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Wig/Wardrobe Run Crew

The nationally recognized Hartford Stage (LORT B) seeks qualified individual for

Wig/Wardrobe Run Crew position for multiple shows during our 2018-19 season: Immediate openings, until June 21st.   This is an over hire position is responsible for running and maintaining shows.

Required skills include:

  • Wig and facial hair application and basic styling. - maintenance will be done by supervisor
  • Experience executing quick changes- including costumes, wigs and facial hair
  • Costume cleaning and maintenance
  • Strong interpersonal skills, positive attitude, well-disciplined, flexible and capable of working in a fast paced environment.

Hourly pay with overtime compensation after 40 hours.  No Housing provided.  Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities.   Please email cover letter, resume, references, and examples of work to costume shop Manager Blair Gulledge at bgulledge@hartfordstage.org with “Wardrobe/Wig Run Crew” in the subject line.  No calls please.

Wig and Make-Up Crew Supervisor

The nationally recognized Hartford Stage (LORT B) seeks qualified individual for Wig and Make-up Supervisor position – This position is responsible for running and maintaining shows.

Required skills include:

  • Human and synthetic wig styling and maintenance.
  • Theatrical make-up including corrective, old age, specialty, prosthetic application and maintenance.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, positive attitude, well-disciplined, flexible and capable of working in a fast paced environment.
  • Ideal candidates will also have ventilation and wig construction skills and management experience.

This position is seasonal, full-time/hourly, eligible for overtime and includes a full benefit package. Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities.  Please email cover letter, resume, references, and examples of work to costume shop Manager Blair Gulledge at bgulledge@hartfordstage.org with “Wig and Make Up Supervisor” in the subject line. No calls please.

Box Office Representative

Tony Award-winning Hartford Stage is seeking a seasonal part-time Box Office Representative. Reporting to the Box Office Supervisor and/or Box Office Manager, the Representative’s primary responsibilities include assisting Hartford Stage patrons with purchasing single tickets and subscriptions over the phone, in person, and acting as a representative of the Box Office during performances. Candidate should have 1-2 years of customer service experience, excellent telephone demeanor, and the ability to respond gracefully in high pressure situations. Multitasking and attention to detail are also crucial. Applicant must be comfortable working with a computerized ticketing system (experience with Tessitura is a plus), and be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women. To apply for this position, please e-mail cover letter, resume, and references to Anthony Bell, Box Office Manager, abell@hartfordstage.org. No phone calls please. EOE.

Technicians

Tony award winning Hartford Stage is seeking experienced Technicians for various Run Crew positions. Applicants should have previous professional back stage experience, programing or audio experience a plus. Must be able to lift heavy equipment and scenery, and be comfortable working on ladders and elevated platforms. Responsibilities include stage rigging, scenery shifting, operating spot light, props tracking, and scene shop carpentry. Employment is on a per show basis. Pay is hourly with overtime paid after 40 hours. Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from people of color and women. Please e-mail cover letter, resume, references to Charles S. Freitag, Associate Production Manager cfreitag@hartfordstage.org. EEO.