Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Milwaukee, WI

Expires: 10/31/18

Job Dates

Fall 2018 to May 2019


$80.00 per week

Milwaukee Repertory Theater is currently seeking an Emerging Professional Resident in Casting for the 2018/2019 season.

The Casting EPR will assist the Casting Director in all elements of the casting process, including organization of auditions, scheduling appointments, researching talent, and working as a monitor/reader for auditions. This individual will offer administrative and creative support primarily for casting 2018/19 New Play Development workshops, Rep Lab 2019, the 2019/20 season, and the 2019/20 cohort of Acting EPRs. The Casting EPR will also work closely with the 2018/19 Acting EPRs, supporting the development of their resumes, online profiles, and audition videos/reels.

1. A minimum of two years in a theatrical setting, preferably with some working knowledge of arts administration Two of more years of relevant experience
2. A passion for creating art in a major regional theater environment
3. An eagerness to work in a collaborative, mission-driven organization
4. Strong administrative skills and attention to detail
5. An ability to think about the work both critically and creatively
6. A broad and inclusive worldview that respects the multiplicity of experiences in society today

The standard work week will be Monday through Friday, with hours dependent on variable needs of the Casting office. Some evening and weekend work will be expected.

Housing/Transportation: All EPRs are housed in two/three bedroom apartments at the UWM Kenilworth Apartments. Each Resident has their own room and shares a common area/kitchen/bathroom with one to two other EPRs. Internet/cable and all utilities are included. Monthly bus passes are provided to all Residents.

How to Apply:
To apply, please submit the following materials in one pdf document via e-mail to Frank Honts, Casting Director and Director of Emerging Professional Residency, using the contact information provided:
Current Resume
Three (3) References (including each References title and email/phone contact information)
Written responses to the following questions:
(1)At this point in your career, why do you seek an Emerging Professional Residency in Casting?
(2)Why do you specifically seek an Emerging Professional Residency with Milwaukee Rep?
(3)What do you feel you could contribute to Milwaukee Rep?
(4)In your opinion, what is the role of theater in our society?
(5)What are your future goals?
(6)As you look at the Mission and Core Values of Milwaukee Rep, what speaks to you most as an artist? as a person?

Mission and Core Values can be accessed at:

Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and the position will remain open until filled. Top candidates will be invited to participate in an in-person or Skype interview.


Emily Hill

Hr Generalist



(414) 224-1761

Fax: (414) 224-9490

Business Address

108 East Wells Street

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Posted: 10/03/2018 11:44:47 EST

Last Updated: 10/03/2018 15:00 EST

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