Wardrobe Technician - Cirque Du Soleil (Bellagio)

MGM Resorts International Las Vegas, NV

Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the world’s most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race.

The Make-Up and Millinery Technician is primarily responsible for all make-up tasks associated with the show and Cirque approved publicity. The Make-up and Millinery Technician is responsible for maintaining, cleaning and building of headpieces, costume pieces and wigs.

  • Teach and assist artists with their assigned make-up application.
  • Monitor artists make-up application to ensure adherence to the artistic integrity of the design concept.
  • Maintain make-up inventory and assist in generating orders.
  • Maintain accuracy of make-up data base, make-up bibles and any related documentation.
  • Distribute make-up and related products to artists.
  • Co-ordinate and execute bi-annual make-up reviews.
  • Trouble shoot product related issues in co-ordination with Wardrobe management team and Cirque health services team.
  • Adjust schedule based on departmental and Cirque PR needs
  • Interact in a professional and confident manner with Cirque approved print and film media
  • Travel to accommodate Cirque PR requests
  • Maintain, clean and construct wigs, headpieces and costumes as assigned by Wardrobe Management
  • Assist artists with wigs, make-up, quick changes and fittings as assigned by Wardrobe Management
  • Maintain a respectful, professional and solution orientated environment
  • Adhere to and promote all OSHA regulations as they pertain to the safe operation of all elements related to the show; participate in all required health and safety classes
  • Perform other tasks and projects as assigned by the Wardrobe Management Team.
  • Perform all other job related duties as requested.


  • At least 5 years of professional theatrical wardrobe experience or in an equivalent professional technical field.
  • At least 3 years of professional theatrical make-up application experience.
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in millinery work.
  • At least 3 years of experience in wig dressing, repair and maintenance.
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in sewing and construction of theatrical garments.
  • Ability to travel both domestic and internationally.
  • Ability to be motivated and focused whilst performing repetitive tasks.
  • Strong Swimmer, able and willing to complete a 90-yard swim test conducted in the showroom pool.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Have interpersonal skill to deal effectively with all business contacts.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.


  • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations.
  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.

*This is not intended to include every duty or responsibility of the job nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do this job.