Dorset Theatre Festival is Hiring Administrative & Technical Staff & Apprentices for Summer 2018

Are you a theatre professional who wants to explore bold new plays…
while spending your summer in beautiful Southern Vermont?

Dorset Theatre Festival is hiring Administrative and Production Staff for its 2018 summer season!

Administrative Staff Positions:
• Production Manager
• Company Manager
• Box Office Manager
• House Manager

Production Staff Positions:
• Technical Director
• Assistant Technical Director
• Scenic Charge Artist
• Master Carpenter
• Staff Carpenter
• Costume Shop Manager
• Assistant Costume Shop Manager
• Properties Master

Are you a college junior (or above!) who wants to make your passion for theatre your career?

Dorset Theatre Festival’s Apprentice Program provides hands-on professional theatre experience!

You’ll receive…
• $150 per week stipend
• Double-occupancy rooming
• Time off to enjoy summer in Vermont
• Opportunities to learn from and work with theatre professionals

Administrative Apprenticeships:
• Artistic Associate
• General Management
• Patron Services & Special Events
• Company Management
• House/Concessions Management
• Box Office
• Production Management

Production Apprenticeships:
• Set Construction
• Scene Painting
• Wardrobe
• Properties
• Lighting
• Sound
• Stage Management

About the Dorset Theatre Festival

From June to September, Dorset Theatre Festival mounts 4 main stage productions, in a charming 300-seat proscenium theatre built from 3 restored pre-revolutionary barns.

Every summer, Dorset Theatre Festival draws from some of this country’s most talented playwrights, actors, and directors to launch new plays that go on to national acclaim, mount regional premieres to bring the best of Off-Broadway to Vermont, and incubate emerging playwrights and artists.

Dorset Theatre Festival’s mission is to create bold, innovative, and authentic theatre that engages a diverse, multi-generational community, and economically diverse region: enlightening, entertaining, and inspiring our audience through the celebration of great plays. Locally engaged and nationally relevant, we produce theatre that matters.

Dorset Theatre Festival is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to—and does not discriminate on the basis of—an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Dorset Theatre Festival discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Dorset Theatre Festival is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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