At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600
Tuesday-Saturday 11:00am - 7:00pm

At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600 | Admin: (425) 392-1942




Career Opportunites

Village Theatre is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a culture rich with diversity and inclusion.


Lead Scenic Artist

The Lead Scenic Artist works closely with Master Scenic Artist to best achieve the scenic design. This position requires a familiarity with the design in order to achieve the goals of the paint shop as directed by the Master Scenic Artist utilizing different techniques in painting, carving and faux finishes.

Principal Duties and Required Responsibilities:

  • Paint and apply scenic artistry techniques to projects supported by the paint shop and on stage.
  • Execute projects utilizing painting, carving, faux finishes and applying scenic artistry techniques.
  • Accomplish scenic notes for shows produced by the paint shop as assigned by the TD and Master Scenic Artist.
  • Lead crews for specific projects and tasks.
  • Maintain paint shop by cleaning, repairing tools/equipment and taking inventory of supplies.
  • Troubleshoot problems having to do with scenery and scenic artistry.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.

General responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accomplish projects and tasks set forth by the Technical Director, ATD and Master Scenic Artist.
  • Support other departments at the discretion of the Technical Director and Master Scenic Artist.
  • Fulfill all responsibilities with a high degree of quality and professionalism.
  • Provide feedback on processes and make suggestions for improvement.

Qualified candidate will have:

  • 3 years experience in professional theatre environment.
  • Good communication skills and team based working strategies.
  • Ability to follow safety procedures in shop and on stage.

This position is subject to the collective bargaining agreement between Village Theatre and IATSE Local #488. People of diverse backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply; EOE. At Village Theatre, diversity includes, but is not limited to, all members of the LGBTQ+ community, all races, ethnicities and backgrounds.

Send cover letter, resume, portfolio of work samples, and 3 theatre-related references to:

Brad Bixler, Technical Director
Village Theatre
bbixler@villagetheatre.org




Lead Props Artisan (Carpentry focus)

Position Overview:

Village Theatre is accepting applications for Lead Props Artisan. The Lead Props Artisan works closely with the Master Props Artisan and the Prop Shop Manager in the construction and execution of props for Village Theatre shows. The artisan in this position is expected to:

  • Build items from designer drawings, TD drafting, or discussions with the Prop Shop Manager.
  • Keep up with the quick pace of a 5 Mainstage musical season and 2 to 4 additional production projects.
  • Assume a lead role with projects, as assigned by the Prop Shop Manager or Master Props Artisan.
  • Accomplish notes and prop transfers between venues, as assigned by the Prop Shop Manager or Master Props Artisan.
  • Lead others, including over-hire, in the execution of projects, as assigned by the Prop Shop Manager or Master Props Artisan.
  • Maintain storage and shop spaces with the Prop Shop Manager or Master Props Artisan.
  • Follow standard safety procedures in the shop and on stage.
  • Upholds the high standards of the Village Theatre in quality, craftsmanship, pace, and professionalism.

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Building props, utilizing techniques in carpentry and welding.
  • Estimating and acquiring materials for prop projects.
  • Engineering prop projects with the help of the rest of the prop team.
  • Occasionally driving company vehicles.
  • Maintaining prop shop by cleaning, repairing tools/equipment, and taking inventory of supplies.
  • Occasionally working with and supervising over-hire carpenters/artisans.
  • Employing problem-solving techniques and working with the Prop Shop Manager to discover creative solutions to prop challenges.
  • Troubleshooting problems having to do with props.
  • Accomplishing projects and tasks set forth by the Prop Master and Prop Shop Manager.

Qualified candidate will have:

  • 3 years experience in professional theatre environment.
  • Strong props carpentry and welding skills.
  • Basic wiring experience and soldering skills.
  • Good communication skills and team-based working strategies.
  • Ability to follow safety procedures in shop and on stage.
  • Fabric, paint, and crafting skills are all preferred.

