Job Dates
05/12/18 – 06/24/18

$2500, plus housing flat fee

Arkansas’s only professional Shakespeare company seeks a Paint Charge for our 2018 repertory season.

AST is housed on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Each summer, AST offers full productions of a range of Shakespeare’s works, as well as other plays and musicals that help fulfill AST’s mission to entertain, engage, and enrich the community.

The 2018, Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre presents WINTER’S TALE preformed outside on the University of Central Arkansas Campus. HENRY IV PART ONE and MY FAIR LADY presented in repertory at UCA’s Reynolds Performance Hall. A family Shakespeare adaptation of MUCH A DO ABOUT NOTHING that will tour across the state.

The Paint Charge will be responsible for the painting of all shows with assistance from two dedicated paints interns as well as additional support from scenic and acting interns. Applicants should have knowledge of a variety of scenic painting techniques including texturing, distressing, carving, and aging. They will also be responsible for maintaining the safety and cleanliness of all paint areas. A BA or BS in technical theatre plus professional theatrical experience is preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume that includes contact information for three current references, as well as samples of past work or a link to a current portfolio.

Rebekah Scallet
Producing Artistic Director


To apply for this job email your details to rscallet@arkshakes.com