Kristen Paulicelli and Ensemble of Carousel. Photo courtesy of Brett Thomas.
Walnut Street Theatre is currently accepting resumes for the following positions:
General Management Apprentice
The General Management Apprentice works directly with the Company Manager and Managing Director to assist in a wide-range of tasks in running the business on a daily basis, including the handling of artist contracts, housing and travel arrangements; scheduling all activities that occur in the theatre; contracting all rental space for rehearsal and performance; planning opening night parties, company luncheons and other company events; and managing office supplies and computer equipment. This apprenticeship is perfect for those interested in working in commercial or non-profit theatre management. The position exposes the apprentice to all aspects of company management and managing a theatre. (1 position available; Now-May), To Apply: Submit the online application form here.
Walnut Street Theatre seeks teaching artists for Walnut Street Theatre School and for Walnut's Educational Residency programs in local schools. Looking for experienced teaching artists to teach classes to adults and children in acting, singing, dancing and acting for the camera. Particular need for musical theatre teaching artists and accompanists. If interested please send resume and cover letter to Walnut Street Theatre, Attn: Thomas Quinn, Director of Education, 825 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. No e-mail submissions or phone calls please.
Ticketing Services Agents
Walnut Street Theatre has openings for full and part-time Ticketing Services Agents to handle incoming telephone tickets sales and exchanges. Work in a friendly, organized atmosphere and see all productions for free. Apply in person at Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street, Monday through Friday between 10AM and 5PM. No phone calls or emails please. EOE.
Sell Walnut Street Theatre subscriptions over the phone. This is part-time, independent contractor work. Shifts are Sunday 5-8pm (mandatory), and Monday through Thursday 6-9pm (three out of four shifts minimum). Pay is weekly, base versus commission, and averages between $11 and $25 per hour. $10 per hour guaranteed during first two weeks of training. FREE TICKETS to shows! Call 215-574-3550, ext. 598 and follow instructions.
Walnut Street Theatre Internships
College Students, High School students and others are placed from time to time in unpaid internships and job shadow opportunities. Each internship or experience is individually designed to meet the educational goals of the candidate and the needs of WST. If interested, send your resume and a letter which describes in detail your goals, availability and if applicable school requirements to: Thomas Quinn, Director of Education, 825 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.