The Orlando production of Blue Man Group at Universal is looking for a full-time Wardrobe and Makeup Technician.
The ideal candidate should have 4+ years experience in a wardrobe or cosmetology capacity with live theatrical productions including bald cap and makeup application, theatrical dressing, and costume repair. Strong communication skills, time management, organizational skills, strong machine and hand sewing skills, and schedule flexibility are required. This position involves close contact with the performers, backstage crew, stage management team, and directly reports to the Wardrobe and Makeup Supervisor. This position will be responsible for running several shows a week, as well as weekly maintenance and laundry calls and occasional outside appearances.
The Wardrobe and Makeup Assistant is regularly required to lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and rarely lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. This position requires ascending and descending stairs, ladders, ramps, and the like. Track includes working in low light/semi-darkness and tight spaces. Track also includes large inflatable props being moved toward you, often thrown with force (Zygote Balls). This position works frequently with various makeup and household materials and chemicals including latex, greasepaint, detergents, and various food products.
Due to show schedules, candidates must be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Flexibility preferred as schedule fluctuates with the theme park seasons. This is a full-time hourly position with a competitive benefits package.
If interested, please send resume and cover letter by October 21st, 2019 to:
Blue Man Group at Universal
Fax: (407) 224-3669
Blue Man Group is a global entertainment phenomenon, known for its award-winning theatrical productions, iconic characters, and multiple creative explorations. Blue Man Group is owned and operated by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group.
Blue Man Group performances are euphoric celebrations of human connection through art, music, comedy, and non-verbal communication. Since debuting at New York’s Astor Place Theatre in 1991, the live show as expanded to additional domestic residencies in Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas, and Orlando, an international residency in Berlin, and multiple North American and World tours, reaching more than 35 million people worldwide. Blue Man Group is universally appealing to a broad range of age groups and cultural backgrounds, and continually injected with new music, fresh stories, custom instruments, and sensory stimulating graphics.
Blue Man Group is committed to building a creative and dynamic workplace that celebrates individual differences and diversity, and treats everyone with fairness and respect. BMG does not discriminate in practices or employment opportunities on the basis of an individual's race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local regulations.