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The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival traditionally runs July and August each year with additional events scheduled Saturdays through mid-September. Most employment opportunities are available during the actual run of the Festival. However, some positions may offer pre/post run opportunities. These additional work opportunities are generally “on-call” and may be offered to employees as they are hired. Additional opportunities may involve set up the venue during the months of late May through the end of June, post-Festival event assistance and end-of-season venue strike.

All available employment opportunities will be listed here. All applications submitted online will be kept on file for current and future consideration.

Current Job Openings:

2020 Production Positions

Production Manager
A member of the senior management team, the Production Manager (PM) supervises all aspects of production for a producing model that includes three independently operated companies: Great Lakes Theater, in Cleveland, Ohio; Idaho Shakespeare Festival, in Boise; and Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, in Incline Village, Nevada. The PM oversees all scheduling, budgeting, contracting, production design supervision and implementation, and recruitment of production staff for each company. The PM leads the daily administrative operations of the production department. This position reports directly to the Producing Artistic Director and the Executive Director. Competitive salary and full benefits. Start date flexible, as early as July 1, 2020. Apply by submitting a cover letter and resume with three references to Charles Fee, Producing Artistic Director by clicking on the “Apply Now” link below. No phone calls, please. Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

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In 2002, Idaho Shakespeare Festival (Boise, Idaho) and Great Lakes Theater (Cleveland, Ohio) conceived a unique, strategic producing alliance designed to maximize return on organizational investments, increase production efficiencies, and create long-term work opportunities for artists. Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival (Incline Village, Nevada) joined the collaboration in. The alliance’s three independent, 501c3 regional theaters have shared over 60 jointly-created productions. GLT’s season spans September through May.  ISF is an outdoor theater operating from May through September. LTSF operates from June through August.
http://www.greatlakestheater.org, http://idahoshakespeare.org,  http://laketahoeshakespeare.com

Job Type:
Full Time

To Apply: Click here to redirect to Great Lakes Theater’s website for the application form.

2019 Seasonal “House” Positions

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Ticket Sales Associate – Days (9am to 6pm or 11am to 8pm)
The Ticket Sales Associate works as a member of the ticket sales / box office team to sell tickets via telephone and walk up window in the LTSF administrative offices and the Sand Harbor Box Office. Accurately and efficiently sell tickets via telephone and walk up window, handling high volumes of customer interaction while delivering exceptional service

Assistant Volunteer Coordinator – (4pm to ~11pm*)
The Assistant Volunteer Coordinator works as a member of the volunteer and house management team overseeing and motivating approximately 15-17 nightly volunteers.

Assistant House Manager – Evenings (3pm to ~11pm*)
The Assistant House Manager works closely with the House Manager and is responsible for crowd control, patron comfort, safety and security in and around the amphitheater and general appearance of the theater.  Must be able to lift and carry 30lbs and able to work and climb comfortably in deep sand.

Site Attendant – Evenings (3pm to ~11pm*)
The Site Attendant works outside at the venue before, during, and after performances to ensure the safety and comfort of the guests.  General responsibilities include preparation and cleaning of the amphitheater for each evening’s performance, assisting guests, and trash removal.  Must be able to lift and carry 50lbs and able to work and climb comfortably in deep sand.

Merchandise Coordinator – Evenings (4:30pm to ~10pm)
The Merchandise Coordinator works in the venue Merchandise Booth selling LTSF products to the general public, vendors, staff, and volunteers.  Nightly shifts run through intermission; shift end time is dependent on the performance run time.

Premium Seating Concierge – Evenings (4:30pm to 8pm)
The Premium Seating Concierge checks in and supervises seating of all premium and café table patrons, VIPs, and guests with special needs, responding to customer questions and seating upgrade requests in an informative and constructive manner.

Box Office Associate –Evenings (4pm to 8pm)
The Box Office Associate works as a member of the ticket sales / box office team to sell tickets via walk up window in the LTSF  Sand Harbor Box Office.  Accurately and efficiently sell tickets via telephone and walk up window while capturing patron data, handling high volumes of customer interaction while delivering exceptional service.

Seasonal Employee “perks”

  • Eight complimentary tickets to mainstage repertory performances
  • 10% off LTSF merchandise

*Closing position; shift end times are dependent on performance run time.