"You cannot better be employ'd."
—The Merchant of Venice
The Assistant Electrics Director supports, manages, and advises in the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s lighting, audio, and video areas. This person will help organize and conduct 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. This position reports to the Electrics Director and is responsible for the maintenance of electrics department equipment and facilities and implementing standards and procedures in the Electrics department.
The Development Associate of the Utah Shakespeare Festival is responsible for assisting the development department achieve its fundraising goals by engaging directly with donors in all phases of the fundraising cycle including prospecting, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. Activities include building and sustaining donor relationships, supporting grant application planning and execution, donor database management, fundraising event support, community engagement, prospect research, and general support of all activities related to the annual fund, as well as capital and other special campaigns. In addition, the Development Associate supports the Director of Development on all aspects of fundraising.
The Company Manager is responsible for the hospitality, arrival, residency, and departure of all seasonal company members and all education programs involving guest artists such as the Shakespeare touring production and the Shakespeare Competition. He or she assists in coordinating transportation and lodging as well as non-work related needs of all seasonal company members. He/she works directly and indirectly with the community, business leaders, Festival Board of Governors, producers, area directors, production supervisors and other Festival departments. Other tasks as requested.
Auditions for our 2019 season have been completed and casting is in process. Please check with us in late August of 2019 for our 2020 audition schedule.
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