Job Opportunities

W e’re always looking for talented, motivated people to join our team. Check back often for new job listings.

Video Supervisor

PTC is seeking a Video Supervisor for the 2018-2019 season, starting immediately. This opening is for an hourly, seasonal position and is represented by the collective bargaining agreement between IATSE Local #8 and the Philadelphia Theatre Company. Compensation is hourly with benefits based upon the current IATSE rate for this position in effect during the period of this agreement. The primary function of this role is to facilitate all video, projections, and networking needs for PTC’s mainstage season, as well as rental engagements in the Suzanne Roberts Theatre.

Video Supervisor

Preferred applicants will have the following qualifications: demonstrated ability to work comfortably in a theatrical setting; advanced knowledge and skills programming and operating Qlab, Powerpoint, Keynote, MacOS and Windows 7, 8, and 10, and other software which may be required for in-house video production; knowledge of signal protocols and distribution networks, including TCP/IP, HDbaseT, 3G-SDI, VGA, DVI, and HDMI; experience setting up, maintaining, and troubleshooting projectors (both small and large), televisions, and monitors as required; experience with videography and camera work for both live and recorded purposes. Experience working with union crews is strongly preferred. A degree in Technical Theatre desired or equivalent professional experience. Touring experience is a plus.

Compensation is hourly with benefits based upon the current IATSE rate for this position in effect during the period of this agreement.  For more information, visit www.philatheatreco.org.  Please email cover letter, resume and three references to Matt Davis, Production Manager: Philadelphia Theatre Company: [email protected]
Full job description:  Video Supervisor


Head Electrician/Lighting Supervisor

PTC is seeking a Lighting Supervisor for the 2018-2019 season. This opening is for an hourly, seasonal position and is represented by the collective bargaining agreement between IATSE Local #8 and the Philadelphia Theatre Company. The primary function of this position is the supervision and execution of prep, load-in, tech and load-out of scenic and flown elements for all PTC main stage productions and SRT rentals.  The Lighting Supervisor will be directly responsible for supervision of the electrics crew during all work and maintenance calls and will maintain a safe, clean and healthy work environment.

Head Electrician

Preferred applicants will have a bachelor’s degree plus at least five (5) years’ experience as a theatrical electrician/stage hand with at least two (2) years as a department head with a live performing arts organization or equivalent real-world experience. Applicant should possess exceptional organizational, leadership and communication skills as well as advanced knowledge and skills required in ETC console programming and operation, Vectorworks, Lightwright, other industry standard lighting programs, as well as some use of Microsoft Office Suite, Google Apps, and Dropbox.  Previous experience working with and leading union crews is strongly preferred.  Touring experience is a plus.

Compensation is hourly with benefits based upon the current IATSE rate for this position in effect during the period of this agreement.  For more information, visit www.philatheatreco.org.  Please email cover letter, resume and three references to: Philadelphia Theatre Company: [email protected]
Full job description Head Electric PTC


Volunteers

Volunteers are essential to the efficient operation of Philadelphia Theatre Company, and we are grateful for your interest in joining our family. We currently have the following volunteer opportunities available:

 

Volunteer Ushers

Volunteer Ushers

Volunteer to usher and see shows for free! Philadelphia Theatre Company is calling all enthusiastic arts-lovers to usher at the beautiful Suzanne Roberts Theatre. Everyone is welcome – all you need is a positive attitude and willingness to provide a great experience to fellow theatregoers! House Managers may assign ushers to greet and direct patrons, stuff and distribute programs, assist with seating, collect ticket stubs, and help with light upkeep after the performance. Arrival time is one 1 hr. & 15 min. prior to curtain, and appropriate all-black dress is required. Parking is available at local parking garages, lots, and meters. All volunteers are encouraged to invite friends to join them in ushering and are invited to watch the performance. To express interest in joining our team, or for more information, please contact Marlyn Logue, Patron Services Coordinator, at [email protected] or 215.985.0420 x105.


Casting & Auditions

General Audition Information
Philadelphia Theatre Company casts on a per show basis. Auditions are held in Philadelphia and New York. Audition notices are posted on this website, on the AEA website, on the Theatre Alliance website, and elsewhere. If you’re not already on file or have updated information for our files, please send headshot/resume to:
  • Attn: Casting
    Philadelphia Theatre Company
    215 S. Broad Street, Suite 304
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
No phone calls or email submissions, please.