FULL TIME & SEASONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Join Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts! Employment dates vary. All positions include competitive salary and housing. BSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Marketing Sales Associate

Summary 

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in Pittsfield, MA, is seeking a Marketing Sales Associate to liaise with business partners, particularly in the hospitality and tourism industry, and to attract businesses, their customers and employees to the theatre. The ideal candidate should be outgoing and personable, with great communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated success in sales is a requirement. An existing book of business is a plus, but not required. This is a full-time, year-round position reporting to the Director of Marketing. Salary is commensurate with experience; benefits included. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references to jhed@barringtonstageco.org 

Essential Duties and Responsibilites

  1. Liaise with local and regional business partners, particularly in the hospitality and tourism industry.
  2. Execute cold calling and other lead-generation tactics to grow a book of business.
  3. Meet established sales goals and provide regular reporting on efforts and results.
  4. Assist with community outreach and events, and additional marketing projects as assigned.
  5. Reporting structure: Reports to Marketing Director, must work collaboratively with Development Director.

Skills

  1. Must be an effective and proactive communicator.
  2. Demonstrated sales experience is required.
  3. Travel & tourism experience is a plus.
  4. Proficient in Excel and Word.

BSC Seeks a Director for the Musical Theatre Conservatory (MTC).

Position begins in early May and ends August 8.

MTC is a ten-week professional training program (May 23–August 1) for college-aged students pursuing professional careers in the performing arts.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in Pittsfield, MA, is seeking a Program Director for their 2020 Musical Theatre Conservatory (MTC). The Director of MTC will be a theatre professional with expertise in either Acting, Dance or Voice. The Director is responsible for complete oversight of the program including, but not limited to, a comprehensive curriculum of courses in Voice, Dance and Acting. The Director will coordinate (and in some cases, hire) the teachers, guest lecturers and other professionals to instruct the students. The Director will also teach a series of classes as well. In addition, the MTC Director will be responsible for oversight of three special MTC performances in Mr. Finn’s Cabaret — including a cabaret and two directing projects directed by the directing fellows in the conservatory company. The MTC Director, along with the stage manager, will be responsible for all administrative oversight of the MTC program. Ideal candidates will have an extensive professional resume as well as teaching experience at a university level. Prior experience counseling and coaching young adults preferred.

Housing, access to all BSC Programming and competitive salary.

Please contact education@barringtonstageco.org.

BSC Seeks a Stage Manager for the Musical Theatre Conservatory

2020 Musical Theatre Conservatory Dates May 23–August 1

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in Pittsfield, MA, is seeking a Stage Manager for their 2020 Musical Theatre Conservatory (MTC). The ideal candidate would be a recent college graduate or an upper-level college student with significant stage management experience. The MTC is a pre-professional training program for 18 performers and 2 directing fellows. The SM would work with the MTC Director, BSC directors and stage managers to coordinate the class, rehearsal and performance schedule. They would also stage manage directing projects and student cabarets. The position is full-time from May 23–August 1. Both morning and evening hours would be expected on a flexible schedule. Please contact education@barringtonstageco.org.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in Western MA, seeks a highly organized, detail-oriented Company Manager for the 2020 season. Managing a team of one associate and two interns, duties include coordination of ground/air travel, company housing maintenance and changeovers, special events and all day-to-day related personal needs of staff, actors, designers and directors in residence. Must have strong communication and organization skills, experience managing a team, pleasant demeanor and positive attitude. Previous company management experience required. Personal vehicle preferred; valid driver’s license required. Work hours reflect theatrical production schedule and frequently include evenings and weekends. Salary and housing provided. Send resume, cover letter and 3 references to etate@barringtonstageco.org and include “Company Manager” in subject line.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in Western MA, seeks highly organized, detail-oriented candidates to serve as the Associate Company Manager for the 2020 season. Duties include assisting with arrivals and departures, company housing assignments and changeovers, special events and all day-to-day related personal needs of the staff, actors, designers and directors while in residence. This position assists the Company Manager in all aspects, including the supervision of two interns. Must have strong communication and organizational skills, pleasant demeanor and a positive attitude. Must also possess a valid driver’s license; personal vehicle preferred. Salary and housing provided. Send resume, cover letter and 3 references to etate@barringtonstageco.org and include “Associate Company Manager” in the subject line.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in Western MA, seeks detail-oriented, friendly and energetic candidates to assist the box office management staff with the daily running of ticket sales. Duties include: run daily reports, balance the cash boxes with the finance office, uphold BSC Box Office policies, manage patron requests in both general and extenuating circumstances, help guide a team of interns in proper box office functions, oversee Half-Tix, become well-versed in Ovation, and provide outstanding customer service to everyone who enters the theatre. Required: 3 years of customer service experience, 1 year of management experience, cash-handling experience, willingness and ability to work nights, weekends and holidays, ability to work independently while also motivating others, must possess conflict resolution skills, and a familiarity with ticketing systems is preferred. Familiarity with Ovation software a plus. Must have a valid driver’s license, and access to a car for the summer is preferable. Contract runs mid-May through early September. Housing and salary provided. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jbush@barringtonstageco.org.

