Arkansas’s only professional Shakespeare company seeks a Paint Charge for our 2019 repertory season.

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.

The job dates are 05/11/19 – 06/26/19. The pay is $2500, plus housing.

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. Contact Rebekah Scallet, Producing Artistic Director.

About Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre

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.

In 2019, Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre presents THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, MACBETH, GUYS AND DOLLS and a Family Shakespeare adaptation of ROMEO AND JULIET that will tour across the state. These productions are all rehearsed and will be presented in repertory.