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Our mission is to celebrate the complexity of our shared human experience.

We envision a world awakened by the wonder of theatre.


Belonging: Portland Playhouse works to be radically inclusive onstage and offstage. We serve together. We rise together. We lead with kindness.

Gratitude: We are here by the grace and generosity of our community. We honor, join with, and are guided by those who came before us as well as current and future generations.

Courage: We challenge the status quo; we take risks. We listen and learn with an openness to change.


Front of House Associate


Job Title: Front of House Associate

Reports to: Events & Front of House Manager
Commitment: 10 – 20 hours per week (subject to # of FOH shifts)
Position Type: Hourly, Part time
Compensation: $17/hour
Main purpose of job is to create a welcoming environment at the Playhouse for guests, artists, staff, and the general public. Assist theatre patrons with checking in at the box office, seating and support volunteers. Serves as the point-of-contact for the Playhouse during performances.

The hours for this position are typically 6pm – 10pm Wednesday – Saturday and 12:30-4:30pm on Sundays depending on play length. There are additional shifts at various different times.

All shifts will be booked according to your availability.


Application Instructions

To apply, email a single pdf of your resume and cover letter to In the subject line include the name of the position for which you are applying and reference where you heard about this position.


Please email if you would like to be considered for auditions, or to submit your headshot/resume, or if you have any questions about casting at Portland Playhouse.

Interested in Getting Involved?

We are always looking for volunteers as well as apprentices, crew members and corporate partnerships.

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