The Heritage Theatre Festival is accepting applications in all departments for its 2018 Summer Season.

We are seeking skilled scenic artists for our upcoming 2018 summer season. Positions include Charge Artist, Assistant Charge Artist, and Scenic Artists.

Heritage Theatre Festival’s paint shop is fully equipped with a paint frame that accommodates full size drops, scrims, and translucencies. We stock our shop with Rosco scenic paints and have many tools including pneumatic and P-50 sprayers. The paint shop is located within the scene shop, with room to expand work space into the three theatres within the Drama Building.

Pay is hourly starting at $7.25/hr. Housing is provided for out-of-town company members.

Dates range from May 29th-August 5th.


We will be interviewing qualified candidates starting in February and continuing until all positions have been filled.

Send cover letter, resume, and phone numbers/email addresses of three references to: Heritage Theatre Festival Attn: Chris Rybitski, Email: HeritageTD@virginia.edu.
Please format as a PDF and name the file “Name_ Resume” or “Name_Cover Letter”.

Visit heritagetheatre.virginia.edu for more details.

The University of Virginia will be participating in the SETC job fair on March 8th-10th in Mobile, AL. Please come interview with us.

Hope to hear from you soon!

Chris Rybitski

Technical Director

Heritage Theatre Festival

P.O. Box 400128

Charlottesville, VA 22903-2446


To apply for this job email your details to HeritageTD@virginia.edu

About Heritage Theatre Festival

As the professional summer theatre hosted at the University of Virginia by the UVA Department of Drama, Heritage Theatre Festival's mission is: (1) to offer an immersive professional theatre experience, where UVA faculty, staff, and students work alongside both professional artists and community members, and (2) to present an annual summer festival of musicals, classic works, and new plays for our local Charlottesville, Albemarle, and UVA communities.