Geva Theatre Center
Rochester, NY

Expires: 09/20/17

Job Dates

open now, full-time


Competitive, commensurate with experience per week

Geva Theatre Center, the regional theatre leader in Western New York with LORT B + D stages, seeks applicants for Costume Shop Manager. Under the supervision of the Director of Production, job duties will include: Provide leadership and management to the Costume Shop staff, Serve as primary contact with guest designers, Manage all Costume shop facilities, equipment and resources, including labor, Collaborate with Wig and Wardrobe Supervisor on the care of all costume items, Serve as primary shopper/buyer, shipper/receiver for the department and provide other administrative duties as required, such as completing credit card purchase logs, maintaining accurate running budget totals, completing annual performance reviews with staff. Candidate must have advanced knowledge of professional theatrical costume construction techniques and period style for clothing and hair. Candidate will be responsible to coordinate both incoming and outgoing rentals with other theatres and commercial vendors. Candidate must be an excellent communicator and able to both collaborate and work independently. A positive attitude, good work ethic and attention to detail are essential to this position. All applicants need to be able to lift 30lbs, be physically active and be familiar with the work processes of a professional theatre that produces and presents up to 20 projects per season.

This is a full-time position, starting as soon as possible. Full benefits; salary commensurate with experience. Please complete the online application form here: http://www.gevatheatre.org/work-at-geva/ Please also include a cover letter, resume and references with the application form. Geva Theatre Center is an equal opportunity employer.


Matthew Reinert

Director of Production

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Business Address

75 Woodbury Blvd

Rochester, NY 14607

Posted: 06/16/2017 12:15:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/06/2016 23:00 EST

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