Hair Dresser

Responsible for the design and execution of hairstyle and color for cast members appearing on stage

Key duties include:

  • Submit hair design and color samples for straight and character cast members appearing in a production, in consultation with director, costume designer and makeup artist
  • Create designs as agreed upon while instructing cast members in the proper procedure for execution of the design
  • Monitor and maintain hair designs and color throughout the run of the production
  • Maintain an inventory of design tools, dryers, and related hairdressing materials for use in each production
  • Collect, maintain and preserve hairpieces and/or wigs as property of Hershey Area Playhouse
  • Supervise clean up and storage of all hair products
  • Work within prescribed budget
  • Train hairdressing volunteers in method and practice