Employment

EMPLOYMENT

GENERAL TECHNICIAN

Downtown Cabaret Theatre (DCT) is seeking a seasonal full-time general theatre technician Immediately through end of May. Work schedule includes evenings and weekends. Candidate must have technical experience in electrics, carpentry, and sound. Duties include but not limited to maintaining rep light plot with conventional and intelligent lights, assisting in scenic build and transport, loading shows in and out, and crew for concerts and musicals. Candidate must be highly motivated, possess excellent communication skills, and be able to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment. Local applicants only. Salary $400/wk, no benefits. DCT is a professional non-profit theatre in Bridgeport, CT.

Email cover letter and resume to Phill@mycabaret.org Phill Hill, Production Manager. Cut and paste to the subject line of your email  General Technician to insure your application is correctly filtered.


 

STAGE MANAGER 

Downtown Cabaret Theatre (DCT) is seeking a seasonal part-time Stage Manager  Immediately through end of May.  Work schedule includes evenings, weekends, and some daytimes. Candidate must have stage management experience in professional or educational theatre. Duties include but not limited to stage managing five professional children’s productions including organizing and running all rehearsals and performances, communicating with cast, crew and designers, maintaining all production paperwork and prompt script, and writing and distributing daily rehearsal and performance reports. Candidate must be highly organized, possess excellent communication skills, and be able to work quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment. Local applicants only. Salary $250/wk, no benefits. DCT is a professional non-profit theatre in Bridgeport CT.  

Email cover letter and resume to Phill@mycabaret.org Phill Hill, Production Manager. Cut and paste to the subject line of your email  Stage Manager to insure your application is correctly filtered.

 

VOLUNTEER USHERS

VOLUNTEER USHERS

The Downtown Cabaret Theatre is always looking for enthusiastic, customer service-oriented individuals to become volunteer ushers.  Our volunteer ushers provide invaluable services by assisting patrons to their seats, answering questions, and most importantly, creating a pleasant and welcoming environment for our patrons. As a volunteer, you will have an opportunity to meet many new and exciting people as well as having the opportunity to see quality performances.  Some of the requirements for becoming a volunteer usher are:

• Must have excellent customer service skills.
• The willingness to work as a team and a dedication to patron service.
• The ability to climb stairs and stand for extended periods of time.
• Must be 16 years old
• Must wear and provide your own white shirt, black slacks and solid black flat shoes, no open front or back.

Please e-mail a letter of interest to our House Manager, Victoria Keiffer-Rinkrman at vicki@downtowncabaret.org with “DCT Usher” in the subject line.