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The Old Globe is seeking a Managing Director and has engaged Albert Hall & Associates LLC to conduct the search. Please visit their website for more information about the position and how to apply.
The Old Globe Theatre, a LORT B+ theatre with three stages in San Diego seeks an experienced and qualified Properties Director for a full-time, year-round position. The Properties Director is responsible for the realization of rehearsal and stage properties for all Globe productions including musicals, Shakespeare, and new works. Position is responsible for managing the Properties Shop including budgeting, hiring, scheduling, payroll, and managing the workflow of the 5-7 Properties craftspeople. Position works collaboratively with the designer, director, and other production departments to support the production designs and achieve the intended aesthetic of each show at the highest standard. Ideal applicants will have extensive experience in Props, with demonstrated staff management and progressive budget management experience. The successful applicant will possess extensive knowledge of props crafts including period styles and construction techniques; have superior communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, and be able to creatively problem solve to meet the Globe’s high production standards. Application requirements include: 5-7 years experience in Props, Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Theatre or Theatrical Design or equivalent combined school/work experience, valid driver’s license, and flexible schedule including nights and weekends. Competitive salary and benefits. Position available immediately. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe is seeking an experienced, results-oriented, development professional to oversee the operations of its development department, supervising the organization of development plans, events and activities, and donor stewardship. The Old Globe is nation’s sixth largest regional theatre with an upcoming annual budget of $24 million and an annual fundraising goal of more than $8.5 million. This new position reports directly to the Director of Development and works with an accomplished development team of eleven. The Senior Associate Director of Development attends to personnel and operations allowing the Director to work with leadership donors, the Globe’s Board of Directors and Globe’s senior staff leadership to grow contributed income exponentially through a series of strategic funding initiatives. Duties include supervising and working with development staff to execute focused and comprehensive strategies for identifying, engaging, soliciting and stewarding donors of all levels and from all constituencies; helping to design and implement strategies to increase the number of and upgrade donors; managing key development projects, such as the annual Globe Gala and the Annual Meeting; leading the annual fund initiatives for the Friends of The Old Globe (donors under $2,500), and overseeing research of donors. The successful candidate must exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong leadership and interpersonal skills, and have familiarity with moves management systems. Master's degree (M.A.) or equivalent; or four to seven years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must be able to pass a background check. Valid driver’s license, insurable driving record, and vehicle required. Reply with cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe is seeking a multi-talented craftsperson to work in our fabrication shop. You should be able weld mild steel 1/16” -3/8”, be experienced with all wood working tools and have finish carpentry skills. The shop is a fast paced environment that will challenge your skills. We won’t teach you how to work- you have to come prepared, but we can teach you theatre. The Old Globe is a LORT B theatre with three stages, producing 15 productions annually including musicals and a Shakespeare Festival. The essential attributes of a good candidate are, the ability to read and follow blue prints and shop drawings, arithmetic and geometry, artistically inclined, pride of craftsmanship, excellent work habits and drive to complete projects (MUST have good track record of employment), lift over 50 lb and able to work 40-50 hrs wk. Prior experience in a regional or professional scene shop is preferred but not required. The Scene Shop is a 14,000-square foot construction facility equipped with a CNC router table and full range of metal and woodworking machinery. This is a full-time position Please send a letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org with "Carpenter" in the subject line of your email.
The Old Globe is accepting applications for Stage and Properties Master of the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre. The position is responsible for backstage activities including the setting and securing of all stage properties, stage effects and scenery moves in an arena stage setting. The position is also responsible for maintaining and repairing scenery and properties during the run of each production. Applicants must have similar professional experience, ideally 1-2 years in a regional theatre environment. Experience with stage properties and run crew is required. Successful applicants will be self-motivated and able to work independently to meet the Globe’s high production standards. The position requires an attention to detail and organization as well as flexibility and patience. The Old Globe produces 5-6 productions each year in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre. This is a full-time, benefited position, that is also eligible for The Old Globe/IATSE local 122 pre-apprenticeship. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe in San Diego seeks a skilled Properties Artisan for a temporary full-time, carpentry position. The Old Globe is a LORT B theatre with three stages, productions annually including Broadway-bound musicals, Shakespeare plays and new works. Ideal candidate will be an experienced finish carpenter with some welding skills Prior experience in a regional or professional prop shop is desired. Theatre is situated in San Diego’s beautiful Balboa Park where shorts never go out of season. Send letter, resume, and cover letter to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate "Attn: Props" in the subject line of your e-mail.
