Spend your summer at Porthouse! Every year, Porthouse Theatre welcomes dozens of professional and student designers, technicians, and staff, who along with actors and musicians, comprise the Porthouse Theatre company.
Work For Porthouse Theatre in 2020
Porthouse Theatre is hiring for the summer of 2020 and has positions open in company management, stage management, costumes and wardrobe, scenic construction and art, electrics and lighting, sound, box office, and facilities and concessions.
Available Positions for 2020
|Position||Start Date||End Date|
|Company Manager||May 15, 2020||August 12, 2020|
|Assistant Company Manager/PR Assistant||May 15, 2020||August 12, 2020|
|Facilities and Concessions Manager||May 26, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|House Manager/Assistant House Manager||June 9, 2020||August 9, 2020|
|Assistant Stage Managers||May 19, 2020||August 10, 2020|
|Stage Management Interns||May 19, 2020||August 10, 2020|
|Box Office Manager/Assistant Manager||May 15, 2020||August 12, 2020|
|Box Office Staff||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Assistant Concessions Manager||May 26, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Assistant Facilities Manager||May 26, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Facilities and Concessions Staff||June 1, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Master Electrician||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Assistant Master Electrician||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Electricians||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Master Carpenter/Carpenters||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Sound Engineer/Operator||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Wardrobe Supervisor||June 2, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|First Hands||May 18, 2020||July 24, 2020
|Stitchers and Stitcher Interns||May 18, 2020||July 24, 2020
|Dressers and Dresser Interns||June 3, 2020||August 10, 2020|
|Stitcher/Dresser Interns||June 1, 2020||August 10, 2020|
|Assistant Properties Master||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
|Scenic Artist||May 18, 2020||August 11, 2020|
2020 Employment Brochure
- All Porthouse employment positions are paid.
- You may be eligible for free housing if your permanent address is outside of a 50 mile radius from Kent, OH. If you live within a 50 mile radius of Kent, OH and would like to use housing (if available), your stipend will be reduced by 10%.
- Each company member is entitled to complimentary tickets to each Porthouse production.
How to Apply
Porthouse Theatre accepts applications online through Acceptd. Please fill out application completely and submit it for consideration. Applicants will need to submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three references.
- Click on the Acceptd link provided below. The link will take you to the Porthouse Theatre landing page on Acceptd.
- On the left hand side of the page under "Start An Application" select Porthouse Theatre Employment as the program.
- Click "Apply to Porthouse Theatre Employment".
- Create an Acceptd account as prompted or login if you already have one.
- Complete the application as instructed
Porthouse at SETC
Representatives from Porthouse Theatre will be in attendance at the 2020 SETC convention in Louisville, KY.
For More Information
For more information about working at Porthouse Theatre, please contact