Event operations experience required, with an emphasis on live performance and/or visual arts. Must be an efficient problem solver with an eye for detail and an enthusiastic member of a team. Job includes many nights, weekends, and holidays. If interested, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Special Events and Entertainment Department of Navy Pier is seeking actors and performers to play various interactive characters at Winter Wonderfest. In addition, we are also looking for the roles of Santa, Mrs. Claus and some elves. We are looking for performers who are comfortable with improvisation, theater for young audiences, and strong physical movement.
Sunday, October 15 from 12 pm-5 pm
Tuesday, October 17 from 10 am–6 pm
Rehearsals will begin in early to mid November. Winter WonderFest officially opens on December 1, 2017 and continues daily through January 7, 2018. The event is closed on December 25th.
Performance commitment is usually during the daytime, with some evenings and weekends. Scheduling is based on role and availability. There is competitive hourly pay for both rehearsal and performance days.
To request an audition slot, please submit a headshot and resume as well as a desired audition date and time to email@example.com.
There are no internships available at this time. Please check back for updated information.