Job Opportunities 2018-11-16T16:27:26+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 the Berkshires of western MA, seeks an experienced, year-round, full-time Associate Production Manager. Our campus consists of four permanent buildings that house a 521-seat proscenium stage, a 136-seat black box stage and a 100-seat cabaret along with offices, rehearsal space and housing. We produce nine shows and a cabaret series from May to October, as well as a new play festival in February/March.

During the nine-show summer season (May-October) the APM provides administrative, project and management support to the Director of Production and Operations and helps organize and administer the daily operations of the Production Department. The APM helps with on-boarding new production staff and interns, maintains the production calendar, helps coordinate and schedule meetings, takes and distributes Production Meeting notes, orders supplies and oversees the Production Management Intern with the tracking of production expenses and the processing of receipts and invoices. During the off-season (October-April), the APM will be hands-on maintaining lighting and sound equipment and working with occasional rental groups and running lights and/or sound for events as well as continuing the tracking of off-season production/facilities expenses and processing receipts and invoices.

General knowledge of all areas of technical theatre is essential. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is necessary and familiarity with Google Docs is helpful. Must be able to program ETC Ion lighting console and run Yamaha CL5 sound board and be familiar with Dante and QLab. Must be comfortable working at heights, spending extended time standing and/or moving and must be able to lift 40lbs. Vehicle required. Position includes competitive salary and benefits. To apply, send cover letter, resume and 3 references (as one PDF file) to APMSearch@barringtonstageco.org. BSC is an EOE.

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 an Audio Supervisor for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers. Responsible for implementing designs in three venues, supervising staff of three, managing expenses, equipment allocation and maintenance as needed. Coordinate and negotiate equipment rental for large-scale musicals. Supervise load-in and strike of audio systems for each show. Train operators in three venues. Experience with wireless mics, digital and analog systems required. Experience with Dante and QLab necessary. Design sound for Youth Theater production at off-site venue. Supervise audio needs for annual Gala and other one-off events. 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 experienced Costume Shop Manager for its 8-show summer season. Work with top-notch designers to coordinate construction, alteration, purchase and rental of all required costumes. Oversee shop and wardrobe crew, manage budget. Strong skills in all areas of costume construction, crafts, especially draping, 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 a Technical Director for its 2019 season of dramas and musicals. The TD will work with well-known 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 April 22–October 21. 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.

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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.