Call for Volunteer Applicants - Bad Dog Theatre Board

Discovery Category: Board Members
Start Date: Oct 01, 2021
End Date: Sep 30, 2024
Format: Online
Venue Name: Bad Dog Theatre
Provider: Bad Dog Theatre Company / Bad Dog Comedy TV
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Bad Dog Theatre is looking for new Board members at its next Annual General meeting in Fall 2021.

For over 35 years, the award-winning Bad Dog Theatre Company has specialized in the art of unscripted comedy and improvised performance in Toronto, while also providing excellent, affordable and welcoming improv training. Since 2020, this mandate has expanded globally, bringing Bad Dog Comedy TV to audiences and learners looking for quality online entertainment and education. 

Role Description

Requirements of the role include:

  • Support and champion our mission to create top quality performances and training for our audience, performers and students, to reflect the artistic value of improvised theatre and its ability to provide live shared experiences.
  • Play an active role in achieving our vision to transform the culture and perception of improvised theatre, elevating the art form to unprecedented standards of success and professionalism.
  • Support the advancement of policies related to accessibility, anti-harassment, non-discrimination, diversity and inclusion within the organization.
  • Attend all meetings, providing advice and counsel to staff and other Board members regarding the management and development of Bad Dog Theatre.  
  • Perform additional Board, Committee and working group duties, as required. 


Special Requirements

Candidates with credentials and experience in Law, Accounting, Digital Media Production and Corporate Fundraising are encouraged to apply.

Note: this is a volunteer position for a Canadian charitable non-profit organization. Bad Dog's Board members typically serve three-year terms with the option to renew. 

Apply to with resume and cover letter explaining what you would bring to the role and why you want to bring your skills to support improvised performance in Toronto.

Thank you in advance for all applicants. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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