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The American Shakespeare Center employs talented and energetic arts managers in its administrative offices and at the Blackfriars Playhouse in the historic town of Staunton, Virginia.

We provide a dynamic working environment in which duties and responsibilities may change.  Our employees are flexible, responsive to shifts in the scope of their duties, and enjoy new challenges.

We offer an attractive working environment that emphasizes work/life balance with competitive compensation and benefits, including tickets to performances and the Blackfriars Playhouse and generous paid time off.

Equal opportunity employer

The American Shakespeare Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors.


The American Shakespeare Center fosters a culture that promotes work/life balance, open communication, and community.  Learn more about the Beliefs That Drive Our Actions.

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Wardrobe Manager

The successful candidate will have experience as a dresser and wardrobe maintenance. They will be flexible with the ability to work independently and as part of a team, and will be able to work successfully under pressure and meet deadlines and goals.  Candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply. Costume Shop Manager must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 before beginning work.

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