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. 

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Syracuse Stage will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of accommodation in order to provide access to the application, interviewing and selection process. You are not required to note the presence of a disability on this application. If, however, you require reasonable accommodation in the application and/or interview process due to disability, requests must be made in a timely manner to the Human Resources Office at (315) 443-9842.
 

JOB OPENINGS  

Production

Sound Apprentice

Syracuse Stage, a leading LORT theatre in residence at Syracuse University, is accepting resumes for a Sound Apprentice.
 
Apprenticeships are great early-career positions at a top, regional theatre working with professional house staff and designers, directors and actors from nearby NYC and across the nation. Apprentices support our productions in rehearsal and run of shows. Syracuse Stage works in close partnership with the Syracuse University Department of Drama and the production department supports the professional and educational seasons. 
 
Syracuse Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to building a culturally diverse and equitable working environment. Candidates with demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity and inclusion are strongly encouraged to apply.
 
Ideal Candidate Skills and Education:
Successful candidates will be recent graduates of a training program with a focus on sound design or production with experience in: programming and running of QLab, load-in of systems and soldering.  Excellent problem-solving skills, the ability to consistently produce high quality work, both independently and with others in a fast-paced environment, and a positive attitude are key to this position. Experience with students and some live mixing experience is a plus.
 
Position Dates and Salary:
Position is full-time, seasonal, non-exempt salary with guarantee of 40 hours and includes a benefit package (please see SFT benefits for list).  Position dates are August 2019 through May 2020.  Potential to come back in subsequent seasons. Overtime will be required during load-in, tech, dress and performance weeks.
 
Physical Demands & Working Conditions:
Work may require routine physical exertion including working at heights, and lifting 50 lbs. The use of safety equipment and/or specific precautions is required, under supervision and with instruction.
 
To Apply:
Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for references to hr@syracusestage.org. Alternatively, please email HR for an application. Priority consideration will be given to early applicants. Position open until filled.

Benefits for Seasonal Full Time Employees


Props Apprentice
 
Syracuse Stage, a leading LORT theatre in residence at Syracuse University, is accepting resumes for a Props Apprentice.
 
Apprenticeships are great early-career positions at a top, regional theatre working with professional house staff and designers, directors and actors from nearby NYC and across the nation. Syracuse Stage works in close partnership with the Syracuse University Department of Drama and the production department supports the professional and educational seasons. 
 
Syracuse Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to building a culturally diverse and equitable working environment. Candidates with demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity and inclusion are strongly encouraged to apply.
 
Ideal Candidate Skills and Education:
Candidates should have experience specifically in the creation of props including upholstery, carpentry, and crafts. Organization and communication skills necessary for working with professionals and students.
 
Position Dates and Salary:
Position is full-time, seasonal, non-exempt salary with guarantee of 40 hours and includes a benefit package.  Position dates are August 2019 through May 2020.  Potential to come back in subsequent seasons. Some overtime will be required.
 
Physical Demands & Working Conditions:
Work may require routine physical exertion including working at heights, and lifting 50 lbs. The use of safety equipment and/or specific precautions is required, under supervision and with instruction.
 
To Apply:
Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for references to hr@syracusestage.org. Alternatively, please email HR for an application. Priority consideration will be given to early applicants. Position open until filled.

Benefits for Seasonal Full Time Employees


Wardrobe Supervisor
 
Syracuse Stage, an EOE employer and a leading LORT theatre in residence at Syracuse University, is accepting resumes for a Wardrobe Supervisor. The Syracuse Stage Costume Shop produces costumes for both Syracuse Stage and the SU Drama Department. The position supports the Syracuse Stage productions, and assists with the SU Drama productions as needed.
 
Syracuse Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to building a culturally diverse and equitable working environment. Candidates with demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity and inclusion are strongly encouraged to apply.
 
Ideal Candidate Skills and Education:
Qualified candidates will have supervisory experience, good people skills, and a degree in costume technology or equivalent experience in the field. Wardrobe organization, wardrobe repair and hair maintenance skills are required, cosmetology license a plus. Candidates must be able to manage time well and work effectively with students and professionals in a fast-paced environment, be able to lift 25 lbs, manage stairs, and have a valid driver’s license.
 
Position Dates and Salary:
Position is full-time, seasonal, non-exempt salary with generous benefit package.  Position dates are August 19, 2019 – June14, 2020.  Salary range is $12.00 - $14.00/hour. Potential to come back in subsequent seasons.
 
Physical Demands & Working Conditions:
Work requires routine physical exertion lifting heavy boxes and/or costume shop materials. Position will require physical stamina and endurance. The use of safety equipment and/or specific precautions is required, under supervision and with instruction.  Costume shop, wardrobe room and dressing rooms are located in lower level, accessible only via a flight of stairs.
 
To Apply:
Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for references to Don Buschmann at hr@syracusestage.org. Alternatively, please email HR for an application. Priority consideration will be given to early applicants. Position open until filled.

Benefits for Seasonal Full Time Employees

VOLUNTEER OPPORUNITIES

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer usher, please contact Jake Ellison, audience services manager, at jgelliso@syr.edu.
Individuals 14 years or older with the ability to stand for at least 2 hours are eligible to volunteer.  

UPCOMING SHOWS & EVENTS

Past Shows