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Work at Porthouse Theatre This Summer

Porthouse is now hiring for Summer 2016

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 2016

Porthouse Theatre is hiring for the summer of 2016 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.

POSITIONS

Position Start Date End Date
Company Manager May 20, 2016 August 18, 2016
Assistant Company Manager/PR Assistant May 20, 2016 August 18, 2016
House Manager/Assistant House Manager June 14, 2016 August 15, 2016
Box Office Manager/Assistant Manager May 20, 2016 August 16, 2016
Box Office Staff May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Assistant Concessions Manager May 31, 2016 August 16, 2016
Assistant Facilities Manager May 31, 2016 August 16, 2016
Facilities and Concessions Staff June 6, 2016 August 16, 2016
Master Electrician May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Assistant Master Electrician May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Electricians May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Lead Carpenters May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Carpenters May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Sound Engineer/Operator May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Wardrobe Supervisor June 8, 2016 August 16, 2016
First Hands May 24, 2016 July 30, 2016
Stitchers and Stitcher Interns May 24, 2016 August 15, 2016
Dressers and Dresser Interns June 8, 2016 August 16, 2016
Properties Master May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Assistant Properties Master May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Scenic Artist May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
Assistant Scenic Artist May 23, 2016 August 16, 2016
2016 Employment Brochure 

DOWNLOAD THE 2016 PORTHOUSE EMPLOYMENT BROCHURE


BENEFITS

  • All Porthouse employment positions are paid.
  • Housing may be available for those who live within 50 miles, if available. If you wish to live in company housing and your permanent address is within 50 miles of Porthouse, 10 percent of your stipend will be subtracted to defray the cost of housing.
  • Each company member is entitled to complimentary tickets to each Porthouse production.

HOW TO APPLY

Porthouse Theatre accepts applications online through Decision Desk. 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.

APPLY TO WORK AT PORTHOUSE THEATRE

Porthouse at SETC

Representatives from Porthouse Theatre will be in attendance at the 2016 SETC Conference in Greensboro, NC.


FOR MORE INFORMATION

For more information about working at Porthouse Theatre, please contact

Karl Erdmann
Production Manager
330-672-0117
kerdmann@kent.edu