Employment and Auditions

Stage Management Internships

South Coast Repertory is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in all areas of its operation.

Employment Opportunities


MARKETING INTERNSHIP (Digital Archiving) – South Coast Repertory seeks an intern to assist with the digitization of the company’s archives. The Archives Intern will help with the inventory and digital archiving of SCR’s historic files to support a growing online database. This internship is unpaid; it may qualify for credit dependent upon university or college requirements. The work may be of interest to students studying or majoring in library science, arts management, historic preservation, history or a similar field. Desirable skills include digital and paper-based methods; familiarity with digital imaging (scanning photos and printed programs); and data entry. A basic knowledge of Photoshop and FileMakerPro is helpful. Submit letter of interest and resume to tania@scr.org. SCR values diversity in all areas of its operation.


SOUND TECHNICIAN/SOUND OPERATOR – South Coast Repertory seeks a staff Sound Technician/Operator for its 2015-2016 Season. Primary responsibilities for this position are programming and mixing/operating sound during technical rehearsals and performances. Other responsibilities include assisting the Sound and Video Supervisor with plot preparation and load-ins, supervising overhire technicians, and equipment maintenance and repair. The position requires fluency with Mac, PC and standard audio programs and technologies. Candidates should have experience programming and operating QLab Audio, mixing live musicals, troubleshooting and repairing systems and equipment; they must also possess strong communication skills, and the ability to lift 50 Lbs. Qualifications include BA in Audio Production or equivalent training/experience, and at least one year experience in a professional theatrical setting. Other desirable skills include familiarity with Vocia paging/monitor systems, networking, 70 volt systems, HME/Clear Com systems, Watchout, QLab video and video projectors. This is a full time position with a 10 month seasonal contract that runs August to June. The salary is competitive, and includes year-round benefits. SCR is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages diversity in all areas of its operation. Please send cover letter and resume with references to Michele Jones, Production Office Manager: email to michele@scr.org; mail to South Coast Repertory, P.O. Box 2197, Costa Mesa, CA 92628-2197; or FAX to (714) 545-0391. No phone calls please.

Audition/Casting Information

South Coast Repertory operates its Segerstrom and Argyros Stage theatres under LORT (League of Resident Theatres) B and D contracts. The theatre also produces three Theatre for Young Audiences productions that operate under a TYA contract.
SCR casts its season on a show by show basis. Photos and resumes from Los Angeles area actors may be submitted to the Casting Director. 

Photo: Sue Cremin, Rob Nagle and Libby West in Rest, by Samuel D Hunter in 2014. Photo by Debora Robinson