Employment Opportunities

Box Office & Front of House Representatives

BOX OFFICE REPRESENTATIVES / HOUSE MANAGER
Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt

Sunset Playhouse seeks Box Office Representatives / House Managers immediately. The ideal candidate will be hired and trained as both a Box Office Representative and House Manager.

In the role of Box Office Rep you will be the primary contact for Sunset’s patrons. As the House Manager you will be Sunset’s representative to its patrons and volunteers.

This is a fast-paced job in a fun and rewarding creative work environment. Working primarily afternoons, evenings and/or weekends, the position requires a high level of customer service.

Responsibilities as a Box Office Representative include:

  • Act as the main customer service representative for the Ticket Office.
  • Process telephone, mail and walk up ticket orders.
  • Assist and respond to patrons with information about Theater.
  • Perform tasks as assigned.

Responsibilities as a House Manager include:

  • Assign the front of house volunteers their positions and train as needed.
  • Maintain audience safety and comfort.
  • Interact with patrons and volunteers.
  • Ensure the bar and concession areas are stocked.
  • Make end of night deposit.
  • Coordinate with the Stage Manager for running of the show

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ticket Office and/or sales experience preferred
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Computer and data entry skills
  • Basic math skills and cash handling experience

We are interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. Theater experience not required.

Email your resume or Sunset Employment Application to Ann Mather at amather@sunsetplayhouse.com. Please include the words “Box Office Rep / House Manager” in the subject line of your e-mail.

Accepting applications until positions are filled. No calls please.

Technicians

TECHNICIANS NEEDED

Sunset Playhouse is currently seeking technicians. Technicians are responsible for the setup and tear down of technical elements used in our Musical MainStage Concert Series, SideNotes Cabaret Series, and guest rentals. Hours are flexible. This position requires someone who can work independently and has strong problem-solving skills.

Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of sound and lighting equipment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs and climb stairs
  • Available 3-10 hours per week (hours vary depending on performance schedule)

Interested applicants should email their Sunset Employment Application or resume to Ann Mather at amather@sunsetplayhouse.com. Please include the words “Technician Application” in the subject line of you e-mail. Accepting applications until positions are filled. For questions please call (262)-782-4431 x221.

Teaching Artists

Sunset Playhouse School for the Arts offers a wide variety of performing arts classes for all ages and all interest levels taught by the area’s top professional teaching artists.

As a growing company we are always looking for experienced, energetic, skilled, teachers to join our organization so that they can be a positive influence in the lives of children ages 3 – 15.  We are always growing our teacher pool for future opportunities.

Teachers needed in: drama, improvisation, readers theater, musical theater, preschool theater, play writing, and others.

Currently we are hiring teaching artists for our Summer Session and Summer Camps.  Specifically:

Musical Theater Intensive Camp age 12 - 16 Instructor

June 26 – 30          1:00 – 4:00 pm

Experience with directing, teaching beginning vocal work and basic choreography.

 

Performance Camp age 6 - 12 Instructor/Director

June 19 – 24 & July 31 – August 5              9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Experience with directing, teaching music and basic choreography.  This individual must have great initiative and organizational skills as well as the ability to adjust curriculum and goals on the fly.

 

Performance Camp – Improvisation Instructor age 9 – 11 and 12 – 15

July 10 – 22

Experience teaching improv.

For more information about the openings, including requirements and application process, contact Erika Navin at 262-782-4431 x290 or enavin@sunsetplayhouse.com.

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