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Resident Teaching Artist

Tony Award winning HARTFORD STAGE is seeking a full-time Teaching Artist. Ideal candidates will have experience in theatre and education with strong teaching skills, including classroom management, understanding of arts-integration and curriculum development, and experience working with students of all ages. Ability to communicate with students proficiently in both English and Spanish is a plus. A degree in theatre and/or education, or equivalent experience, is required. Areas of responsibilities include: teaching all Hartford Stage education programs, including in-school, afterschool, and Studio, developing curriculum, and providing administrative support. Ability to stay flexible and positive and thrive in a fast-paced, busy department is a must. Hartford Stage is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women.  Equal Opportunity Employer. Must have reliable transportation. Background check required. Email cover letter, resume and references to jroberts@hartfordstage.org. No phone 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.

Tessitura Specialist and Database Administrator

Tony Award-winning Hartford Stage seeks a full-time Tessitura Specialist and Database Administrator to oversee all facets of the ticketing and fundraising database, Tessitura. Primary responsibilities include building events and performances, creating reports, generating mailing lists, and responding to research and support requests. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree and 3 years experience in database management, preferably working with Tessitura. 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. Email cover letter, resume and references to Todd Brandt, Associate Director of Marketing at tbrandt@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.

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.