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Dan Grycza

Hair and Make-up Attendant

The Hair and Make-up Attendant is a member of the CST run crew and will be responsible for all aspects of hair, wigs, and make-up during rehearsals and performances of CST’s production of As You Like It this fall. The Attendant will also have the opportunity to work in a fully equipped shop alongside the other members of the Hair and Make-up department and will assist in the maintenance and upkeep of show specific items throughout the run. The Attendant will coordinate with the wardrobe team to provide a safe, clean, and efficient work environment for all performers and crew both backstage and onstage.

Primary Responsibilities

Performing all run of show responsibilities that relate to hair, wigs, and make-up.

Executing all pre-show and post-show duties as assigned by the Head of Hair and Make-up

Assisting actors with wig application, hair styling, and make-up application

Assisting with quick-changes during performances

Performing maintenance of wigs and make-up

Maintaining high safety standards and techniques related to the job

Secondary Responsibilities

Assist wardrobe staff with preshow, post-show, or run of show responsibilities as necessary and available.

Coordinate mic placement and safe mic usage with the Sound Department.

Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: Chicago, IL