Work in Illinois Jobs

Illinois Job Link Logo

Job Information

Illinois State University Front of House Crew Illinois Shakespeare Festival 2021 in Normal, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: General SummaryIllinois Shakespeare Festival is seeking to fill several part-time seasonal positions in the front-of-house operations for the Festival's 2021 season. Employment will run from (roughly) July 01 through August 13. Hours vary depending upon the position, typical hours will be approximately 6:30pm to 10:30pm Tuesdays through Sundays and 9:00am-12:00pm Thursdays and Saturdays. Must enjoy working outdoors in the summer!House Manager:Mature individual capable of solving seating problems and handling patron concerns. Must have previous experience managing the front-of-house for a theatre, supervising ushers, and maintaining schedules. Light cleaning of the theatre area and the Ewing grounds will be required.Ushers:Polite and welcoming individuals who are naturally helpful, calm, and observant of patron needs. Must be able to move up and down steps easily. Light cleaning of the theatre area and the Ewing grounds will be required.Applications will be taken until all positions are filled.Additional InformationThe Illinois Shakespeare Festival is a professional repertory theatre company that produces Shakespeare and contemporary plays in the spirit of Shakespeare every summer at the beautiful Ewing Cultural Center in Bloomington, Illinois. The Festival hires professional Directors, Designers, Actors, and production personnel and offers a variety of internships to students from Illinois State University and other colleges and universities. The Festival sells an average of 10,000 tickets per year, is supported by Illinois State University and the Illinois Shakespeare Festival Society, and is preparing for its 43rd season.