Would you like to play a meaningful role with North America’s leading classical repertory theatre? At the Stratford Festival, we attract the world’s finest talent, offering a unique experience for staff, artists, and actors alike. If you would like to be a part of this exciting organization, we are looking for candidates to fill the roles of…
Scenic Art Apprentice
As an apprentice, you will work with some of this industry’s top craftspeople and artisans, learning the techniques and skills required to work in a large -scale repertory theatre. This apprentice position will be a 20-week contract over the winter/spring 2016/17, and will combine a period of training with work on the 2017 season productions.
Applicants should have post-secondary education in Fine Arts, Theatre Arts, or a related field, and have some theatre production experience. The apprentice will be required to interact with other production staff, designers, and craftspeople, therefore good interpersonal skills are essential. This position can be physically strenuous and require some heavy lifting.
Recognizing that diversity – in our workplace, in our audiences and on our stages – fosters a rich and creative environment; we welcome applicants with disabilities and are committed to accommodating them throughout the hiring process. We encourage all qualified applicants to submit a letter explaining why they think they would be a suitable candidate by October 7, 2016, to:
Subject: Scenic Art Apprentice
Only those we wish to interview will be contacted.