2015 Employment Opportunities
Great Lakes Theater, Idaho Shakespeare Festival, and Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival are seeking experienced and motivated applicants for the position of Properties Master. This unique position offers an Artist the opportunity to work in 3 regional theater companies, collaborating with a core artistic team of nationally recognized directors, designers and highly skilled production artists. The Props Master will collaborate with the artistic team and production staff to create and procure all furniture, props, and set dressing for each production. Candidates should possess skills in theatrical building techniques, furniture construction, sewing, upholstery, painting and specialty props fabrication. The position will also lead and manage a small team of props artists and oversee budgets. Candidates should have strong organizational and time management skills, be able to communicate effectively across all departments, and thrive in an active, fast-paced environment. Applications will be accepted from qualified candidates interested in full-time, year round employment or for parties interested in applying for seasonal work. A competitive salary will be offered, as well as a benefit package for those committing to year round employment with our three companies. Cover letter, resume, and references should be sent to Chris Flinchum, Production Manager, at: firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
The 2015 Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival will run from July 10th through August 23rd. Most positions are available during the actual run of the Festival, however, please note that some positions may offer pre/post hours. These hours are generally "on-call" and may be offered to employees as they are hired. They would involve the set up the venue during the months of late May through the end of June.
On Call General Labor
If you choose to apply now, please note that we will keep your application on file. You may not be contacted right away, so please be patient and we will contact all qualified candidates when we begin the hiring process in April.
2015 seasonal "House" Venue positions
All open House positions for 2015 will be listed in late March or early April.
2015 seasonal "Production" positions
All open production positions for 2015 will be listed as they are available.