The Walt Disney Company Ushers in New York, New York
The New Amsterdam Theater is currently seeking friendly, enthusiastic, and reliable individuals with strong communication skills to join their Ushering Team. All applicants must be able to work a flexible "shift" schedule including Wednesday matinees, nights, weekends and holidays. Shifts are defined as 4 hours in length, and a commitment to being available for a minimum of six total shifts per week.
Regular weekly shifts include:
Tuesday Evening: 6-10pm
Wednesday Matinee: 12-4pm
Wednesday Evening: 6-10pm
Thursday Evening: 6-10pm
Friday Evening: 7-11pm
Saturday Matinee: 1-5pm
Saturday Evening: 7-11pm
Sunday Matinee: 2-6pm
This is a union affiliated position. Upon 30 days of accepting the Usher role, the employee will need to join the IATSE Local 306.
Responsibilities : The ideal candidate for this role will have at least one (1) year of experience in a customer service environment, strong communication skills, and the ability to work as a team player.
Company Overview :
DISNEY THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS (DTP) operates under the direction of Thomas Schumacher and is among the world’s most successful commercial theatre enterprises, bringing live entertainment events to a global annual audience of more than 19 million people in more than 50 countries. Under the Disney Theatrical Productions banner, the group produces and licenses Broadway productions around the world, including Beauty and the Beast , The Lion King , Elton John & Tim Rice’s Aida, TARZAN®, Mary Poppins , a co-production with Cameron Mackintosh, The Little Mermaid , Peter and the Starcatcher , Newsies , and Aladdin. Frozen , based on the Academy Award®-winning film, will open on Broadway in 2018. Other successful stage musical ventures have included the Olivier-nominated London hit Shakespeare in Love, stage productions of Disney’s High School Musical , Der Glöckner Von Notre Dame in Berlin, and King David in concert. DTP has collaborated with the country’s leading regional theatres to develop new stage titles including The Jungle Book , The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Freaky Friday .
Disney Theatrical Productions also delivers live shows globally through its license to Feld Entertainment, producer of Disney on Ice and Disney Live! For over 30 years, Disney on Ice and Disney Live! have brought beloved Disney stories and characters annually to over 12 million guests in nearly 50 countries worldwide, through productions such as Marvel Universe Live! and Frozen , the most well attended and highest grossing Disney on Ice production to date. In addition, DTP licenses musical titles for local, school and community theatre productions through Music Theatre International, including The Lion King Experience , a unique holistic arts education program wherein accredited elementary and middle schools produce condensed, age-appropriate JR. and KIDS adaptations of The Lion King .
Additional Information :
This position is with Buena Vista Theatrical Group, Ltd.
Job ID: 489629BR
Location: New York,New York
Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment