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Virginia Repertory Theatre is a nonprofit, professional theatre company and the result of the 2012 merger of Barksdale Theatre and Theatre IV. With a budget of $5 million, four distinct venues, an educational touring arm, and an annual audience over 550,000, Virginia Rep is the largest professional theatre and one of the largest performing arts organizations in Central Virginia. We are dedicated to the development and production of new plays, and we seek outside producing collaboration to insure the play has a life beyond its development and production at Virginia Rep.

Open: Education Assistant
Listed 4/24/2017

Available Immediately

The Education Assistant is a full-time salaried position reporting to the Education Manager.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Planning, coordinating, and implementing creative drama/theatre educational programming for preschool and elementary school students
  • On-site coordinating for spring break and summer camp programs, overseeing day-to- day activities, scheduling, responding to parent questions, and maintaining camper records
  • Representing Virginia Rep’s children’s programming at selected community events
  • Providing administrative support to the education department as needed
  • Additional projects as assigned

This is an entry level position. A full list of specific job responsibilities will be shared upon interview scheduling.

Ideal candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in theatre, education or a related field; experience in and passion for working with children; a level of comfort with improvisation and character development during creative drama lessons; and an understanding of theatrical performance and a desire to connect theatre with other subject areas through arts integration.

Submit resume, cover letter, salary requirements and three references to:

Lisa Kotula, Manager of Administrative Affairs
lkotula@virginiarep.org

No phone calls please

Virginia Rep is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Marketing Associate
No longer accepting applications

Position will be filled from the pool of applications we have already received.

The Marketing Associate is a full-time salaried position reporting to the Director of Communications.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Support the marketing efforts of the theatre for all mainstage productions, touring shows, and educational programs
  • Coordinate design, distribution, and deadlines of all print collateral, ads, and playbills
  • Maintain media and digital analytics
  • Strategize and maintain all social media
  • Manage Marketing Intern
  • Use Tessitura software daily for list management, sales reports, etc.
  • Maintain positive patron communication and foster customer service and community engagement

A full list of specific job responsibilities will be shared upon interview scheduling.

Ideal candidates should have 2 years job or internship experience in a relevant field, a passion for the performing arts, professional social media experience, and strong communication skills. Experience with Tessitura and adobe suite a plus.

No phone calls please

Virginia Rep is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Filled: Artistic Assistant
Listed 3/28/2017




Resume on File

If you'd like to be considered for future employment opportunities, we keep resumes on file. Resumes should be submitted to Lisa Kotula, Manager of Administrative and Corporate Affairs, at lkotula@virginiarep.org.