Paid Stage Management and Crew, indoor season 17-18

Ohio Shakespeare Festival seeks Stage Management and run crew positions for the following performances. Please email your interest and applicable experience to

All positions paid, stipends vary based on difficulty of show, personal experience, travel distance, and availability.

The Stage Management position for MUSKETEERS is filled.  The Dramaturgy/Assistant Director position for CHARLES III is filled.


    1 Assistant Stage Manager

    1 backstage run crew

CAMELOT, December 1-17:

    1 Stage Manager

    1 Assistant Stage Manager

    1 Sound board op (including wireless mics)

    1 Light board op

    1-2 backstage run crew

SCAPIN, March 2-18:

    1 Stage Manager

    1 Assistant Stage Manager


    1 Stage Manager

    1 Assistant Stage Manager

    1 Light/Sound board op

    1-2 backstage run crew


Unpaid Internship Opportunities Include:

Assistant Directors, Assistant Costume Design, Assistant Production Managers, Dramaturgy 

OSF Newsletter: Year in review

Thanks & thanks & ever thanks.

You have been a HUGE part of this successful first year at Stan Hywet and Greystone Halls.  Read the first of our OSF Family newsletters below to see the art you helped make possible.

Your support for live, classic, local theatre cannot be overstated, and we hope you'll consider continuing sponsorship of Ohio Shakespeare Festival during our exciting 2017-18 season.

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OSF Newsletter: Final Weekend COMEDY

Three more performances!

 Comedy of Errors closes April 30. 

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"Chaos and comedy reign supreme...González is a maters of physical comedy and comedic timing." -West Side Leader

"Perfect timing, pacing, and rhythm...the company illuminates what is significant and vital in the Bard’s work and this vibrant production is a testament to that."

Audience testimonials:

"Go see it as soon as possible!" -Emily D.

"Awesome...HYSTERICAL!" -Cat R.

"...a wonderful performance! There are four kids in the front row tonight who can't stop talking about it." -Stephanie I.

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Seeking Stage Manager and Carpenter for summer work

Ohio Shakes is seeking a Stage Manager for the summer shows, 10 weeks beginning June 6, $150/week. This person would Stage Manage AS YOU LIKE IT and Assistant Stage Manage WINTER'S TALE. Rehearsals are typically 7-10:30 weekdays and Sundays and noon-5pm on Saturdays, Monday AEA day off. $150/week. See website for performance schedule. Please do not apply if you have tech week or show conflicts.

We are also looking for a skilled carpenter to help build the set in June and strike one week in August, with a couple pick up weeks in July. $300/week, 7 weeks total. Needs daytime availability.

There is a potential that these positions could be combined, too, if someone wanted to turn it into full-time summer work, June-August. 

This work takes place primarily outdoors.

Send applicable resume to Looking to hire ASAP.