west edge is seeking talented and driven theater professionals to join us for our 2017 Festival as we do guerilla opera at west oakland's abandoned train station. Apply at jobs@westedgeopera.org

production manager

July 1 through August 25.  The right candidate for this job will establish quick and easy lines of communication with all members of the technical staff. The Production Manager will coordinate with the Director of Operations and Technical Director on all aspects of the production from rehearsals to load out. Manage props, procure equipment and supplies, manage pit setup and placement, and support the technical staff as needed.

Assistant stage manager

July 5 through August 20.  Assist the stage manager with organization, maintaining the prompt score, organization of props and sets, and all of their other duties. Must be able to follow a musical score in order to cue singers and on stage moves. Attendance at all rehearsals and shows is required.

Head of Wardrobe

Be in charge of dressing and costume changes, coordinate laundry and cleaning, repair and maintain costumes. Must have availability on dress rehearsals and show days.

Wardrobe assistant

Assist the Head of Wardrobe during shows and rehearsals with all of their duties.

bar manager

Manage a team of volunteers to set up our outdoor concessions and pavilion area, check IDs and serve free beer and wine to patrons, connect patrons with their box meals.

Summer internship program 2017

We are seeking talented and committed students to intern at West Edge Opera during the summer. High school and college students are welcome to apply.

Areas of focus: stage management, facilities management, lighting, costumes, makeup, and set construction.

Our 2017 Festival will consist of three operas, staged at an abandoned train station. All sets, chairs and equipment need to be brought in, set up, and completely removed by the end of the shows.

This is a great opportunity to get hands-on experience creating an exciting production with a growing company.

Please send your resume to jobs@westedgeopera.org for consideration. Or call us at 510 841-1903. We’ll get back to you!