Overview

Job Dates

May 17, 2022 – August 6, 2022

Pay

$565 per week, plus housing provided by APT

American Players Theater is currently seeking applicants for the position of Scenic Artist.

This staff member will assist the Scenic Charge Artist in executing the finishing and painting of props and scenery for a repertory season of 5 plays in APT’s outdoor Up the Hill Theatre (1090 seats) and 3 plays in APT’s indoor Touchstone Theatre (201 seats). Experience with outdoor theater and/or repertory theater is preferred. Most work happens in an indoor paint shop with natural light, with occasionally outdoor work, when required.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
– Assist in the finish texture, treatments, carving, and painting of all scenery and property pieces, front and back, as assigned
– Other duties as assigned

American Players Theatre is a fully COVID-19 vaccinated workplace. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment.

At the time of this job posting, American Players Theatre is operating under the current Actor’s Equity Association Safety Rider. Our COVID Policies and Protocols continue to change as the pandemic changes and we have successfully produced live performances since May 2021.

Currently masks are required in all shared common spaces on property, including shops and rehearsal rooms, with the exception of actors while acting. Audience members over the age of 12 will need to present proof of vaccination or negative test to enter the theatre and are required to be masked at all times indoors. Testing, as required by Actor’s Equity Association, is done for all employees working onstage and others interacting closely with them. Employees must stay home if they are sick or displaying symptoms of COVID.

Interested applicants should send a PDF resume with references, and photographs of work samples (or a link to the same) to Michael Broh at apm@americanplayers.org. Please include Scenic Artist in the subject line.

APT is committed to creating an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

To apply for this job email your details to apm@americanplayers.org