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Master Carpenter

Hartford Stage is seeking an experienced, talented, self-motivated Master Carpenter to join an established team at the top of the 2019/2020 season.  Master Carpenter candidates must be team oriented and be able to lead the shop carpenters thru a 7-show season.  Qualified individual will have thorough knowledge of shop tools, wood and steel construction techniques, rigging practices, workplace safety, and the ability to supervise others. Competitive wages, overtime paid after 40 hours, and benefit package included.  Send letter, resume and references to:  Aaron Bleck, Technical Director, Hartford Stage Company, 50 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103 or via e-mail ableck@hartfordstage.org.  No calls please. EOE.  Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women.

Carpenter

Hartford Stage is seeking experienced, talented carpenter to join an established team at the top of the 2019/2020 season.  Carpenters will build, load-in, and strike a 7-show season and should be proficient with all shop tools, and theatrical construction.  Welding and rigging experience preferred.  Individuals should have the ability to work in a team environment, build from shop drawings and meet deadlines.  Competitive wages, overtime paid after 40 hours, and benefit package included.  Send letter, resume and references to: Aaron Bleck, Technical Director, Hartford Stage Company, 50 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103 or via e-mail aaronbleck@hartfordstage.org.  EOE.  Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women.

Wardrobe Run Crew

The nationally recognized Hartford Stage (LORT B) seeks qualified individual for Wardrobe Run Crew position for for upcoming world premier musical Flamingo Kid. Dates: May 1st– June 21st .  This is an over hire position is responsible for running and maintaining shows.

Required skills include:

  • Experience setting up and executing quick changes
  • Garment care and repair including 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 Run Crew” in the subject line.  No calls please.

Wig Run Crew

The nationally recognized Hartford Stage (LORT B) seeks qualified individuals for Wig Run Crew position for upcoming world premier musical Flamingo Kid. Dates: May 1st– June18th .  This is an over hire position is responsible for running and maintaining shows.

Required skills include:

  • Wig and facial hair application and basic styling- synthetic and human hair
  • Experience executing quick changes- including costumes, wigs and facial hair
  • 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 resume, references, and examples of work to costume shop Manager Blair Gulledge at bgulledge@hartfordstage.org with “Wig Run Crew” in the subject line.  No calls please.

Box Office Supervisor

Tony Award-winning Hartford Stage is seeking a part-time Box Office Supervisor. Reporting to the Box Office Manager, theSupervisor’s primary responsibilities include assisting Hartford Stage patrons with purchasing single tickets and subscriptions over the phone, in person, and acting as a manager on duty in the absence of the Box Office Manager and/or Subscriptions Manager, including making managerial decisions, and completing nightly deposits. Candidate should have 1-2 years experience in customer service (supervisory experience is a plus), 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 Lindsey Hoffman, Box Office Manager, lhoffman@hartfordstage.org. No phone calls please. EOE.

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 Lindsey Hoffman, Box Office Manager, lhoffman@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.