Texas Shakespeare Festival
Kilgore, TX

Expires: 02/05/19

Job Dates

May 17 - July 31 , 2019


$3,500 stipend / $350 travel / double dorm housin

Properties Artisan
May 17 arrive / July 31 depart

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

To serve as the Properties Artisan for a repertory season that includes AS YOU LIKE IT, BORN YESTERDAY, OTHELLO, INTO THE WOODS, a children's show, and other auxiliary shows.

$3,500 gross pay (minus taxes and 7.25% retirement contribution / will be hired as a part-time employee with Kilgore College)

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

Minimum Requirements: Advanced skills in woodworking and welding. Advanced skills in molding + casting, paint finishing techniques, and paper projects. General knowledge of period style. The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, safety conscious, and a team player with at least one year of professional experience in properties and construction, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Responsible for:

Assisting the Props Master in construction or acquisition of all properties for the four-show rotating repertory season, childrens show, and auxiliary shows; performing all duties within the parameters of the allotted budget and production schedule; serve on the properties running and change-over crew; participating in opening night discussions; assist with full company strike on July 29th and July 30th.

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: 10/05/2018 14:32:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/02/2018 17:41 EST

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