Theater House Manager

  • Department: Fine Arts
  • Supervisor: Susan Harstad

Responsibilities

  • Supervise ushers.
  • Check house safety lights before and after each performance.
  • Open and close house in cooperation with stage manager as needed for each performance.
  • Seat late arrivals.
  • Count ticket stubs and record attendance.
  • Prepare, serve, and clean up intermission refreshments.
  • Assist patrons as needed.
  • Check house for debris after performances; close and lock theater doors.
  • Perform other duties assigned.

Work schedule

  • Days per week:  varies with theatre performance days and dates
  • Hours per performance
    • 5 hours for public performances (18 per year)
    • 2 hours for senior project performance (5 per year)

Minimum qualifications

  • Familiarity with the Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center and the theater
  • Previous experience in working on a Bethany theatre production
  • Excellent communication and supervisory skills
  • Available for the Bethany theatre season
  • Able to meet attendance requirements