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Employment Opportunities

Any currently available positions at People's Light will be listed below.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT 
People’s Light is an equal opportunity employer. We work to cultivate a deep and wide reach in order to connect with prospective employees who have varied experiences and skills, a collaborative attitude, and the capacity and desire for growth.

NON-DISCRIMINATION HIRING POLICY 
People’s Light seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to create an antiracist, socially just, and inclusive presence in Chester County and our surrounding community. People’s Light does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. Applicants from populations historically underrepresented in the theatre field are strongly encouraged to apply.

Internships

COVID-19 Update:

Our usual summer internships are suspended in 2021.

  • Short-term job shadowing and/or virtual conversation with a professional in your chosen field may be available.
  • Students seeking a Fall 2021 or Spring 2022 part-time internship for college credit may evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • Please write an email of introduction describing your interest to and send to Kathryn Moroney, Director of Education & Civic Practice at moroney@peopleslight.org.

This page will be updated when opportunities are available for Summer 2022.

People’s Light Interns are welcomed into our company’s work, and quickly incorporated as invaluable contributors to our efforts. We seek motivated self-starters who are excited to learn by doing, to observe many facets of a robust regional theatre’s daily activities, and to bring their curiosity and drive to any task set before them.

Internship opportunities often include:

Development
Dramaturgy
Education
General Management
Special Events
Production

  • Casting

    If you are interested in auditioning for People's Light, here's what you need to know: People’s Light is a LORT D theatre. We maintain a resident company of over 20 actors, but we also cast some Equity and non-Equity roles from outside the company. For consideration, submit your headshot/resume to casting@peopleslight.org or by mail to:

    Erin Sheffield, General Manager
    39 Conestoga Road
    Malvern, PA 19355

    Upcoming Audition Opportunities:

    Youth Auditions for A Christmas Carol 

    We hold annual Equity Principal Auditions (EPAs, or “generals”) at People’s Light and in New York City.

Volunteers

People's Light is seeking volunteers!

Volunteer candidates are energetic, hardworking, and team-oriented. As a volunteer you will primarily serve as Greeter, Ticket Scanner, or Usher during our productions; however we do have various opportunities throughout other areas of the theatre. Everyone is required to attend a Volunteer Orientation and Training before they begin volunteering, in order to be fully integrated into our Volunteer Guild. If you are interested, or would like more information, please fill out this form. We look forward to working with you!

Script Submission

We do not accept unsolicited scripts at this time.