THEATER & DANCE STUDENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
The Theater and Dance Department offers the following student employment and work-study opportunities. Position availability will vary each semester.
Costume Shop Assistant
Costume Shop Assistants help with building costumes for our production season. Experience preferred. Please contact Carla Froeberg for more information.
Front of House - Ushers and Box Office Attendants
Box Office and Ushers manage the front of house for performances. Night and weekend availability is required, generally on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Please contact Suzie Rivers for more information.
Graphic Designers create posters and publiicty materials for department shows. Previous graphic design experience and the ability to work independently within set deadlines is preferred. Please contact Suzie Rivers for more information.
Office Assistants help our department office with administrative tasks, such as copying, sending out mailings, distributing publicity materials, checking box office reservations, running errands, customer service, and any additional tasks as needed. Shifts available Monday through Friday, 12-2 pm and 2-4 pm. Please contact Suzie Rivers for more information.
Scene Shop Assistant
Student workers in the Scene Shop will help in all areas of production for the Department's academic production season. Tasks include set and props construction, carpentry, welding, painting, hanging and focusing theatrical lighting fixtures, as well as preparation and maintenance of performance spaces. Lifting and carrying, as well as some degree of messiness should be expected. No experience is necessary, extensive training is provided. We will also train workers in the use of light and sound boards. Work study students are frequently hired to crew productions based on their individual interests and availability. Shifts available Monday through Friday, 9 am-12 pm and 1-4 pm. Generally two, three hour shifts per week, for a total of six hour per week. Please contact Jon Doyle for more information.