Working at Actors Theatre of Louisville

We invite applicants for the following positions to join us in supporting our vision to build a home for inspired collaboration that helps to shape the future of the American theatre. Actors Theatre is committed to recruiting and fostering a diverse community of staff and students. Individuals from traditionally under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE


Carpenter (Overhire)

The Carpenter (Overhire) is responsible for constructing scenery and set pieces in accordance with designer plans; includes carpentry, welding, create cut lists, work with plastics, fabrics or other materials. This position works as part of the Sets Department team to construct, transport, set up, run, change over and strike all sets used in Actors
Theatre productions in The Humana Festival of New American Plays, and is required to help maintain a safe, clean and friendly work environment.

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Props Artisan (Overhire)

The Properties Artisan is responsible for completing projects having to do with the construction, restoration, or modification of furniture, set dressing, and hand props built of wood, steel, or other materials.

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Deck Carpenter (Overhire)

The Deck Carpenter (Overhire) will supervise run crew, achieve stage management directives and provide on-site technical support for a production in rehearsal and performance.

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Lighting Technician (Overhire)

The Lighting Technician (Overhire) will be primarily responsible for assisting in the load-in, maintenance, and operation of theatrical lighting and atmospheric equipment for assigned productions and events produced at or by Actors Theatre.

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Overhire Wardrobe Assistant

This overhire Wardrobe Assistant will be providing wardrobe support for the production to be performed in the Victory Jory Theatre during the 2018 Humana Festival of New American Plays.

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Professional Training Company Apprenticeships

Actors Theatre’s distinguished training program offers a variety of professional apprenticeships in acting, artistic, production, and administrative departments. Full-time season apprenticeships offer in-depth, hands-on experience, and are ideal for college graduates seeking transition from academia to the professional theatre or for individuals considering a career change.

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Please contact Marie Tull, Human Resources Manager, for information about other employment opportunities.

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Actors Theater of Louisville
316 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Box Office: 502.584.1205
502.371.0956 TDD

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