Job Openings

Led by Artistic Director Peter C Brosius and Managing Director Tim Jennings, Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) is the world’s leading theatre for young people and their families and is one of the 20 largest producing theatres in the United States. A winner of the regional Tony Award, CTC creates extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

As a national leader in the field of theater for young audiences, Children’s Theatre Company is dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs, and in all of our hiring for staff, artists, and recruiting of board members. CTC is committed to a future when our theatre is a home for all people, all families, reflective of our community.

Information on Internships can be found here.

Current Openings
ACT Team Coordinator (Part Time)
Lighting and Video Assistant
PT Safety & Security Associate

ACT Team Coordinator (Part Time)

Audience Services is excited to announce this newly created position, responsible for recruiting and coordinating both volunteers and part-time positions that will represent Children’s Theatre Company at the theatre and out in the community. This position will target outreach to and build on relationships with communities of color, LGBTQ community, people with disabilities, and is dedicated to increasing equitable opportunities to participate in the arts. Hours will be 9 am – 5 pm M, W, F with occasional nights and evenings for events

  • Recruits new volunteers and employees from targeted communities.
  • Develops and maintains new employee and volunteer training and orientation programs.
  • Coordinates all aspects of volunteer project management
  • Works with the Audience Services departments to determine part-time staffing needs, recruit diverse candidates, work with individual department supervisors to cross-train employees in the areas of Front of House, Ticket Office, Safety and Security
  • Partners with Marketing and Access and Special Programs departments to plan out CTC’s presence at events and festivals
  • Works with the individual departments at CTC to establish ongoing departmental needs for volunteers
  • Exceptional ability to communicate with diverse audiences and represent ACT One / CTC in the community
  • Experience in event coordination, volunteer recruitment/organization and management is preferred
  • Strong organizational, planning and problem solving skills
  • Comfortable working in economically, socially, and ethnically diverse communities
  • Familiarity with basic Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Possess a valid driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and vehicle insurance
  • Must be able to lift/carry 50 pounds
  • Must be a team player, and possess a prideful work ethic
Interested candidates may submit a resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lighting and Video Assistant

This is a seasonal (28-week) position. 40 hours per week. This position assists with, video dubbing, lighting design and coordination, show preparation and administrative responsibilities.

  • Assists with show preparation including purchases and arranging loans and rentals.
  • Attends production meetings and assists the Lighting and Video Director with communicating production information to the lighting designer.
  • Serve as assistant lighting designer on selected shows.
  • Assists with video dubbing and archiving.
  • Assists with archiving productions.
  • Assists with coordination of lighting for events and rentals.
  • Assists with tour/transfer paperwork, documentation and facility planning.
  • Maintains rep plot for McGuire Education Performing space. Acts as lighting designer and/ or advisor for TAT Company productions.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Lightwright 5, Vectorworks (preferably 2013 or newer), Photoshop and Final Cut Pro.
  • Working knowledge of standard theatrical fixtures, dimmers and consoles.
  • Degree in theatre or equivalent experience. Lighting design and assistant experience required. Video editing experience is preferred.
Submit resume and letter of interest in .pdf format with subject line “Lighting Assistant) to: Ellen Baker, Production Manager This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Deadline for submittal: July 24, 2015

PT Safety & Security Associate

Position Summary
Security Associates are responsible for ensuring the safety and security of patrons, staff, and visitors to Children’s Theatre Company.

Principle Responsibilities
  • Monitor and review CTC buildings and grounds to ensure they are safe and secure
  • Provide a welcoming atmosphere for all guests and staff
  • Ensure only authorized staff, students, and visitors are permitted into the facility
  • Resolve any security incidents, and in the events of an elevated security incident, notify the police department to ensure the safety of staff and patrons in CTC facilities.
  • Be aware of all fire, safety and access procedures and implement the appropriate responses related to those situations.
  • Complete tasks at the Stage Door to ensure efficient and productive daily operations.
  • Communicate with House Manager, Performance Supervisors, and Ticket Office Supervisor during performances
  • Project the brand image of CTC through actions and behaviors at the Stage Door and Front Lobby
Requirements and Qualifications:
Excellent communication skills. Desire and ability to work with diverse individuals and groups. Ability to work nights and weekends. Previous building security experience or experience working with the public.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills:
Arts-related background preferred. Basic computer skills to monitor security systems and facility monitoring

Position Status:
Part Time
Position Schedule:
Friday Nights set schedule, with the opportunity to cover additional hours
Starting Salary: $12.50 /hour; non-exempt

To apply please email a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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