STAFF OPENINGS: CO-ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
The Passage Theatre is seeking a Co-Artistic Director to lead alongside Managing Director Daniel Washelesky and Co-Artistic Director (currently Interim Artistic Director) Grace Bolander. A small, yearly stipend is available, and the position requires roughly 3-5 hours of work per week. We are looking for an excellent communicator and collaborator who is excited to have a major role in growing an up-and-coming Chicago theater.
In any industry but especially in creative communities, it is necessary to have a wide range of experiences and perspectives. We are eager to expand our staff and the community we serve and we strongly encourage BIPOC artists to apply.
Attend staff meetings (1-2 monthly)
Work closely with Co-Artistic Director and other artistic staff to choose all programming
Develop the company’s artistic vision
Collaborate with artistic personnel including staff members as well as directors, playwrights, designers, and performers for individual shows
Act as public spokesperson for the company at events and elsewhere
Report to board of directors on artistic activity
No prior experience necessary. We are looking for candidates motivated by a passion for growing an emerging theatre company and joining an artistic family.
Application due Friday, August 21. Please submit your resume and cover letter to with “Co-Artistic Director” in the subject line. Applicants will be contacted if additional information is required or an interview is requested.