The Old Globe seeks a Prop Shop Foreman to be responsible for overseeing the creation of all built Props for The Old Globe seasons (approx. 15 shows per year.) and other special events. Position will work with other Props crafts artisans to create properties as directed. Foreman will oversee the fabrication of projects assigned to other staff members and ensure projects are completed on time and to high design standards. In addition to construction of properties, the Prop Shop Foreman will oversee the maintenance of shop facilities, tools and materials inventory, pulling and restocking of props of currently running shows, and other duties as needed. The Prop Shop Foreman must oversee work with foam, paints, shop tools, and flammable materials. The successful candidate should possess a minimum of five years working experience as a shop supervisor or assistant in regional theatrical properties construction, a thorough knowledge of carpentry, painting, welding/metal working, wiring, sewing, upholstery, casts/mold making and other construction and crafts techniques, with specializations in two or more areas of properties construction, such as crafts, carpentry, or soft goods. Knowledge of tools and materials is critical. College art, theater or equivalent work experience is needed as well as knowledge of periods, styles, etc. is required. Lifting and hauling (up to 75 pounds) required. Must have a current driver’s license and insurable driving record. Full-time benefited position available starting in January. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe seeks skilled scenic artists for 2017. Positions are available January 2017 – September 2017. The Old Globe is a LORT B theatre with three stages, producing 15 productions annually including musicals and a Shakespeare Festival. Prior experience in a regional or professional scene shop is preferred. Looking for scenic artists to work with our staff to texture and paint scenery for all 3 of our stages. Ability to learn and execute techniques such as wood graining or marbleizing as required for individual productions. Experience level will inform hourly wage offered. Education or Professional experience preferred. Please send a cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe in Balboa Park seeks a qualified individual to fill the position of Tele-funding specialist to assist with our Annual Fund Campaign, covering the operational expense funding gap for our theatre and community programs. We are looking for a proficient, engaging and flexible individual that has a background in non-profit sales and/or tele-funding, and a passion for live theatre and the arts. Not-for-profit experience is strongly preferred. This is a part-time position with flexible hours; position will require 7-10 hours per week. Base pay plus commission allows specialist to earn $16+/hr. Must be able to pass a background check. Please send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
If you like people and you like theatre you'll love our Ticket Services opportunities! The Old Globe seeks ticket representatives with positive customer service experience and strong telephone and computer skills who are available to work 16-30 hrs/wk; Office hours are 11:30am-8:15pm, daily. Must be available nights and weekends. Work in beautiful Balboa Park for San Diego's most celebrated professional theatre! Pay is $11.25/hour with a $11.25/hour training wage to start plus ticket privileges. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate Attn: TSR on your cover letter, resume, or subject line of your e-mail.
The Old Globe Theatre is accepting applications from experienced Sales Callers with positive attitudes for current openings for outbound subscription sales calls. Love of the arts a plus. Hourly base plus commission, nightly cash bonuses, and comp tickets. Sunday through Thursday evenings, 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Saturday mornings, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; minimum of five shifts and 17.5 hours per week required. On-site in beautiful Balboa Park. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Background check required.
The Old Globe Theatre seeks hourly part-time staff for cashiering and food preparation positions. Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays, as early as 10:00am or as late as 11:00pm. Will work approximately 10-20 hours per week during productions. Bartending experience preferred, though not required. Previous food/beverage and customer service experience required. $10.50 per hour plus ticket privileges. To apply, email cover letter and resume, place PUB in the subject line, and sent to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe will not discriminate on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, gender identity, genetic information, sex or sexual orientation, or any other protected category in its hiring and employment practices, or in any other aspect of the employment relationship.