Our seasonal programming includes LORT B (mainstage), LORT D (second stage), and TYA contracts, as well as workshops and staged readings. SCR casts actors who are members of Actors Equity Association with some exceptions pending cast size. Non-union talent if often cast by actors in our local community as well as former and current students of SCR's Acting Intensive Program. Current LORT-AEA & TYA Actor weekly salaries range from $575-$1010 for our stages. Interested artists can submit their headshots and resumes by email to the casting office.
Employment and Auditions
South Coast Repertory is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in all areas of its operation.
The Education Office is always considering new part-time teaching artists and office assistants. The pay ranges for each position are listed below and are based on experience. Please send your resumes to [email protected].
- Teaching Artists: $50.00 – $60.00 hourly
- Office Assistants: $15.50 – $16.00 hourly
FACILITIES/OPERATIONS ASSISTANT – South Coast Repertory seeks part-time Facilities/Operations Assistants to join the Operations team. This role is responsible for routine maintenance and cosmetic improvements for the theatre’s three stages, rehearsal spaces, production warehouse, and offices. Other duties include fulfilling meeting/special event facility requests and ensuring theatre security during non-business hours. This position is the primary closer of the building and will be required to work nights and weekends as needed. SCR is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in all areas of its operation. Position description, pay range, and application instructions may be found here
FOLLOW SPOT OPERATOR - SCR seeks a Follow Spot Operator to join our AVAAZ production team. An ideal candidate will have previous experience operating a follow spot and is comfortable working at heights in a dark auditorium. For production dates, pay range, and more information about the position, please see the full job description here.
ASSOCIATE PRODUCTION MANAGER - South Coast Repertory seeks an Associate Production Manager to be an essential member of the Production Management team. This position focuses on coordinating of departmental scheduling and supporting production budget oversight for our 8-show season, conservatory productions, summer outdoor series, and other events, working alongside the Production Manager. A great fit for this role means you enjoy collaborating with a diverse team of artists and supporting productions in all facets. Full position description, pay range, and application instructions may be found here.
PROPS SUPERVISOR – SCR seeks a Props Supervisor to join our Production team. This position leads and supervises the prop department, which includes an Assistant Props Supervisor, Props Buyer, and Props Assistant. This team is responsible for the prop and set dressing needs for our 8-show season, conservatory productions, and special events. A great fit for this role means you enjoy leading and collaborating with a diverse group of artisans and designers and can set clear expectations for project completion dates and design execution. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated prop construction, carpentry, and management experience. To be considered, please send a resume, cover letter, portfolio, and 3 references to [email protected]. Full position description, pay range, and application instructions may be found here
SCENIC CARPENTER – South Coast Repertory seeks Scenic Carpenters to be an essential member of the production team working with exciting directors, designers, and our experienced staff over a 12 show season that includes new works, festivals, youth conservatory and a summer outdoor repertory. Applicants should have a BA in theatrical construction or equivalent training and a solid understanding of scenic construction methods and best practices. They should be self-motivated, a team member, and able to maintain a positive attitude. Full position description, pay range, and application instructions may be found here.
PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER - South Coast Repertory is seeking experienced AEA Stage Managers for our 22/23 and upcoming 23/24 seasons. SCR’s seasonal programming includes LORT B (mainstage), LORT D (second stage), and TYA contracts. Current LORT-AEA & TYA Stage Manager weekly salaries range from $765-$1205. These positions are hired on a per project basis. To apply, please email your resume to [email protected].
COSTUME SHOP OVERHIRES – The costume shop is continuously accepting applications for multiple roles. These part-time, temporary positions are filled on a show to show basis, which can vary from two to eight week engagements. Please note housing is not provided for these roles. The pay ranges for each position are listed below and are based on experience. To be considered, please email your resume to [email protected].
- Stitcher: $17.00 – $20.00 hourly
- First Hand: $20.00 – $22.00 hourly
- Cutter/Draper: $22.00 – $25.00 hourly
- Tailor: $25.00 – $30.00 hourly
- Crafts: $18.00 – $22.00 hourly
TICKET SERVICES REPRESENTATIVES - Passionate about the arts? South Coast Repertory seeks friendly, outgoing individuals to join the Box Office team as a part-time Ticket Services Representatives. Engage with patrons about our season, facilitate their ticketing needs, and uphold SCR’s high standard for customer service. Be part of a creative, fast-paced, collaborative environment with training provided. Must be equally confident serving customers in-person and over the phone. 15-20 hours per week with day, evening and weekend shifts available. Bilingual a plus. Minimum wage with advancement opportunities. Send resume and cover letter to [email protected]. No phones or drop-ins, please.
Photo: Marqell Edward Clayton, Joel Gelman, Gina D'Acciaro, Nicole Cowans, Melody Butiu and Daniel Bellusci in the 2019 Theatre for Young Audiences production of Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience. Photo by Debora Robinson.