This position is subject to the collective bargaining agreement between Village Theatre and IATSE Local #15. People of diverse backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply; EOE. At Village Theatre, diversity includes, but is not limited to, all members of the LGBTQ+ community, all races, ethnicities and backgrounds.

Send cover letter, resume, portfolio of work samples, and 3 theatre-related references to:
Rachel Bennick, Prop Shop Manager
Village Theatre
Rbennick@villagetheatre.org


Lead Sound Engineer

Position Overview:

Village Theatre, a leading professional musical theatre company, seeks an experienced Lead Sound Engineer for our Issaquah and Everett locations. This is a seasonal, part time staff position represented by the collective bargaining agreement between IATSE Local #15 and Village Theatre.
Start date for this position will be ASAP

Responsibilities include supervising and executing the implementation of all Village Theatre sound designs at Village Theatre’s First Stage and Cope Gillette Theatres.

Primarily, this individual will act as sound engineer and FOH mixer for Village Original and Kidstage shows. Village Theatre incorporates the “line by line” mixing style of many Broadway musicals and is interested in individuals who have experience in this style of mixing.

Additionally, this position will act as Lead Sound Engineer for all external and internal rental events at the various Village Theatre facilities and as such will need to possess a good customer oriented and service based demeanor to ensure all events receive top level audio support.

Specific duties will include installation of all speaker systems, console prep, equipment maintenance and upkeep, troubleshooting and repair of audio equipment, orchestra pit prep, installation and troubleshooting of closed circuit video and intercom systems, work with wardrobe department and running crew on proper wireless mic operation.

Required Skills:

  • 5-6 years professional experience in sound / audio engineering.
  • 2-3 years professional experience in theatrical sound mixing.
  • Working knowledge of Yamaha line of audio consoles.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, repair and maintain all audio equipment including wireless mics and speaker systems.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills with the abilities to work well under pressure, make decisions and represent the organization well.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and at least three references to:
Adam Landry – Stage Operations Supervisor
alandry@villagetheatre.org

Village Theatre is currently seeking to increase the diversity of our applicant pool. People of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply; EOE. At Village Theatre, diversity includes, but is not limited to trans, non-binary, or gender non-conforming, all races and ethnicities (American - Native, White, Hawaiian, African, Asian, Pacific Islander, Latino and multi-ethnic).


Audience Services Representative - Issaquah

Reports to Box Office Manager and Assistant Box Office Manager

Job Summary:
Village Theatre is looking for a friendly, reliable, detail-oriented person to work in the Issaquah Box Office. Job is part time at 15hrs to 20hrs per week. Must be able to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed. EEO.

General Responsibilities:
Sell tickets and provide accurate records of sales and deposits while maintaining a positive image of Village Theatre. Work as a team within the Box Office and within the entire organization to provide superior service for Village Theatre patrons and to support each department.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service and accurate information to all patrons and visitors in a friendly manner.
  • Handle customer complaints or refer them to appropriate personnel.
  • Understand and operate Theatre Manager ticketing software to sell tickets, make exchanges, and access and update customer information.
  • Take and process single and season ticket orders for all Village Theatre events, and record the desired marketing and mailing information.
  • Accurately handle purchases and redemptions of gift certificates.
  • Assist the Box Office Manager and Assistant Box Office Manager in the preparation and mailing of season tickets.
  • During subscription season, file subscription forms daily and ensure that all filed forms have been processed.
  • Count and balance checks, cash, and credit cards at the close of each day. Run End of Day reports.
  • Ensure that till(s) have been counted and initialed as counted at the close of each business day.
  • Keep the Box Office secure at all times and allow only authorized personnel in the Box Office.
  • Prepare House Manager Report immediately following the start of each performance.
  • Perform other duties as required by Box Office Manager, Assistant Box Office Manager, or Director of Finance.
  • Attend all Main Stage productions preferably during the Friends and Family preview or opening week.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a small office
  • Ability to adjust priorities and assignments to meet patron and company needs
  • Comfortable with computers, and capable of learning new ticketing and CRM systems quickly.
  • Previous ticketing experience is helpful, but not required.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Pleasant and clear speaking voice both in person and over the phone

To Apply:
Please attach a resume and cover letter to an email addressed to boxoffice@villagetheatre.org with the subject line “Box Office Audience Services Representative position”. No phone calls or in person applications will be considered.




