"You cannot better be employ'd."
—The Merchant of Venice

Production Administrative Assistant

Part-time, year-round position.

The production administrative assistant provides overall executive, administrative, and secretarial support to the production office of the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Hours are approximately twenty per week, with some evenings and weekends.

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Assistant Lighting director

Full-time, year-round position.

The assistant electrics director is responsible for all activities of the lighting, audio, and video department. This person will organize and provide any tasks necessary for the smooth operation of the electrics department and serve as a pivotal staff member that supports the electrics director in realizing the successful daily operation of the electrics spaces. He/she will provide assistance with the maintenance of electrics department equipment and spaces. He/she will provide assistance with rentals while guarding the Festival's interests. This position reports to the electrics director.

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Actor submissions for the 2016 season are now closed.

Please check back in July for updates on our 2017 season.

Administration and Front of House

Utah Shakespeare Festival 2016 staff positions in all administrative and front-of-house positions will be posted here as they are open for application. These non-performing positions are recruited by applications, recommendations, and interviews. Early applications are encouraged.

Contracts range from eight to twenty-weeks.

Apply for Company Manager

Apply for Assistant Company Manager


The Festival will hire orchestra musicians for its 2016 musicals. Musicians are recruited on the basis of photo, resumé, and music sample. Early applications are encouraged.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resumé, photo, and digital musical sample to musicsupr@bard.org.


Festival 2016 staff positions in all construction and backstage areas: carpentry, scenic arts, properties, lighting, hair and make-up, costumes, costume crafts, wardrobe, audio, stage crew, and stage management will be posted here as they are open for application.

Contracts range from eight to twenty-five weeks.

Apply for Stage Management Positions

Apply for Stage Crew

Apply for Costume Technicians

Apply for Properties Technicians

Apply for Lighting and Audio Technicians

Apply for Hair and Makeup Technicians

Apply for Scenery/Paint Technicians


Call us at 435-586-7880 or e-mail us at usfinfo@bard.org
Due the high volume of applications we receive, we regret that we are unable to respond personally to each applicant.

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