University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Arts, Museum, and Theater 184

STUDENT THEATER TRAINEE

Assists faculty and staff with the operation of a theatre. May be required to:

  • Usher patrons to appropriate seats
  • Complete ticket transactions
  • Construct and paint scenery
  • Distribute posters and other promotional materials
  • Maintain make-up and dressing rooms
  • Assist Director and/or House Manager
  • Perform simple backstage duties for lighting and stage during productions
  • Procure and construct theatrical properties
  • Attend training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed

Requirements:

  • Customer service and communication skills
  • May need to perform physical duties such as lifting, simple carpentry, etc.
  • May need to work nights and/or weekends