Auditions & Employment

2020/2021 Season Auditions/Interviews

 


Please Note Hiring continues to be suspended due to the Covid-19 virus.


General Auditions in Montpelier were held Saturday, January 18, 2020.


For an audition appointment email: info@lostnationtheater.org

prep two contrasting monologues and 16-bars of song (a capella) no longer than 2 total minutes.

Find out more about 2020 General Auditions HERE


Please note that both roles in Brilliant Traces are pre-cast, and that show will not be part of the audition process.
Some roles in other shows of the season are also pre-cast.
Callbacks specifically for Ragtime will occur after LNT attends NETC's.

Find out more about the 2020 Season Here
 

Lost Nation Theater is an Equal Opportunity Employer
LNT works with AEA Actors via the Special Appearance Contract.  
Housing is provided (within walking distance if necessary) for out-of-state guest artists

 

2020/2021 Production Staff 

Become a part of our team!

Please Note Hiring continues to be suspended due to the Covid-19 virus.


Available Staff Positions:

Production Stage Manager/Stage Manager

Our Stage Managers Assist with all aspects of production, as well as properties and run crew. Assist with daily facility maintenance duties assigned. Will Serve as stage manager for between 1 and 3 mainstage productions and assist + work properties on the others. Experience with props and sewing a plus.

Lost Nation Theater is a small professional company with many positions being hybrid to work in many different aspects of the company. Rehearsal Schedule is 8 hours a day 6 days a week with the exception of tech week which will be more. In addition to mainstage performances LNT has special events and celebrations that stage management is involved in. The ideal candidate will be hard working, have an interest in props, eager to learn and work with many departments. Weekly stipend, housing provided. Non- Union. Send letter, resume, references, examples of paperwork to jobs@lostnationtheater.org 

Audience Services Manager/Associate Managing Director

Work in box office (familiarity with Patron Manager a plus), front of house/house management, assist patron and donor interaction.
Office & Company organization some marketing; and work closely with artistic directors on out reach/community relations and events>
This position was filled

 

Available Design Positions:

Several 2020 production design positions (including lighting, costumes, scenic, sound, and projections) are available!
Please Note Hiring is currently suspended due to the Covid-19 virus.

Costume Designer
LNT seeking hands-on costume designer for several shows in the season including Into The Breeches and Ragtime, as well as our youth theater production of Frozen Jr.
Most LNT shows are a combination of pulling & tailoring; sourcing; and building.

Scenic Designer
LNT seeking hands-on scenic designer for  Into The Breeches (opening May 28) and Ragtime (opening Oct 1).
Scenic designer is required to do thier own painting. (Assistance available)

Designers are hired on a per project/production basis. 

 

Available Intern Positions:

Please Note, Hiring continues to be suspended due to the Covid-19 virus.

Costuming Intern 

Interns work in supportive environment alongside professionals, assisting with all aspects of production  Intern will assist Costume Designers with all aspects of costume design, construction, and wardrobe for 2 MainStage productions and 2-3 educational productions. Opportunity for lead design on Edu shows - including Frozen Jr. As time allows, Intern may also assist House Manager with various Front of House procedures such as box office, concessions, and overseeing volunteers. Intern will also assist with daily theater maintenance.
Mid-May through August 10; possibly through to Oct 22, 2020 for right candidate. Weekly stipend, housing provided.

Excellent opportunity for college-level candidates. Send letter, resume, references, and support materials to Kathleen Keenan at: jobs@lostnationtheater.org

Stage Management Intern  

LOST NATION THEATER, an award winning small professional company, named one of the “best regional theaters in America” by the NY Drama League, is seeking a bright, energetic, self-motivated, and
ensemble-oriented artist with strong communication and organizational skills for its Assistant Stage Manager (ASM) Internship.

Interns work in supportive environment alongside professionals, assisting with all aspects of production ASM Intern will assist Production Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager with all aspects of production, as well as properties and run crew, for 2 MainStage productions. ASM Intern will also oversee and act as Stage Manager for up to 3 educational productions. Intern will also assist with daily theater maintenance. Other duties may be assigned as needed.
Experience with properties, carpentry, lighting, sound, and sewing a plus.

Mid-May through August 10, possibly thru 10/22/20 for right candidate. Weekly stipend, housing provided. Enjoy urban sophistication with small town charm in Vermont‘s Capitol, one of the “best 100 small arts towns in the country”.

Excellent opportunity for college-level candidates. Send letter, resume, references, and support materials to Kathleen Keenan at: jobs@lostnationtheater.org



 

Lost Nation Theater is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Housing is provided (within walking distance if necessary)
Please Email a resume with references and cover letter . 
Please put the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.
No Phone calls please. 

Lost Nation Theater is an Equal Opportunity Employer
LNT works with AEA Actors via the Special Appearance Contract.  

Visual Artist Volunteer

Lost Nation Theater is looking for a visual artist/illustrator to work on advertising artwork for their 2018 season. We have some amazing things to offer in return: master classes, season tickets, gallery space for exhibitions etc. Please Email digital samples of your work.

Costume Volunteers

Assist the variety of costume designers working on LNT's mainstage shows, including building/altering, organization, wardrobe/laundry, and possibly collaboration. Full Design opportunities may be available for Theater FOR Kids BY Kids productions. Contact Production Stage Manager.