June 1­–Sept 9. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Deck Chief/Stage Carpenter to assist with load-in and strike of all 8 shows in the summer season plus annual Gala and other one-off events. Responsible for running 3 Mainstage shows, supervising the deck crew, maintaining scenic elements, performing routine safety checks and coordinating scenic transitions with the stage management team. Strong carpentry skills, knowledge of rigging/counterweight fly systems, and previous leadership experience required. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 75lbs unaided and have a full range of motion. Vehicle recommended. Position pays $12.75/hr. plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Deck Chief/Stage Carpenter” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 4­–Sept 13. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks Scenic Carpenters for its 8-show summer season. Strong wood and metal construction required, rigging skills a plus. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 75lbs. Position pays $12.75/hr. plus housing. Vehicle recommended. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Scenic Carpenter” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 4–Aug 30. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Charge Scenic Artist for its 8-show season. Work with world-class designers to execute painting and texturing of all scenic elements. 3–4 years of Paint Charge experience and excellent scenic painting skills required. Oversee and train 2 Scenic Artists, a Scenic Artist Intern and overhire painters. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Charge Scenic Artist” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 11–Aug 23. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks 2 Scenic Artists for its 8-show summer season. Work with world-class designers and Charge Scenic Artist to execute painting and texturing of all scenic elements. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Position pays $12.75/hr. plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Scenic Artist” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

April 27–Sept 13. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Properties Master for its 8-show summer season. Coordinate purchase, construction, rental and alteration of all props, oversee support staff and manage budgets. Strong carpentry, upholstery and crafts skill required. Photoshop and Drafting experience a plus. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Vehicle recommended. Position pays $700–$750 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Properties Master” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 4–Aug 23. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks an experienced Associate Properties Master for its 8-show season. Work alongside Properties Master to coordinate purchasing, renting, construction and alteration of all props, help oversee support staff and manage budgets. Strong carpentry, upholstery and crafts skill required. Photoshop and Drafting experience a plus. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Vehicle recommended. Position pays $685 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Associate Properties Master” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 4–Aug 16. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Draper for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers. Responsible for the draping, pattering and fitting of all constructed and altered costumes and for the coordination of stitchers’ work. Position pays $700 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Draper” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 7–Aug 16. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a stitcher for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers in a professional costume shop. Under the guidance of the draper, this position is responsible for the sewing and alterations of all costumes. Position pays $12.75/hr. plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Stitcher” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

June 1–Sept 13. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks an Audio Engineer for the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage (522-seat proscenium theatre). 2–3 years previous professional theatrical sound experience with digital sound board (Yamaha CL5), Dante and QLab necessary. Mix Mainstage shows including 2 major musicals, annual Gala and other one-off events and assist with the load-in and strike of sound system for all 8 summer shows. Experience with wireless mics, digital and analog systems, required. Ability to troubleshoot and maintain audio equipment including com, paging and show program feed to dressing rooms is required. Vehicle recommended. The salary is $695 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org with “Mainstage Audio Engineer” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 14–Sept 9. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks an Audio Engineer to run the four St. Germain Stage shows and assist with load-in and strike of the sound system for all 8 shows in the summer season plus annual Gala and other one-off events, help oversee Cabaret productions and supervise interns. Ability to troubleshoot and maintain audio equipment including com, paging and show program feed to dressing rooms is required. Vehicle recommended. The salary is $685 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org with “Blatt Center Audio Engineer” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

June 1–Sept 13. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Master Electrician/Board Operator for its 8-show summer season. Responsible for running Mainstage shows, supervising hang and focus calls and show maintenance. Experience with ETC Ion required. Moving light experience a plus. Vehicle recommended. Position pays $695 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Mainstage Master Electrician/Board Operator” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

May 14–Sept 6. Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts, seeks a Master Electrician/Board Operator for its 8-show summer season. Responsible for assisting with implementation of designs in three venues, running four shows on the St. Germain Stage, overseeing Cabaret productions, supervising staff and equipment maintenance. Experience with ETC systems required. Moving light experience a plus. Vehicle recommended. Position pays $685 per week plus housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Blatt Center Master Electrician/Board Operator” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

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CASTING

All casting for BSC productions is handled by Pat McCorkle Casting (www.mccorklecasting.com) out of New York City. Please refer to their website for casting notices.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The purpose of the Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to ensure equal opportunity in the conduct of all Barrington Stage Company business activities.

In addition, BSC business decisions shall be made without regard to the following: race, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, age, disability, U.S. veteran status, or sexual orientation.

It is the policy of BSC to provide an atmosphere free of:

  • Religious bias.
  • Harassment on the basis of a person’s national origin.
  • Discrimination against any employee or applicant because he/she is a disabled veteran.
  • Discrimination against any employee or applicant as a result of their physical disability in accordance with all applicable provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”).

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

The Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) is intended to protect qualified individuals with disabilities against discrimination in employment and in the provision of services to the public.  BSC is committed to compliance with the ADA and will engage in the interactive process with the candidate or employee to determine whether a reasonable accommodation can be found as soon as it is put on notice of the potential need for an accommodation.  All employees are strictly prohibited from discriminating against qualified applicants or employees with actual or perceived disabilities, or patrons with actual or perceived disabilities.  All requests for accommodation should be made in writing and directed to the Managing Director.