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Seeking NWT's next sound tech - apply to Amplify Your Career live sound workshop
NACC is seeking a youth interested in a career in live sound for a hands-on mentorship opportunity with a professional sound technician.
Amplify Your Career is a youth outreach project aimed at creating a community of sound technicians in Northwest Territories. One youth will be chosen to shadow a professional sound technician, learn practical skills and share their knowledge with peers.
NACC is partnering with Ryan Dempster, a professional sound tech with over 9 years of experience, and The Canadian Institute for Theatre Technology to present this program.
- Train with Ryan week-long intensive workshop in June, learning the ins and outs of setting up and running a live performance
- Attend the CITT conference in Whitehorse and present a panel discussion about the project in August
- Facilitate a 2-day workshop in Norman Wells and Inuvik to share knowledge with high school students
Preference will be given to applicants who are 18-22, done school and Indigenous. A modest honorarium will be provided for the youth technician’s time.
Apply here: http://bit.ly/AmplifyNACC.
Deadline: June 15.
For information please contact Dean Eskich by phone: 873-4950 ext. 4 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org