Syracuse Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of our work, on and offstage. We encourage applicants with a unique cultural perspective inclusive of race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, class, physical ability and sexual orientation. 

Syracuse Stage is Central New York’s premier professional theatre in residence at Syracuse University. Founded in 1974, Stage has produced more than 300 plays in over 40 seasons including a number of world, American, and East Coast premieres. Each season 70,000 patrons enjoy an adventurous mix of new plays, and bold interpretations of classics and musicals, featuring the finest theatre artists. In addition, Stage maintains a vital educational outreach program that annually serves more than 15,000 students from 14 counties. A solid core of subscribers and supporters helps keep Syracuse Stage a vibrant artistic presence in Central New York. Additional support comes from the government, foundations, corporations and Syracuse University. Syracuse Stage is a constituent of the Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for the American theatre, and a member of the Arts and Cultural Leadership Alliance (ACLA), the University Hill Corporation and the East Genesee Regent Association. Syracuse Stage is a member of The League of Resident Theatres (LORT), the largest professional theatre association in the country.‚Äč

Job Openings

Carpenters: Syracuse Stage is accepting resumes for a Carpenter to join our professional staff in our well-equipped shops. The scene shop produces for both Syracuse Stage and the SU Drama Department. As such, the scope of show produced ranges widely; from small black box pieces to fully produced musicals. Successful candidates will have several years’ experience in professional theatre and/or will be recent graduates of a theatre program with a degree in technical theatre production. Excellent theatrical carpentry skills, the ability to work both independently and with others in a fast-paced environment, and a positive attitude are key to this position. Experience with students, rigging (ETCP certified), automation (Creative Conners), and metal working experience are a plus. This is a full-time, seasonal position with benefits, working 10 hour days, Monday through Thursday. Send cover letter, resume, and recommendations to Don Buschmann, Syracuse Stage, 820 East Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY 13210. E-mail:


Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer usher, please contact Lydia Kubiniec at with questions.


Past Shows