Careers - Dallas Theater Center


We’re currently hiring amazing individuals looking to break a leg in one of many exciting roles at Dallas Theater Center.

Apply today and play a role in bringing a variety of next-level productions, workshops and community initiatives to the Dallas community with a rewarding career in performing arts.


Staff Electrician

An active member of Dallas Theater Center (DTC)’s Production Department, the Staff Electrician is responsible for working with the Lighting Department to implement, facilitate and maintain the Lighting Designer’s vision for all DTC shows. Additionally, the Staff Electrician is responsible for general upkeep of DTC’s lighting equipment in conjunction with the rest of the Lighting Department. The Staff Electrician reports directly to the Assistant Head of Lighting, and is responsible for effectively supporting Lighting Designers, ensuring that high artistic standards are met at all times. An ideal candidate would be someone who has experience working with a variety of different lighting equipment, is a strong hands-on learner and feels comfortable working with a team or independently.

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Accounts Payable and Payroll Specialist

The Accounts Payable and Payroll Specialist reports to the Director of Finance and Operations. This position is responsible for managing accounts payable and payroll. This role will have a hybrid work schedule, with the option to work remotely Monday and Friday and required to work on-site Tuesday through Thursday or as directed by immediate supervisor. Hybrid status is subject to change.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position, which is eligible for overtime. This position includes a full benefits package, optional enrollment in medical, dental, and vision insurance, DTC-paid life insurance, voluntary life insurance and 403b programs, complimentary tickets, and generous paid-time off. Some nights and weekends will be required as needed throughout the season.

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Dallas Theater Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.


Dallas Theater Center accepts applications for production overhire positions year round. Resumes are kept on file and qualified individuals are contacted as needed. Resume and other materials for these Production positions can be sent to


Non-Production applications sent to this address will not be accepted