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Box Office & General Information

Box Office/Theater Location
33 West Victoria Street
Santa Barbara CA 93101
Phone: 805-965-5400
Email: boxoffice@etcsb.org

Hours: Tue-Sat from 1:00 – 5:00, and one hour before curtain on performance days

Administration Office
1330 State Street, Suite 204
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: 805-965-5400
FAX: (805) 568-3806

Business Mailing Address
Ensemble Theatre Company
P.O. Box 2307
Santa Barbara, CA 93120

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Auditions

General auditions for both Equity and non-Equity actors are held every summer. (In-person auditions are currently on hold.) For further information, please sign up for the mailing list.

Work With Us

Current Openings as of 2/23/2021

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary Type: Competitive

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY of Santa Barbara seeks an experienced General Manager. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, work well under pressure, and possess a positive and creative energy. This position serves to keep the company running smoothly and is the go-to person for staff and the public. Responsibilities include contract fulfillment, arranging artist travel and housing, serving as point of contact with outside vendors, and processing payroll. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the GM may also act as the company’s Health and Safety Supervisor, which oversees compliance with new health and safety protocols. Experience with union contracts and basic operations of theater management preferred. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, QuickBooks, and Tessitura a plus. This position is a senior staff member reporting to the Artistic and Managing Directors, full-time with benefits, including vacation and participation in company’s health and pension plans. Email a cover letter, and resume to: artisticdirector@etcsb.org.

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary Type: Competitive

 

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY of Santa Barbara seeks an experienced Director of Marketing and Public Relations. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, work well under pressure, and possess a positive and creative energy. Responsibilities include development of annual marketing and sales strategies; overseeing creation and distribution of season brochures, programs, print and digital ads, press releases, e-newsletters and other marketing materials; expanding our social media presence; website maintenance; and creating new forms of community engagement and audience development. Requirements: minimum four years arts marketing experience, preferably in theater, and excellent communication, writing, and computer skills. Experience with Tessitura a plus. This position is a senior staff member reporting to the Artistic Director, full-time with benefits. Email cover letter, writing sample, and resume to: artisticdirector@etcsb.org.

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary Type: Competitive

 

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY of Santa Barbara seeks an experienced Production Manager. ETC produces five main stage shows per season in its state-of-the-art 300-seat venue. The venue is rented to other organizations throughout the year. Responsibilities include supervision of full-time technical director and master electrician, engagement and supervision of overhire, pre-production scheduling and budgeting, facility management and consultation with facility renters, acting as liaison between artistic team and technical crew, and ensuring compliance with safety regulations. Requirements: experience in production management, excellent organizational and communication skills, understanding of all aspects of production including carpentry, electrics and sound. During the COVID period, we have repurposed our venue as a film studio, so some knowledge of video technology and streaming platforms is helpful. Due to the nature of professional theater, working on periodic nights and weekends is required. Position is full-time year-round. Benefits include vacation and participation in company's health and pension plans. Please email resume to artisticdirector@etcsb.org.

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY of Santa Barbara seeks an experienced Lighting and A/V Supervisor. Position manages all the Lighting, Sound and Video related elements for all company productions, rentals, and events, schedules and supervises training of all over-hires for installation and operational requirements, requests bids and purchases materials in consultation with the Production Manager, Designers, and Director, optimizes all electrics department workflow, ensures facilities and equipment are in excellent operating order, and guarantees that material resources are available on a timely basis. Position works closely with multiple designers and the Production Manager to make certain that designs are realized in a timely and cost-effective basis. Flexibility and positivity are key. Due to COVID-19, ETC will be engaging in video and live-streaming, and experience in those areas is helpful, but not required. Position reports to Production Manager and is year-round, full-time with benefits, including vacation and participation in company health and pension plans. Due to the nature of professional theatre, periodic evenings and weekends are required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. To Apply: Email resume to productionmanager@etcsb.org.

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY of Santa Barbara seeks an experienced Box Office and Customer Relations Manager.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, works well under pressure, and possesses a positive and creative energy.  The Box Office Manager represents ETC and sets the tone of responsive customer service for all theater patrons.  Responsibilities include overseeing all box office operations, including the hiring and training of box office staff. The position will also be responsible for building and maintaining all events within the Tessitura Ticketing Database, as well as coordinating and executing the season package rollout. Requirements: Experience in sales and customer service, exemplary interpersonal skills, and excellent computer skills required. This position reports to the Director of Marketing and Public Relations and is full-time with benefits. Email cover letter, writing sample, and resume to: artisticdirector@etcsb.org.

 

New Play Submissions

ETC does not accept manuscripts through the mail. We do, however, accept electronic scripts with play synopses and character breakdown, via email only to info@etcsb.org. Please note that you will receive a response only if we have further interest. Please do not follow up via phone or email.

ETC Shop Services

ETC’s production team has a fully functional scene shop capable of fabricating for theatrical needs and other events. If you are interested in having ETC fabricate for your next show or event, please contact the ETC production manager at productionmanager@etcsb.org for available build slots. 

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