Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival
July 16-30, 2017
Assistant Production Manager
The Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival, 2-weeks of study-performance opportunities in all art forms, encourages both personal growth and arts appreciation regardless of level of accomplishment. Approximately 1,000 people register and participate with over 100 guest artists; workshops in music, visual arts, literary arts, theatre arts, culinary arts, dance and healing arts with dozens of performances.
FSAF’s mission is to provide highly qualified guest artists who offer multidisciplinary study and performance opportunities that increase both personal growth and arts appreciation to all participants.
Overview of events:
In 2016, the Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival presented over 110 performances/events; 16 free lunchtime concerts; 23 evening concerts; 7 daytime concerts; 65 outreach events; 191 workshops including 63 mini-workshops.
FSAF’s outreach includes ensembles and visual artists teaching and performing in Salcha, Delta, Kenny Lake, Bethal, Akiak, Hooper Bay, Tanana, Nenana, Healy and Denali National Park. In addition to these tours, Festival presents outreach events in and around the Greater Fairbanks Area in human service areas as well as publicly accessible venues.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Assist Production Manager in overseeing the production process, drawing up a production schedule, working events
- Ensure FSAF’s plans of efficiency and performance are met or exceeded
- Assist with equipment needs of the guest artist for their workshops and performances in our 28 venues around Fairbanks