Job Opportunities2019-01-14T16:35:08+00:00

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.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning professional theatre in Pittsfield, MA, is hiring a Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC). The CEC is Barrington Stage Company’s chief liaison with community leaders, businesses, churches, neighborhood councils and social service agencies in the Pittsfield community, and when possible, North Adams. The CEC will identify needs in the community that are not being served, work with community stakeholders and represent BSC at meetings and events. In conjunction with the BSC staff, the CEC will develop strategies in which BSC and the community can work more closely together.

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree
  • 2 years experience working in Community Outreach Programs
  • Strong understanding of Pittsfield neighborhoods
  • Excellent communication (both verbal and written), interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed
  • Interest in the performing arts
  • Driver’s license and car
  • Verbal proficiency in Spanish a plus

This is a part-time (20-30 hours a week) position, scheduled to begin in January.

Compensation
Compensation is commensurate with qualification and experience, and is competitive with prevailing compensation for similar positions within the non-profit performing arts.

To apply, please submit cover letter and resume to lteitelman@barringtonstageco.org.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks dynamic and energetic candidates to oversee front-of-house activities. Duties include ensuring comfort/safety of patrons, training ushers, preparing/opening house, supervising lobby, overseeing concession operations, preparing reports, scheduling volunteer ushers, managing inventory. Required: house management or extensive customer service experience, strong organizational and people skills, ability to work with grace under pressure, make quick decisions and handle emergencies. Familiarity with Ovation software a plus. Must have valid driver’s license and access to the car for the summer is preferable. Contract runs mid-May through Labor Day. Housing and salary provided. Send cover letter, resume and 3 references to Artistic Producer at bhuldeen@barringtonstageco.org and include “House Manager” in the subject line.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a highly-organized, detail-oriented Company Manager for the 2019 season. 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. 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 cover letter, resume 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 a highly-organized, detail-oriented candidates to serve as the Associate Company Manager for the 2018 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. Position runs late April through mid September. Send resume, cover letter and 3 references to General Management Office at 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 running daily reports, balancing the cash boxes with the finance office, upholding BSC Box Office policies, helping to guide a team of interns in proper box office functions and providing 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. Familiarity with Ovation software a plus. Must have valid driver’s license and access to a car for the summer is preferable. Contract runs mid-May through Labor Day. Housing and salary provided. Send resume, cover letter and 3 references to jbush@barringtonstageco.org and include “Assistant Box Office Manager” in the subject line.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a Technical Director for its 2019 season of dramas and musicals. Our 25th season will begin with a Mainstage production of Into the Woods and contains eight other productions across our two stages. The TD will work with world-class designers in the drafting, engineering, construction, installation and strike of all scenic elements. Strong management and CAD or Vectorworks skills required plus experience with wood and metal construction and counterweight rigging. Oversee a seasonal shop staff of 12 carpenters and scenic artists including interns. Vehicle necessary. Competitive salary with housing provided. Position runs end of April thru beginning of Sept. Some additional preseason work will be required for design discussions and cost estimating. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org and include “Technical Director” in the subject line. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks an ATD for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch scenic designers. The ATD will assist the TD in the drafting, engineering, construction and installation of all scenery and will be the lead in all St. Germain shows and the Youth Theatre production. Strong wood and metal construction, rigging, management and AutoCAD skills required. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 75lbs. Experience driving 16’-24’ box trucks a plus. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a Lighting Supervisor for the 8-show summer season plus fall show. Responsible for implementing lighting designs in three venues, supervising staff of four plus overhires, negotiating rentals, managing expenses, equipment allocation and maintenance. Responsible for rental and installation of video projectors, media servers and video peripherals as needed.  Experience with ETC systems required. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks an Audio Engineer to assist with load-in and strike of all 8 shows in the summer season plus annual Gala and other one-off events. Run the 4 St. Germain stage shows, help oversee Cabaret productions and supervise interns and maintain audio equipment. Experience with digital and analog systems and wireless mics required. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks an 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 EOS required. Moving light experience a plus. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. For more information visit our website at www.barringtonstageco.org. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to BSCjobs@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a Wardrobe Supervisor for its 4-show Stage 2 season. Work with top-notch designers and actors. Coordinate and run all Stage 2 shows, maintain costumes and wigs throughout runs. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a Draper for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers. Responsible for the draping, patterning and fitting of all constructed and altered costumes and for the coordination of stitchers’ work. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks 2 Stitchers for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers in a professional costume shop. Under the guidance of the draper, and first hand this position is responsible for the sewing and alterations of all costumes. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a Scenic Artist for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers and Charge Scenic Artist to execute painting of all scenic elements. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks 3 scenic carpenters for its 8-show summer season plus fall show. Strong wood and metal construction skills required, rigging experience a plus. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 75lbs. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, 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 budget. Take the lead in all St. Germain Stage productions. 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 includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North St, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

Barrington Stage Company, an award-winning regional theatre in western MA, seeks a skilled props artisan for its 8-show summer season. Oversee prop stock for BSC shows and outside rentals. Strong wood and metal construction required. Ability to construct/upholster/paint props from drawing to stage with minimal supervision. Create/modify paper props as necessary. Vehicle recommended. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 50lbs. Vehicle recommended. Position includes competitive salary and housing. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to jmartin@barringtonstageco.org or mail to BSC, 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. BSC is an EOE.

For information on our Professional Internship Program, please click here.

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.