BPA seeks skilled scenic carpenter


About the project and the company

BPA is looking for an experienced and skilled carpenter to assist with scenic builds for one or all of the remaining productions in our 2019/2020 Season; Fun Home, Pride & Prejudice and Macbeth.

BPA’s team of theatre professionals work with volunteer cast members from Bainbridge, Kitsap, Seattle and beyond to produce professional quality, well supported and attended shows in our 245 seat facility on Bainbridge Island. Bainbridge is a beautiful 35-minute ferry ride from downtown Seattle and the theater is a short walk from the dock. BPA produces five Mainstage shows a year, including a summer Shakespeare production at nearby Bloedel Reserve, and house The Edge Improv, Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and BPA Theatre School. Please see our Facebook page; www.facebook.com/BPAonline as well as our website; www.BainbridgePerformingArts.org for more information about our organization.

Reports to: Technical Director

Hours: Contract, Flexible Hours- some evenings, and weekends

Upcoming productions:

Fun Home- build February 24 – March 6, 2020

Pride & Prejudice- build April 13-24, 2020

Macbeth- build June 8-18, load-in June 29, 2020

BPA is a 501 (c)(3) organization and non-equity performance center. For more information about BPA and our programs, please visit www.BainbridgePerformingArts.org

Job Description

Assisting TD / Scenic Designer with technical drawings of scenic elements Assisting TD with construction of all scenic elements ensuring design, safety, budget, and schedule requirements are met Being on site for scenic build (schedule to be determined by TD) and strike after the last performance

Required Qualifications

2 years experience with theater scenic construction preferred Must be proficient with all shop tools

Desired Qualifications

Computer drafting software and skills are a plus

Additional information
Preferred method of submission


Pay Rate

Compensation: $800-$1200 per production honorarium

Audition location

Bainbridge Island KITSAP

Submission instructions

Please email resume and photos of previous work with the subject heading “Master Carpenter” to rschug@bainbridgeperformingarts.org

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