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AVAILABLE POSITIONS

ARCHIVE COSTUME SHOP MANAGER AND YOUTH SHOW COSTUME LIAISON


The Hale Center Theater Orem Costume Shop handles the costuming needs of our season of seven mainstage productions, five youth productions, costume rentals, and other various projects as they arise. There are four teams working collectively (Production, Archive, Wardrobe, and Wigs & Make-Up) to ensure these needs are met. The Archive Costume Shop Manager works under the direction of the Production Costume Shop Manager to facilitate the workflow of all areas of the Costume Shop.  

They oversee the needs of the Archive Costume Shop which includes:

  • Schedule and lead team of Archive Associates
  • Manage payroll and Archive Shop budgets
  • Meet regularly with production team members to communicate needs across the teams and overall for the theater; attend dress rehearsals
  • Ensure theaters' costume assets are appropriately maintained including cleaning and storage
  • Work with Costume Shop Manager to ensure designers have access to stock costumes and materials
  • Guide Archive Associates to assist with the needs of the mainstage shows 
  • Ultimately responsible for cast and crew honoring the costume designers vision, ensuring laundering and repairs are consistently completed through duration of run
  • Ensure Strike is effectively communicated and executed
  • Coordinate directly with Wardrobe Supervisor to work in tandem for the maintenance needs of the upcoming and current productions
  • Ensure quality customer service is consistently taking place across the Archive team

As Youth Show Costume Liaison, will coordinate the Youth costuming needs including:

  • Communicate with guest designers to assess their production specific needs (costume resources and wardrobe assistance)
  • Ensure resources are available and maximized
  • Direct Archive team to assist with costume construction and notes
  • Communicate directly with Education/Youth Managing Director regarding current and upcoming youth productions

Flexible to other responsibilities as the needs of the theater require and change. All other tasks as given by the production team.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proactive work ethic and problem solver
  • Flexible schedule
  • Digital Literacy (email, documents, website updating, etc)
  • Time Management and calendaring
  • Superior Organization Skills
  • Ability to lift heavy objects and climb ladders
  • Costume construction

Background Preferences:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Costuming
  • 2+ years experience working in a Costume Shop with leadership responsibilities
  • Retail experience
  • Design experience is a plus

Position is full-time salary + benefits. Please send resume and portfolio to our Production Manager with name and desired position in the subject line: joseph.governale@haletheater.org

ASSISTANT HOUSE MANAGER


Assistant House Managers ensure each patron has a safe, smooth and enjoyable experience during their visit.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Engage with patrons as they enter the theatre
  • Listen to and address patron issues, questions, and concerns in a friendly and efficient manner
  • Work with Box Office Representatives,Wardrobe Staff, and Technicians to coordinate the smooth operation of the house before, during, and after performances
  • Maintain the tidiness and accessibility of patron areas
  • Prepare and distribute observant and detailed House Management Reports after performances, communicating any specific challenges and successes
  • Be knowledgeable about the company, our mission, values, current productions, current season, and upcoming events
  • Create a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere through honest, clear communication with patrons, staff, and teammates
  • Some prior experience performing high volume customer service-related work
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic computer skills

Part-time hourly position (with the potential for off-season project hours)

5-15 hours/week, weekday and Saturday evenings, with occasional mornings and afternoons

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Fiona Swenson, House Manager at housemanager@haletheater.org. Please include your name and ‘Assistant House Manager’ in the subject line.

FRONT OF HOUSE STAFF


Hale Center Theater Orem is accepting applications for Front of House Staff. Front of House Staff is responsible for preparing and maintaining public areas for patrons, greeting and helping patrons find their seats, and selling concessions.

This is a part time hourly position. Shifts are mostly evenings and Saturdays, with occasional mornings and afternoons.

To apply, email, or drop off at the box office, a resume and application (download here) to Fiona Swenson, Front of House Manager at housemanager@haletheater.org. Please include your name and 'Front of House Application' in the subject line.

PRODUCTION OVERHIRE POSITIONS


Hale Center Theater Orem is accepting resumes for temporary positions on a rolling basis including, but not limited to, Wardrobe and Stage Crew, Electric Technicians, Scenic Carpenters, Scenic Artists, Props, and Costume Construction. We currently have limited positions available but keep resumes on file for consideration for future productions or other special projects. Positions may be paid hourly or by stipend depending on position and length of call. Enthusiasm, intelligence, reliability, and punctuality are as important as experience.

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Joseph Governale, Production Manager at joseph.governale@haletheater.org. Please include your name and ‘Production Overhire’ in the subject line.

CREATIVE TEAM POSITIONS


Hale Center Theater Orem is accepting resumes for directors, musical directors, choreographers, designers (scenic, costumes, lighting, sound and projection) and stage managers on a rolling basis. We currently have limited positions available but keep resumes on file for consideration for future productions or other special projects.

To apply, email a resume and cover letter to Joseph Governale, Production Manager at joseph.governale@haletheater.org. Please include your name and desired role(s) in the subject line.

UPCOMING MAIN STAGE PRODUCTIONS

Camelot

Apr. 22 – Jun. 04, 2022

The Drowsy Chaperone

Jun. 17 – Aug. 06, 2022

Enchanted April

Aug. 19 – Sep. 24, 2022

Sister Act

Oct. 07 – Nov. 19, 2022

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