ABOUT TWO RIVER THEATER
Now in its 25th Anniversary Season, Two River Theater is located in the vibrant Jersey Shore community of Red Bank NJ. Two River is committed to creating great American theater by developing and producing work by some of the country’s leading artists. We are proud to be viewed as a vital cultural resource in the community. Through 8+ theatrical productions each year (including world premieres, musicals, classics and theater for young audiences) and 40+ annual events and audience engagement initiatives, Two River serves an audience of 50,000 annually. Two River celebrates and honors our core values of Artistic Excellence; Education and Community Engagement; Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; and Operational Excellence. Anyone who joins our collaborative and fun team quickly becomes part of putting all of our initiatives into action day in and day out. Two River Theater is under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst.
Two River celebrates and honors our core values of Artistic Excellence; Education and Community Engagement; Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; and Operational Excellence.
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.
FULL-TIME JOB OPENINGS
Associate Director of Development: Two River Theater is seeking an Associate Director of Development to join its development department. The right candidate will have experience working in all facets of a busy, fast-paced development office. The responsibilities of this position include aiding in the long-term strategy to grow contributed revenue across all channels: individual, institutional, and events; act as a liaison across departments to streamline communication and project management; and assist in developing the theater’s database to optimize it to more effectively fundraise. This position reports to the Director of Development.
Institutional Giving Manager: Two River Theater is seeking an Institutional Giving Manager to help develop and manage our corporate, foundation, and government funders. The responsibilities of this position include grant writing, managing sponsor benefits, prospect research, and cultivating institutional relationships. This position will work closely with the Associate Director of Development and report directly to the Director of Development.
Technical Director: The Technical Director leads the scenic department in the planning and execution of all shows in our season. They work collaboratively with the Scenic Charge Artist, directly supervise four full-time staff members, and are responsible for the realization of each production’s aesthetic vision in a safe and efficient way. This position reports to the Director of Production, and works closely with the Lighting, Sound, and Properties supervisors. All Two River staff members must work to create an environment in which we support our artists to do their best work.
Properties Supervisor: The Properties Supervisor is responsible for accurately and efficiently meeting the scenic and property needs of our season. This position reports to the Director of Production and collaborates closely with directors, designers, stage management, and other production department heads. All Two River staff members must work to create an environment in which we support our artists to do their best work.
PART-TIME JOB OPENINGS
Education: Two River Theater, a LORT D producing theater in Red Bank NJ seeks professionally experienced and dependable theater teaching artists for periodic outreach programs on a rolling basis. Teaching Artists will incorporate the arts in schools using the work on our stage. Applicants should have extensive experience teaching theater to grades 4-12. Experience teaching Shakespeare, as well as in-school workshops, should be noted. Teaching artists need patience, a good sense of humor, intelligence and a sincere desire to inspire and make a difference. Email photo/résumé, cover letter including philosophy on theater education, and two references to Kate Cordaro, Director of Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scene Shop Overhire: Two River Theater, a mid-sized professional LORT theater, one hour from New York City, is seeking submissions for carpenters interested in part time, over hire work. 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. Please send a résumé to Will Cruttenden at email@example.com.
Volunteer Ushers: Do you love theater? Would you like to see Great American Theater for FREE?
Two River Theater is a vital cultural resource in the community and is looking for Volunteers to join our dedicated team of Ushers.
Responsibilities & Requirements
- Available nights & weekends
- Provide patrons with a friendly and welcoming environment
- Assist patrons to their seats, including those with mobility or accessibility limitations
- Customer service skills and/or experience working with the public
- Minimum Age: 16yrs. old. Students welcome!
To Apply: Please email Front of House Manager & Volunteer Coordinator Angela White firstname.lastname@example.org expressing your interest and including where you saw this job posting. No phone calls please.
Subject line should read: Volunteer Usher
OVER HIRE WORK
Two River Theater Company always welcomes resumes for carpenters, scenic artists, props, costume, lighting, and sound technicians interested in part time, over hire work. Please send materials to Will Cruttenden (Associate Production Manager) at email@example.com.
Internships are only available in the following areas. Duration of internships vary. Please send an email with résumé and cover letter. No phone calls please.
Box Office: Gain experience in customer service and Spektrix Ticketing Software. Must be detail oriented and possess strong computer and typing skills. A friendly attitude and experience in customer service a must. Flexible schedule is a plus. Send cover letter and résumé to Michele Klinsky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CASTING AND AUDITIONS
Two River is a LORT-D, Equity theater. Auditions for our productions are by appointment only, with the exception of Equity Principal Auditions, which are posted on www.actorsequity.org.
DIRECTORS AND DESIGNERS
Résumés may be submitted to Stephanie Coen, Associate Artistic Director at email@example.com.