Job Opportunities

Founded in 1991, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival is a professional theatre company and the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Festival is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




PRODUCTION/ADMINISTRATION

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival will begin seeking professionals and interns to fill Production and Administration positions in late December 2015. Employment runs early May through mid-August. Resumes will begin to be accepted at that time. PSF will review all resumes until those positions are filled. Information about production and administration positions is listed here as well as on ArtSearch.

Send letter, resume, and 3 references to:

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
C/O: 2016 Hiring
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
psf@pashakespeare.org




Summer Season Casting

PSF employs Union and Non-union performers. PSF operates under a Letter of Agreement and a Small Professional Theatre Contract with Actors' Equity Association. Employment length is six weeks from first rehearsal to final performance. Longer contracts for multiple shows. Housing is provided. Audition information for the 2016 season can be found on actorsequity.org and Backstage.

Below are the dates for the 2016 Equity Principal Auditions and Equity Chorus Call. These are NON-APPOINTMENT auditions: please do not call to request an appointment. Full information for each call can be found on actorsequity.org and backstage.com.

Local (Center Valley) Equity Principal Auditions
Friday, January 15, 2016
9:30-5:30pm (Accompanist 9:30-1pm)
Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, Studio Theater

Philadelphia Equity Principal Auditions
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
10:30-6:30pm (Accompanist all day)
Walnut Street Theater, 4th Floor Rehearsal Room
825 Walnut Street, Phila, PA 19107

New York Equity Principal Auditions
Friday, January 22, 2016
9:30-5:30pm (Accompanist all day)
Actors Equity Association NYC Audition Center, 16th Floor
165 W. 46th Street, New York, NY 10036

Equity Chorus Call (Singing and Dance for West Side Story)
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Details TBD
Ripley Grier Studios, 17th Floor 10018
520 8th Avenue, New York NY

All head shots and resumes should be sent to:
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
Re: Casting
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
Or email: psf@pashakespeare.org




WillPower Educational Tour Casting

WillPower is the educational outreach program of Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. Each fall, PSF sends a company of professionally trained and experienced actors/teachers to schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware to teach workshops relating to Shakespeare and perform in a Shakespearean production. PSF employs non-union performers. Employment length is late September through mid-November. Housing is provided. Audition information is posted here as well as in Backstage. PSF begins casting for the WillPower Tour in July.

All head shots and resumes should be sent to:
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
Re: WillPower Casting
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
If you send a headshot for WillPower, please also attend a Willpower scheduled open call or submit a video audition link to: psf@pashakespeare.org