Employment: Staff

The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival has numerous opportunities for employment in box office, house management, and concessions. Interviewing begins in the middle of March. All applicants must fill out an application as well as submit a cover letter and resume. All inquiries must be submitted in writing.

Please follow instructions for sending in application materials as defined below. 

Download Employment Application, here.

Open positions for the 2014 season are listed below.

Please note: housing is provided in the Hudson Valley. This does not include housing in NYC for the stage management intern. Internships are paid positions. 

For all positions, please email cover letter and resume, along with any questions, to Jared Goldstein at jgoldstein@hvshakespeare.org

Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor

Wardrobe department arrives on site a few days before the start of tech. Assistant will work with the supervisor to set up the work space, work with designers on finishing touches of the build, work with stage management to work out all back stage changes and maintain the shows during a long run outdoors.
Start date: 5/26/12
End date: 9/8/12

Production Management Intern

PM Intern will work with the production management team during load in and tech. Will observe and participate in all paperwork, budget tracking, day to day tasks, production meetings, etc. Production management experience not required but must have some level of production and/or technical experience. Intern will also learn some run crew tracks and act as a run crew “understudy” once the shows are open.  General responsibilities range from paperwork, photocopying and coffee runs to helping run the shows and prep for load out.
Start date: 5/12/14
End date: 9/8/14

Sound Intern

Assists sound designer during load in and tech with system setup and Qlab programming. Intern will continue as the sound operator during the season run and will be responsible for assisting with system and computer maintenance. Must be comfortable on Mac OS and any familiarity with Qlab is a big plus.

Start date: 5/29/14
End date: 8/31/14

Thank you for your interest in the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival.