Texas Shakespeare Festival
Kilgore, TX

Expires: 02/05/19

Job Dates

May 15 - July 31, 2019


$4,500 stipend; $350 travel; single occupancy dorm Contact for Details

Properties Master
May 15 arrival / July 31 departure

To apply send resume, with cover letter specifying area of interest, and three letters of recommendation.

$4,500 gross pay (minus taxes and 7.5% retirement contribution / will be hired as a part-time employee of Kilgore College)

Single occupancy dorm housing / $350 travel / 14 meals a week

Minimum requirements: Bachelor's degree; prefer at least an MFA candidate with at least one year of professional experience. Supervisory skills required.

To serve as properties master for a four-show repertory that includes AS YOU LIKE IT, BORN YESTERDAY, OTHELLO, and INTO THE WOODS; and a children's show.

Responsible for:

Will work closely with the Scenic Designer in the construction, or acquisition of all properties for the for the Festival season

Will assist with the organizing and maintaining the properties budget, build and deadline schedule

Will supervise the properties department: consisting of the scenic designer, properties artisan, properties carpenter; assistant properties artisan, and a properties intern (the painting intern will assist in the properties shop when not needed in the paint department).

Will organize and serve, as needed on Properties running crew.

Will serve on Festival change-over crew

Will participate in opening night discussions

Will assist in the full company strike on July 29 and 30.

The Texas Shakespeare Festival, a not-for-profit, non-Equity, summer repertory company is dedicated to providing an opportunity for theatre artists to work in an environment that is both nurturing and humane and one that creates a spirit of trust, collaboration, and mutual respect.

"...indisputably the best Shakespeare festival in Texas." Austin American Statesman



Raymond Caldwell

Artistic Director



(903) 983-8117

Fax: (903) 983-8124

Business Address

1100 Broadway

Kilgore, TX 75662

Posted: 10/04/2018 12:36:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/02/2018 17:44 EST

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