Round House Theatre, a LORT D with a $5M operating budget, is hiring a Development Assistant to assist in all areas of the fundraising program at Round House Theatre. The main responsibilities of this position include management of special events; assistance with the individual giving program; and coordination of the development department’s use of the CRM system. The position will be based primarily at the Administrative Office in Silver Spring, but will occasionally be required to work at the theatre in Bethesda. Participation in our fast paced environment includes some weekend and evening hours for opening nights and theatre related events. Applicants should possess excellent phone and interpersonal skills as well as discretion and the ability to work with a variety of temperaments. Candidates should have experience with Macs and Microsoft Office, possess an even temperament, be a self-starter, and fastidious about detail. Click here for a full job description. Submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Round House Theatre, a LORT D located in Bethesda, Maryland (Suburban Washington DC) seeks an experienced, highly motivated, TD with excellent organizational, collaborative, interpersonal, supervisory, and technical skills for its 400-seat mainstage theater. Responsibilities include supervision and execution of all scenic elements in a timely and cost effective manner including managing, budgeting, scheduling, mechanization, engineering, and construction. Extensive knowledge of drafting, scenic carpentry, welding, and rigging required. Candidates must: be organized; be detail-oriented; have a broad-based understanding of technical theatre; have a minimum of 3 years experience in professional technical direction; have the ability to lift 50 lbs on a continuous basis and to climb ladders and work in high places; be able to cost out materials and labor from designer drawings; have a valid drivers license (own car preferred). Must be available to work some nights and weekends. This is a full-time exempt position with excellent benefits. EOE. Send cover letter, resume, and references to email@example.com.
Round House Theatre is seeking an energetic, dynamic and professional individual to join its front-of-house operations. Customer service, volunteer management, and front-of-house background are strongly desired. Enthusiasm, excellent communication skills, and an even temperament are required. These positions are flexible part-time evenings and weekends. Round House Theatre is an equal opportunity employer. Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 7, 2017.
Box Office Associate
Round House Theatre seeks part-time box office associates to work a mix of nighttime and weekend hours. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, processing single ticket and subscription sales, cash management, concessions sales, and general administrative tasks. Candidates must have good computer and phone skills, a positive attitude, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Previous box office experience or a strong background in customer service are required. Round House Theatre is an equal opportunity employer. Please email resume to email@example.com.
Round House Theatre seeks skilled teaching artists for their Education & Outreach Programming. Applicants may designate program(s) they are interested in; descriptions available at https://www.roundhousetheatre.org/education/. Ideal candidates value creativity, collaboration, diversity, reflection, and excellence, and possess the following: significant prior experience teaching in arts-learning and/or arts-integration programs; strong understanding of and ability to plan lessons; ability to teach independently and with a team; a passion for the arts and education. Supervisory experience or FT classroom teaching experience is a plus. Candidates must be 18 years of age or older. To apply, send cover letter and a resume with references (sample lesson plan also suggested) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apprenticeships for Recent College Graduates
Round House offers apprenticeships designed to offer more extensive training for recent college graduates. Apprentices receive a travel stipend and are expected to work 25 to 40 hours a week for a full season. Apprenticeships are available in Development, Arts Administration, Artistic, Education, Production/Technical, Stage Management, and Marketing at Round House. Applicants are evaluated on a rolling basis beginning in April and applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. We are currently accepting applications for the 2017/2018 Season.
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Summer Education Internships for College Students and Recent Graduates
Summer Education Internships are designed to provide on-the-job training for early career educators and arts administrators already pursuing a path in theater or education. Interns gain first-hand experience in Round House Theatre’s extensive summer camp program both in the classroom and in administration.
Internships for College Students & Recent Graduates
Round House Theatre’s Internship Program is designed to provide on-the-job training for early career artists and administrators already pursuing a path in theater, education, marketing, or general management. Interns gain first-hand experience in the rigors and rewards of the activities of one of the DC’s areas most respected theaters. Round House offers a variety of internships throughout the year to explore theater administration and programming, under the direction of the Education & Outreach Department.
Internships are offered as 9-month season internships, 1 semester internships, or summer internships. Undergraduate and Graduate Students as well as recent graduates are welcome to apply. All internships are unpaid.
Summer Internships For High School Students
High School Interns may work in our innovative Teen Educator Program. The Teen Educator Program is a volunteer program that allows students in grade 9-12 to join the Round House Theatre Teaching Artists as classroom assistants. Teens build classroom management skills, and learn to facilitate a theater arts experience for students in dance, design, playwriting, music, and drama. Round House can provide documentation of hours worked so students can meet Student Service Learning requirements, or internship hours.
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Summer Theater Teaching Artists
Round House Theatre seeks Teaching Artists for their Summer Destinations (grades K-3), Playmakers (grades 4-5), and Teen Institute (grades 6-12) camps: Full day Theater and Creative Arts camps located in Silver Spring and Bethesda MD. Ideal candidates possess experience teaching arts-based classes, ability to lesson plan; and a passion for the arts and education. The ability to teach several artistic skill sets including music, movement, drama and design and theatrical experience a plus. Positions are full days Mon-Fri, from June 19-September 1, 2017 with a minimum 4-week commitment. Candidates must be at least 18 years to apply. Send cover letter and resume with references to firstname.lastname@example.org SUBJECT LINE: Summer Teaching Artist Application. No calls please. Round House Theatre is an equal employment opportunity; experienced persons from all backgrounds encouraged to apply. Interviews and hiring begin immediately.
Summer Teaching Assistants
Round House Theatre seeks college or recent graduate Teaching Assistants to work in our summer camps for grades K-12. Ideal candidates are proactive, interested in arts education and team players. Teaching Assistants will help facilitate classes in drama, design, movement and music, and provide support for our students. Background in childcare and/or teaching a plus. Position run from June 19-Sept 1, 2016 with 8 hour long shifts. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age. Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com SUBJECT LINE: Summer Teaching Assistant Application. No calls please. Round House Theatre is an equal employment opportunity; experienced persons from all backgrounds encouraged to apply. Interviews and hiring begin immediately.
Summer Theatre Education Administrative Assistant
Round House Theatre Education seeks Administrative Assistants for our Summer camps for grades K-12. Ideal candidates are proactive, detail oriented, enjoy students, communicate well, are strong team players, and have the ability to work on a variety of projects simultaneously. Positions are Monday through Friday, June 19th through September 1st. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age. Send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org SUBJECT LINE: Summer Administrative Application. No calls please. Round House Theatre is an equal employment opportunity; experienced persons from all backgrounds encouraged to apply. Interviews and hiring begin immediately.