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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 seeks 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 Director of Development and works with accomplished development team of eleven. Position attends to personnel and operations, allowing Director to work with leadership donors, Board of Directors and 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 Gala; leading the annual fund initiatives for the Friends of The Old Globe (donors under $2,500), and overseeing research of donors. 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 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 Public Relations Associate to work with both the media and directly with the public to promote our Arts Engagement and production programs and engage with audience members about the work of the theatre. Ideal candidates will have excellent writing, proofreading, and administrative skills and experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, and Photoshop. Candidate must be able to multitask in a fast-moving environment and be a self-starter. Qualifications include a BA or equivalent or 1-3 years PR-related experience and/or training; flexible schedule allowing for evening and weekend events; theatre or arts-related background a plus. Bilingual Spanish is preferred. Full-time position with benefits. Send cover letter, resume, and writing samples (press releases preferred) to HR@TheOldGlobe.org with PR in the Subject line of your email.
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.
Experienced backstage crew needed for Summer season productions. Applicants should have experience with backstage operations, specifically props and scenery handling. Applicants must have complete availability Tuesday through Sundays during the rehearsal and performance period. Salary is $15.00/hour. Please send a cover letter and resume with “Run Crew” in the subject line, HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe seeks skilled carpenters for scenic construction for spring and summer positions. 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 essential. Applicants must be able to demonstrate high-quality wood and metal construction skills; and be proficient in a wide range of scenic construction techniques. 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. Please send a cover letter and resume with “Carpenter” in the subject line to HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe seeks candidates for a summer season Draftsperson. Responsibilities include drafting (AutoCAD), engineering, and some project management. Candidates should have knowledge of scenery construction and a high degree of skill in AutoCAD. Please provide drafting samples with your submission. Send letter, resume, drafting samples to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate “Draftsperson” in the subject line of your email.
The Old Globe, a three-theatre, year-round professional theatre company producing 15 or more productions annually, is looking for a hospitable and attentive person to work part-time in the Theatre's Gift Shop. Duties include interacting with patrons, cashiering, and closing. The Gift Shop opens prior to performances and stays open through show intermissions. Available shifts are Wednesday and Saturday evenings and Sunday Matinee (afternoon); a typical shift being three and a half to four hours. Pay starts at $11.50/hour. Send cover letter and resume to HR@TheOldGlobe.org. Please indicate “Gift Shop” on your cover letter, resume, and subject line of your e-mail.
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. Must be able to pass a background check. Email HR@TheOldGlobe.org.
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.