The Sauk is seeking energetic, motivated and artistic individuals to serve as directors of our 2020 productions. Interested individuals are asked to send the following information to Executive Director Trinity Bird by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 30:

1. Name, Address, Phone, E-mail
2. Title of Show You are Applying to Direct
3. Previous Directing Experience
4. Why do you want to direct this specific production?
5. What are your initial ideas for the production? Concept? Unique takes on the material?
6. What do you bring to the production as a director?
7. What do you think would be the biggest challenge of directing this production? How do you plan to overcome this challenge?
8. Why do you think this production is a good selection for The Sauk?
9. What else should we know about you?

Applicants may submit for more than one production but each production requires its own application. Scripts are available for review by request from the e-mail below. The 2020 productions currently seeking directors are: Tony N' Tina's Wedding (Interactive Play - March), Weekend Comedy (Play - April), The Sound of Music (Musical - June), A Year With Frog & Toad (Musical - August), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time (Play - October) and Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus (Play - December). 
Applicants applying for the two musicals must apply with a musical director and choreographer.

Completed applications can be sent to Please contact Executive Director Trinity Bird at 517-849-9100 with any questions.