RWS- MSC Seascape - Wardrobe Supervisor

New York, NY
Mid Level

About the role…

The Wardrobe Supervisor assists with installation and technical rehearsals of the show, the dressing of performers, repair, and maintenance of show costumes, show laundry and other functions related to the production while maintaining the integrity of the artistic concept. 

What’s expected…

· Actively participate in the setup of all wardrobe equipment, dressing rooms and costumes pertaining to the wardrobe department and other equipment assigned to the department during the instillation period

· Responsible for repairing and maintaining all costumes related to the Wardrobe Department as directed by supervisors.

· Responsible for show laundry needs.

· Will attend any rehearsals or put ins as needed for new performers.

· Assist in the choreography of quick changes as well as helping with changes during the runs of shows.

· Assist in the creation and maintenance of show related paperwork, i.e. tracking sheets, dressing sheets, laundry check in/out sheets, performer repair request sheets.

· Weekly check in’s with Land Ops Manager.
· Performs additional duties and responsibilities as required or assigned.

Please Note: While this is intended to be an accurate description of the job, this is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the position, and may require that other or different tasks be performed as necessary and assigned.

What you bring…

· Related experience, or combination of training and/or education in Wardrobe as it relates to live performances.
· Basic understanding of theatrical terms and directions.
· Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
· Ability to understand instructions in oral, written and diagram form in order to apply common sense to troubleshoot and solve problems.
· Recognized as a proven team player with creative problem solving and strong trouble shooting capabilities.
· Knowledge of sewing machines, their uses and different applications.
· Ability to hand sew.
· Understanding of fabrics and specific laundry and dry-cleaning needs of each specific fabric type.
· Experience as a dresser in backstage settings as it relates to a live performance with flying elements.
· Ability to lift over 50 lbs, stand for 2 hours and operate small hand tools.

Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (or proof of exemption) will be required.

What we bring…

  • Onboard (crossover) training included
  • Food & Lodging Included
  • Double Occupancy Cabin
  • Select Privileges in Passenger Dining Facilities
  • Access to Guest Gym Facilities
  • Free Laundry Service
  • Friends and Family cruise discounts

Contract Dates…

November 11th, 2022- April 11th 2023 (Dates can be Flexible)

Pay Rate…

  • $950 per week

At RWS, we believe our bold makers and mold breakers can come from any background. Our stage is open to all applicants, regardless of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. RWS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.




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