Work @ DTC


Dallas Theater Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

 

 

 

ASSOCIATE GENERAL MANAGER (posted April 2, 2014)
 

SUMMARY

The Associate General Manager is responsible for the preparation and monitoring of the artist expense budgets as well as the negotiation of artistic department-related contracts, as assigned by the General Manager (GM).

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 
  • Prepare and monitor artistic component of the production budgets

  • Negotiate and execute artist, royalty, casting, commissioning, and co-production agreements, as assigned

  • Handle all union matters including interface with LORT Counsel and union representatives on matters of union compliance

  • Execute rental agreements with outside parties

  • Work with the GM to draft and/or review various contracts

  • Oversee the General Management Department Budgets to include monthly forecasting and cash flow projections

  • With the GM, develop expense budgets for future fiscal years

  • Perform additional duties as assigned by General Manager

 

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • Organizational ability and attention to detail, including accuracy with numbers

  • Ability to complete a large volume of work with a high degree of accuracy

  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and balance multiple tasks simultaneously while understanding immediate needs for accomplishing urgent matters

  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality

  • Professional, courteous manner, high energy, and an eager, positive attitude

  • Broad understanding of all aspects of non-profit theater operations

  • Extensive computer knowledge, including significant spreadsheet skills

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully negotiate contracts

  • A sense of humor

  • Some evening and weekend work may be required

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EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience in producing in the performing arts

  • Supervisory experience

 

COMPENSATION

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and excellent benefits package will be provided.

Dallas Theater Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.  Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to jobsearch@dallastheatercenter.org.


 

 
 
PRODUCTION CLICK TO ENTER OUR POOL OF CANDIDATES

Whether at our Production Facility or one of our world-renowned venues, the professionals working in Production at Dallas Theater Center are constantly challenged by a unique and dynamic work environment, and the award-winning visiting artists and designers that work with us.  If you are looking for an exciting and fulfilling role at one of this country's leading regional theaters, then this is a perfect opportunity for you.  

Candidates for all disciplines should have a dynamic approach with the ability to be proactive, resourceful, and flexible in a collaborative, fast moving environment.  

Click the link above to apply to our pool of candidates for the following departments:

  • Carpentry
  • Rigging
  • Automation
  • Paint
  • Props
  • Stage Operations
  • Stage Management
  • Lighting/Electrics
  • Audio
  • Video/Projections
  • Costumes
  • Wardrobe
  • Production Management

* This application link is NOT for any currently open position.  

**No direct emails or phone calls, please.


 

 
TEACHING ARTISTS (posted October 16, 2013)
 
Dallas Theater Center seeks highly skilled, creative teaching artists to join our nationally recognized Education Programs for Part Time/Seasonal Employment in the 2013-14 season. Teaching artists are primarily employed in our Project Discovery program. Through Project Discovery, we work with nearly 40 Title 1 Eligible high schools in the Dallas and North Texas region, distributing 1,000 free tickets per production to teachers and students and providing free busing, free teacher development workshops around each show, and free pre-show workshops for students. Students attend evening performances along with our other patrons. They arrive 90 minutes before curtain to participate in a Teaching Artist-led, hands-on workshop related to the production they will see.

We offer a competitive hourly rate and scheduling is part time and flexible. Interested applicants may send cover letter, acting/directing resume, teaching resume and references to Mara Richards.

No phone calls or Tweets, please.
 
 

 


Artistic internships

There are no artistic internship opportunities currently available at DTC. Please check at a later date -  new opportunities may become available. 

 


 

Stage Management Observers

Dallas Theater Center seeks Stage Management Observers for our 2013-2014 season. SM Observers will assist the Stage Management staff and have the opportunity to observe and participate in DTC rehearsals and tech rehearsals. This is a volunteer position and it is best suited, but not limited, to those interested in pursuing Stage Management as a career. Appropriate applicants may seek professional internship credit with his/her current college or university (as appropriate). There are multiple openings for this position. Scheduling is part time, flexible and may be short or long term, but a commitment is required. Dallas/Fort Worth locals are encouraged to apply as housing is not provided.  Résumés, references and cover letters may be sent to Eric Tysinger. No phone calls, please.


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