Work at CRT

Creede Repertory Theatre is a professional company located in southwest Colorado high in the Rocky Mountains. The Denver Post has named CRT as “among the top five theatres in the state,” USA Today has called CRT “one of the top ten theatres to see the lights way off Broadway”, and the National Theatre Conference gave CRT the Award for Outstanding Achievement in 2007. When you’re part of the CRT company, you will have the opportunity to work with other professionals from across the country in a true rotating repertory setting.

We produce seven to ten productions of diverse styles each season including musicals, comedies, dramas, classics, children’s theatre, improv, new works, and touring productions. The company arrives in mid-May and the season runs through early November. Most company members are contracted from mid-May through the end of August with some contracts running into the end of September. Our Outreach Tour company is contracted from mid to late September with the tour running into November.

Current Full-Time Openings


CRT’s Production Manager has primary responsibility for the scheduling, budgeting, staffing and execution of all aspects of physical production, including scenery, lights, costumes, props, paint, sound, and stage management for all productions, on site workshops, readings and events. CRT’s Facilities Manager is responsible for the buildings and grounds of the theatre, directing the Maintenance Employee and overseeing the upkeep of equipment and vehicles. The Facilities Manager is in charge of the Facilities budget and must negotiate with outside vendors for supplies and repairs.

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Seasonal Employment


Check in December of 2018 when we begin hiring for our 2019 season



15-25 actors are hired each season to play multiple roles.
We offer both Equity and non-Equity contracts for actors.
As part of the acting company you can expect to perform in two to four plays.



Scenic, Costume, Sound and Lighting Designers are hired for each production. In many cases designers are hired to design multiple productions.


Technical Director
Props Master

Stage Supervisor/Stage Technician
Scenic Carpenters

Props Carpenters 

Master Electrician

Sound Engineer
Costume Shop Supervisor
Costumers, Drapers, Stitchers & Wardrobe Staff




Patron Services Manager
Assistant Patron Services Manager
Three Patron Services Employees



All CRT company members are salaried positions. Inquire about weekly salary with the staff member hiring your desired position. You may opt into CRT housing for a nominal weekly fee or you can find housing on your own. Our housing campus is two blocks from the theatre and includes the Rio Grande Hotel, built in 1892 and restored in 2001, and three apartment-style buildings. All have fully-equipped kitchens and laundry facilities are available in one building.