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 2018
Porthouse Theatre is hiring for the summer of 2018 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 2018
|Position||Start Date||End Date|
|Assistant Company Manager/PR Assistant||May 18, 2018||August 16, 2018|
|House Manager/Assistant House Manager||June 11, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Assistant Stage Managers||May 22, 2018||August 13, 2018|
|Stage Management Interns||May 22, 2018||August 13, 2018|
|Box Office Manager/Assistant Manager||May 18, 2018||August 15, 2018|
|Box Office Staff||May 21, 2018||August 15, 2018|
|Assistant Concessions Manager||May 29, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Assistant Facilities Manager||May 29, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Facilities and Concessions Staff||June 4, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Master Electrician||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Assistant Master Electrician||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Electricians||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Lead Carpenters||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Carpenters||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Sound Engineer/Operator||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Wardrobe Supervisor||June 5, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|First Hands||May 22, 2018||July 28, 2018
|Stitchers and Stitcher Interns||May 22, 2018||July 28, 2018
|Dressers and Dresser Interns||June 5, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Assistant Properties Master||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Scenic Artist||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
|Assistant Scenic Artist||May 21, 2018||August 14, 2018|
2018 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 2018 SETC convention in Mobile, AL in March 2018.
For More Information
For more information about working at Porthouse Theatre, please contact