Audience Services Representative - Everett
Reports to: Everett Box Office Manager and Assistant Box Office Manager

Job Summary: Village Theatre is looking for a friendly, reliable, detail-oriented person to work in the Everett Box Office. Job is part time up to 20hrs/week. Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed. EEO

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Sell tickets and provide accurate records of sales and deposits while maintaining a positive image of Village Theatre. Work as a team within the Box Office and within the entire organization to provide superior service for Village Theatre patrons and to support each department.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide excellent customer service and accurate information to all patrons and visitors in a friendly manner.
  • Handle customer complaints or refer them to appropriate personnel.
  • Understand and operate Theatre Manager ticketing software to sell tickets, make exchanges, and access and update customer information.
  • Take and process single and season ticket orders for all Village Theatre events, as well as rental events at the Everett Performing Arts Center, and record the desired marketing and mailing information.
  • Accurately handle purchases and redemptions of gift certificates.
  • Keep complete and accurate hard copies of season ticket information.
  • Assist the Box Office Manager and Assistant Box Office Manager in the preparation and mailing of season tickets.
  • During subscription season, file subscription forms daily and ensure that all filed forms have been processed.
  • Count and balance checks, cash, and credit cards at the close of each day. Run End of Day reports.
  • Ensure that till(s) have been counted and initialed as counted at the close of each business day.
  • Keep the Box Office secure at all times and allow only authorized personnel in the Box Office.
  • Prepare House Manager Report immediately following the start of each performance.
  • Perform other duties as required by Box Office Manager, Assistant Box Office Manager, or General Manager.

To Apply:
Please submit resume and cover letter to boxofficeeverett@villagetheatre.org with the subject line “Box Office Audience Services Representative.” No phone calls please.





KIDSTAGE Teaching Artist, Everett

Are you a theatre teaching artist looking for more opportunities to work with enthusiastic students? Send us your resume for the opportunity to be added to our roster of experienced and dedicated educators. Teaching artists are hired on a class-by-class basis.

KIDSTAGE classes & camps encourage collaboration, teamwork and communication, respect for self and others, healthy and constructive behavior choices, as well as build self-esteem & confidence.

KIDSTAGE teaching artists (in the field of acting, dance, and/or music direction) work in a fun and professional environment helping students learn musical theatre techniques. For music instructors, strong piano skills are preferred but not required.

Please send cover letter, resume, salary history, and references to:

Mauri Zingarelli
KIDSTAGE Education & Outreach Manager
2710 Wetmore Avenue, Everett, WA 98201
or by email




Summer Arts Education Internship - Issaquah & Everett

Village Theatre KIDSTAGE seeks students 18 years of age and above for internships in our classrooms for summer. KIDSTAGE Internship programs support the development of outstanding theatre professionals by providing a structured program of training, coursework, and extensive progressive in-class and hands-on learning experiences. Designed to prepare students for careers in theatre arts, internships translate the KIDSTAGE philosophy of “Skills for Theatre … Skills for Life” into classroom technique.

Internship programs are available in Issaquah and Everett Washington and include:

  • A customized learning plan
  • 20–40 hours per week spent in the classroom assisting an experienced theatre arts educator.
  • Strong and consistent mentorship by a theatre professional
  • A progressive learning experience that can potentially lead to paid positions
  • Teaching skills applicable to career opportunities
  • The promotion of positive values through art
  • Some internships include a stipend to reimburse expenses depending on schedule or program

To Apply:
Please complete the online application form





Village Theatre

Issaquah
303 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027

Everett
2710 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201

Admin Office:
(425) 392-1942

Fax: (425) 391-3242


LOCATIONS

Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
303 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027
Box Office: (425) 392-2202

Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600

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