Rooted in the landscape of the Hudson Valley, with the plays of William Shakespeare as our touchstone, the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival engages the widest possible audience in a theatrical celebration of our shared humanity. Our theater lives in the here and now, at the intersection between the virtuosity of the actor, the imagination of the audience, and the inspiration of the text.

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants shall be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status.


This is a full-time, year-round, salaried position, inclusive of benefits with a salary range of $75-85,000 a year. It may require the ability to work nights and weekends. At this moment, all work at HVSF continues to be done remotely with a hope to return to in person work during the summer of 2021.

Opportunity in Brief
HVSF seeks a highly motivated, skilled General Manager to support and lead the team at this exciting point in the Festival’s history. They will support the Artistic Director and Managing Director in overseeing producing and operations for the company in the 2021 summer at Boscobel House and Gardens and thereafter at HVSF’s new, permanent home. The General Manager will ensure the implementation of production, administrative, and financial policies of The Festival and will provide analysis and strategy for the theater and its leadership both for annual operations and for the capital project. The General Manager reports directly to the Managing Director and Artistic Director and will work in regular collaboration with the Director of Production, Associate Artistic Director, Director of Finance, and Director of Marketing and Communications.

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