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Musical Director

PCPA-Pacific Conservatory Theatre
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PCPA – Pacific Conservatory Theatre seeks a highly skilled artist and committed educator to serve as a resident Musical Director. We seek a Musical Director with a vision for the next generation of theatre makers and a passion to impart the best theatrical traditions and to set new standards of excellent artistry, ethics, and professional practice for the future. 

The Musical Director (one of two) is responsible for supervising the musical aspects of assigned productions of musicals and plays with music; assesses musical needs, participates in budgeting, contacts and contracts musicians and conducts/runs orchestra sessions. As a resident, the Musical Director is a member of the Acting faculty teaching Singing Techniques, Musical Theatre Ensemble, basic musicianship and related topics as assigned in the two-year actor training program. The Musical Director can also serve in other creative capacities (e.g. director, actor, composer) for productions as mutually agreed upon with the Artistic Director/Dean.

Pay range is $66,560 - $67,560 annual salary. PCPA covers 100% of health & dental insurance premiums. Benefits include 10 paid days for the winter break, 10 paid days of vacation per year, 9 paid holidays and 8 paid days of sick time. The application deadline is May 3, 2024. The successful candidate is required to relocate to the Central Coast. A full job description can be downloaded at

Application Requirements:

  • Cover Letter of Interest
  • Resume or Curriculum vitae
  • Contact information of 3 professional references: (at least 1 supervisor contact)
  • Send to HR & EDI Manager, Ivana Maratas, at
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