Work With Us

Help us fulfill our mission to bring accessible Shakespeare to life for everyone. From our cast and crew to full-time staff and interns, the Shakespeare Dallas team embodies the community we serve and represents a wide range of experiences and backgrounds.

Work With Us

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Jobs


We're seeking Assistant Stage Managers for Fall 2022 and Winter 2023 consideration!

An Assistant Stage Manager (ASM) assists the Stage Manager during all rehearsals and performance. You'll be responsible for maintaining production papers, tracking props, and taking line notes. The ASM reports directly to the lead Stage Manager. Contracts dates are TBD.

Our ideal candidate is extremely organized, a great communicator, and someone who can solve problems on the fly! Prior experience in theatrical production is required.

To apply, contact Korey Kent at kkent@shakespearedallas.org

Technicians and assistant designers can watch this page for Fall 2022 and Winter 2023 job openings.
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Internships

We've partnered with Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts to create an internship just for their students!

Responsibilities:
• Assist teaching artists and administration with all Shakespeare Dallas Summer Camps for students, grades 2-12
• Assist with administrative tasks in Shakespeare Dallas office
• Take photographs of camps and performances
• Work with Shakespeare Dallas Education Manager on other tasks as needed

Qualifications:

• Excellent organizational/communication skills
• Reliable transportation*
• Patience and curiosity
• Passion for the arts, a love of children, and a willingness to learn.
• Members of the global majority are strongly encouraged to apply.

Schedule: Internship runs June 13 – August 5, 2022 | You'll work at the Shakespeare Dallas office (1250 Majesty Dr, Dallas) and various summer camp locations in Dallas. A reliable form of transportation is a must! Rate of pay is $9/ hour, at 20 hours/ week for 8 weeks. There is no application fee.

Application requirements
• Applicants must be 16 years old as of June 3, 2022, eligible to work in the US, and return as full-time BTWHSPVA students in fall 2022.
• Current seniors are ineligible.
• Send resume and two letters of reference to lleblanc@shakespearedallas.org.

Complete internship application at: https://forms.gle/Ecwg1gwTPX3WTnGS8

Deadline is May 1, 2022. Questions? Contact Lauren via the email above.
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Auditions

Shakespeare Dallas is seeking non-equity performers with flexible daytime availability and a passion for theatre education for the fall tour of Shakespeare Unlocked!

Shakespeare Unlocked is a 55-minute, two-person play that explores Shakespeare's use of language through the intense study of works like Romeo and Juliet, Richard III, and Macbeth. Actors will travel to middle schools and high schools around the DFW metroplex on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the fall.

Pay is $75 per performance. Paid rehearsals begin in June. Actors will be double-cast for ease of scheduling. Reliable transportation is a MUST. The show is written and directed by Director of Educational Tours, Marco Salinas.

Safety: All actors auditioning for this touring production must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, this includes receiving a booster shot within the last 6 months. At this time, we will not require masking during callbacks, rehearsals, or performance. We ask that actors remain flexible and open to masking per school requirements and Dallas County guidelines.

To be considered, submit your headshot, resume, and a one-minute classical monologue to education@shakespearedallas.org by May 17th.

Callbacks will be held on May 19 and May 20 (6 - 9 PM). Members of the global majority are strongly encouraged to submit.

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Volunteer

We're seeking volunteers to serve as front gate attendants and assist guests with seating guidelines. To apply, fill out this form. Must be over the age of 16 and capable of working outdoors during a hot Texas summer. Volunteers are welcome to watch and enjoy the performance when not on task.
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Teaching Artists

We are always accepting candidates to join our team of Teaching Artists!  We require that you have a reliable means of transportation, are at least 18 years of age, and are willing to participate in a required background check. For consideration, please send resume and 3 references to: education@shakespearedallas.org

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