Arden Theatre Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Applicants from historically underrepresented groups in the theatre field are strongly encouraged to apply.

Open Positions 

House Manager - Part Time


Date Posted: March 20, 2023
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Position ends June 30, 2023.  Successful applicants will be considered for full-time seasonal House Manager position for the 2023-24 season.

Arden Theatre Company’s House Manager is accountable for the company’s House Management operations. The House Manager will manage the front of house and concessions, including patron safety and experience, stewardship of theater and lobby spaces, inventory and cash management, processes, and staffing. The House Manager upholds the high standard of customer service and experience that Arden patrons expect while serving the organization’s mission and goals.

Position is part time and pays, $19/hour.

Please see complete listing here.


Please email cover letter, resume, and three references to: humanresources@ardentheatre.org
Please include “House Manager” in the subject line.
No phone calls please.

Operations Manager

Operations Manager

Date Posted: February 20, 2023
Application Deadline: March 15, 2023

The Arden Theatre Company’s Operations Manager position is a full-time professional position responsible for the use, maintenance, and management of all Arden’s facility systems and support of crucial administrative operations. The preferred candidate will have a flexible work schedule, including early mornings, late evenings, and weekends. The position will oversee and maintain the HVAC, plumbing, electrical, structural, security, and other facility systems at all three of Arden’s properties.

The Operations Manager will also manage the company’s information technology systems, janitorial services, facility scheduling, and office and facility supplies. The Operations Manager will support the General Manager and other company departments by fulfilling company management duties, assisting with rentals and events, and participating in safety and emergency planning as needed.

Position is full-time/exempt and compensation is between $42,000 – $47,000/year plus benefits

Please see complete listing here.


Please email cover letter, resume, and three references to: humanresources@ardentheatre.org

Please include “Operations Manager” in the subject line.

No phone calls please.

Front of House Assistant

Front of House Assistant (Part-Time)

Date posted: September 7, 2022
This position is currently filled but we are accepting applications for future opportunities.

​Arden Theatre Company seeks part-time members for its Front of House Team to assist in the day-to-day operations of the box office, house management, and concessions. Front of House Assistants are responsible for all aspects of the customer service experience from the initial purchase of tickets all the way to the patron’s departure at the end of the show. Responsibilities can include: processing tickets, assisting with seating, distribution of accessibility equipment, and the general setup, operation, and breakdown of a concessions station. Tasks will vary depending on the needs of a particular performance and availability.

Hours range from 10am to 6pm on weekdays, to weekend and evening hours while performances are running. Must have a positive, energetic attitude, ability to multitask, strong customer service skills, basic computer knowledge, and a sense of humor.

Previous box office or front of house experience preferred; knowledge of Audience View is a plus but not required.  The Arden is an equal-opportunity employer.

Employment is part time seasonal. Part-timers are expected to work an average of 15-25 hours per week, based on need and availability. Starting rate is $15.00 per hour.

Anticipated start time: End of September, early October. The season will conclude in late June 2023.

How To Apply

Send cover letter and resume demonstrating relevant experience to humanresources@ardentheatre.org. Please reference “Front of House Assistant” in your subject line.  No phone calls please.