FULL TIME JOB OPENINGS
This area will be updated if and when any full time positions become available.
SEASONAL JOB OPENINGS - updated 2/10/17
Two River Theater, a mid-sized professional LORT theater, one hour from New York City, is seeking applicants for assistantships in multiple production departments for our 2017-2018 season.
The Assistants are part of Two River’s Junior Staff, a program that is a springboard for young professionals at the start of their career. The program offers practical applications in multiple career fields. The season long positions-in-residence are supported by mentors who help them learn and connect with leading industry professionals, allowing them to grow within their specific fields.
Responsibilities include but aren’t limited to: working as an integral part of the stage management team, serving as liaison between SM/designers and Two River Theater production staff, setting up rehearsal spaces, keeping up-to-date paperwork, and assisting with all other stage management duties. On occasion, this position is required to assist other departments and events. Candidates must have training in stage management procedures and practices, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional. A valid driver’s license and the ability to drive a cargo van are required. Contract dates are early August through late June.
Production Management Assistant
Responsibilities include but aren’t limited to: basic office book-keeping and payment of bills, calendaring, fielding inquiries about the rental of the building, contracting, facilitating pre-event communications and meetings between renters and theater staff, serving as point person on the day of rental events, and working as part of the company management team. Candidates must have prior event/production office experience and be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional with a willingness to learn. A valid driver’s license and the ability to drive a cargo van is required. Contract dates are early June 2017 through late June 2018.
Company Management Assistant
Responsibilities include but aren’t limited to: functioning as the main point of contact for guest artists while they are in town, facilitating grocery runs, tracking and processing comp ticket requests, maintaining company vehicles, turning over 10+ apartments between shows, and occasionally assisting with events. Candidates must have prior company/stage management experience and be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, professional, and have the ability to exhibit tact and grace in all situations. A valid driver’s license and the ability to drive a cargo van are required. Contract dates are early July through late June.
Lighting and Sound Assistant
Responsibilities include: working as a member of the lighting and sound crew, programming and operating lighting consoles and Yamaha digital consoles, updating lighting and sound paperwork, helping maintain inventories, assisting with sound and electrics setup, spotlight operation, mic tech, and assisting other departments as needed. Candidates must have experience working with theatrical lighting and sound systems, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and professional. Experience with ETC ION is essential, and experience with ETC Obsession II and ETC Express, Vectorworks, Lightwright 5, Q-Lab, and Galileo is helpful. Contract dates are early August through late June.
Scene Shop Assistant
Responsibilities include: working in the scene shop, assisting with load-ins and strikes, working on run crews as assigned, and assisting other departments as needed. Candidates must have experience working with theatrical construction, be self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, professional and willing to learn. Experience with various shop equipment a must, knowledge of scenic painting, welding, and rigging a plus. Contract dates are early August through mid-June.
Wardrobe/Costume Shop Assistant
Responsibilities include: working in the costume shop, on wardrobe crews, and assisting other departments as needed. Candidates must have experience with costume construction, alterations, wardrobe/run crew, costume maintenance, as well as experience with all standard costume shop equipment. Knowledge of cutting, tailoring, craft work, wig experience and makeup is a plus. Our ideal candidate is self-motivated, organized, collaborative, positive, and has a professional attitude. Contract dates are mid-August through late June.
These seasonal positions include housing and a weekly salary of $275. Please send cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to Lindsay Child at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Two River Theater is dedicated to the goal of building an equitable and culturally diverse work environment and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.
PART TIME JOB OPENINGS
Education: Two River Theater, a LORT D producing theater in Red Bank NJ seeks professionally experienced and dependable theater teaching artists for periodic outreach programs on a rolling basis. Teaching Artists will incorporate the arts in schools using the work on our stage. Applicants should have extensive experience teaching theater to grades 4-12. Experience teaching Shakespeare, as well as in-school workshops, should be noted. Teaching artists need patience, a good sense of humor, intelligence and a sincere desire to inspire and make a difference. Email photo/resume, cover letter including philosophy on theater education, and two references to Kate Cordaro, Director of Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
OVER HIRE WORK
Two River Theater Company always welcomes resumes for carpenters, scenic artists, props, costume, lighting, and sound technicians interested in part time, over hire work. Please send materials to Will Cruttenden (Associate Production Manager) at email@example.com.
Internships are only available in the following areas. Duration of internships vary. Please send an email with resume and cover letter. No phone calls please.
Box Office: Gain experience in customer service and Theater Manager Ticketing Software. Must be detail oriented and possess strong computer and typing skills. A friendly attitude and experience in customer service a must. Flexible schedule is a plus. Send cover letter and resume to Michele Klinsky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CASTING AND AUDITIONS
Two River is a LORT-D, Equity theater. Auditions for our productions are by appointment only, with the exception of Equity Principal Auditions, which are posted on www.actorsequity.org.
DIRECTORS AND DESIGNERS
Resumes may be submitted to Stephanie Coen, Associate Artistic Director at email@example.com