JOB OPENINGS

Job opportunities are listed as they become available.

ABOUT THE GAMM THEATRE:

Founded in 1984, the non-profit Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre is proud to tell stories that entertain, provoke, and engage seriously with the most important issues of our time. The Gamm further serves the public with educational programming that enriches the cultural and civic life of our community. The Gamm is a regionally recognized, award-winning theater and a proud member of New England Area Theatre (NEAT), a bargaining unit of the Actors’ Equity Association.

TEACHING ARTISTS & THEATER EDUCATORS

The Gamm Education Dept. accepts applications for our teaching artist & theatre educator positions on a rolling basis. Positions are part-time/as-needed and hourly. Ideal candidates will have previous teaching experience, especially in the Rhode Island public school system, and a specific area of interest or training in the performing arts. Experience with Shakespeare is a plus. 

We are always accepting applications to keep on file as openings arise.

 

Please provide a resume and cover letter to Kate Hanson at 

kate@gammtheatre.org

CONCESSIONS STAFF & BARTENDER, PART-TIME, SEASONAL

The Gamm Theatre seeks a Concessions Staff & Bartender to be a vital part of our theatergoing experience for Season 37. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance The Gamm’s brand as a regional destination for provocative, professional theater. Reporting to the Concessions Manager, this position is fast-paced and fun. The staff will work with administration, box office, house management, and production. This position requires being self-motivated and ability to work independently. 

 

HOURS & COMPENSATION:

Hours: Shift schedule, varies per production run

Compensation: $15 Shift pay plus tips

Free tickets for each show 

Season starts: September 30, 2021

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sell and serve concessions (snacks and sandwiches) and beverages (non-alcoholic, coffee/tea, beer, wine, and mixed drinks) to patrons before the show and during intermission.

  • Set-up the concessions area and breakdown after each shift.

  • Handle money and sales transactions, both cash and credit; reconcile cash drawer before and after each shift.

  • Restock the concession fridges, food displays, and supply areas.

  • Handle food items and serve to patrons, following food safety guidelines.

  • Communicate with house and stage management to ensure all guests are served at concessions and then seated in the theater in a timely manner.

  • Remove trash and recycling after shifts and keep concessions stand and areas clean and tidy.

  • Represent The Gamm in a professional, friendly way and offering the best customer service to The Gamm’s patrons, staff, artists, and volunteers.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Previous bartending and concessions/customer service sales experience.

  • Valid TIPS certification.

  • Must be able to lift at least 10 pounds and be comfortable standing for long periods of time/working on feet.

  • Strong organizational and communication skills.

  • Proficiency in using an iPad.

  • Covid-19 vaccination.

  • An outgoing, friendly personality.

  • General interest in theater is a must.

  • A sense of humor!

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send letter of interest and resume to Caraline Conner, Concessions Manager, at caraline@gammtheatre.org. Applications without a letter of interest will not be considered. The Gamm Theatre is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building a diverse, equitable environment. All are encouraged to apply.

VACCINATION STATUS CHECKER/TICKET SCANNER, PART-TIME, SEASONAL

The Gamm Theatre seeks vaccination status checker/ticket scanner to be a vital part of our theatergoing experience for Season 37. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance The Gamm’s brand as a regional destination for provocative, professional theater. Reporting to the Box Office Manager, this position is fast-paced and fun. The candidate will work with administration, box office, house management, and production. This position requires being self-motivated and the ability to work independently. 

 

HOURS & COMPENSATION:

Shift is one hour per performance

Requirement of a minimum of two shifts per run of a show

Compensation: $45/Shift plus a pair of tickets to the show

Season starts: September 30, 2021

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Check patron’s vaccination status (or verify negative COVID test) as a requirement of entering the building. 

  • Enforce mask wearing as an additional requirement of entering the building.

  • Once status is confirmed, scan patron’s tickets or direct them to the box office.

  • Communicate with house and stage management to ensure all guests enter the building in a timely manner.

  • One hour commitment, 6:45pm to 7:45 pm for evening shows and 1:15pm to 2:15pm for matinee shows.

  • Represent The Gamm in a professional, friendly way, offering the best customer service for  Gamm’s patrons, staff, artists, and volunteers.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Pervious customer service experience strongly desired

  • Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination.

  • An outgoing, friendly personality.

  • General interest in theater is a must.

  • A sense of humor!

HOW TO APPLY:

Please send letter of interest and resume to Shannon Carroll, Director of Business & Operations, at shannon@gammtheatre.org. Applications without a letter of interest will not be considered. The Gamm Theatre is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building a diverse, equitable environment. All are encouraged to apply.