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Two River Theater is dedicated to the goal of building an equitable and culturally diverse work environment and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.

Two River Theater, a mid-sized professional LORT theater, located in Red Bank, NJ, is seeking Emerging Professionals applicants for our 2024-2025 season.

Two River’s Emerging Professionals program is a springboard for professionals at the start of their career. The program offers practical applications in multiple career fields, including: costuming, props, lighting, sound, artistic development, management and more. The season-long positions-in-residence receive weekly pay, housing, and are supported by mentors who help them learn and connect with leading industry professionals, allowing them to grow within their specific fields.


Compensation for all positions includes weekly pay of $355.20 plus local fully furnished and all utilities paid shared housing which is valued at $250 per week, calculating to $605.20 per week in total taxable compensation, equal to $15.13 an hour for a 40-hour week. This position is non-exempt and eligible for overtime pay after 40 hours at a time and a half rate of $22.70. Reimbursements may be available for travel expenses. Benefits package includes medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending accounts, generous paid time off, an employee assistance program, local business discounts, and a 403 (b) retirement plan.


Candidates should submit a cover letter (include where you saw this job posting), detailed resume, and contact information for 2-3 references to Kyle Osmon, Associate Production Manager at Subject line should read: “Emerging Professionals.” No phone calls please.

TRT is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the theater field are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.


Two River Theater (TRT) seeks an individual to fill the position of Sound and Lighting Assistant. The Sound and Lighting Assistant works closely with the sound and lighting supervisors, designers, and the sound and lighting crew, as needed. The ideal candidate is positive, self-motivated, organized, collaborative and professional. Candidates must have experience working with theatrical sound and lighting systems. Duties include working as a member of the sound and lighting crew on all aspects of hang, load-in, focus, tech notes, and strike. The sound and lighting assistant will also serve as board op, A2, spotlight op, or other positions as needed for the run of our mainstage and black box productions and rentals. Other duties include helping to maintain inventories and assisting other departments as needed. Contract dates are August 19, 2024 – July 6, 2025.