Ashland has multiple opportunities being offered at the current time. Please scroll all the way through the page to see all available opportunities.

Staff Positions

Ashland Production is currently seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Managing Director.



The Managing Director (MD) partners with the Artistic Director/Founder in executive leadership of Ashland.  The Managing Director leads the business aspects of the organization with a focus on fund development, financial management, non-profit management, strategy and operations - in support of Ashland’s Mission and Vision.

The position is Exempt, Full-Time, and at will. Hours and schedule are flexible and will require evenings and weekends in the course of donor cultivation and event appearances. Compensation is negotiable and dependent on experience.



We are seeking a motivated, detail-oriented, and organized individual with non-profit business management experience in a youth-based organization. Experience in the Arts industry is a plus.  Strong computer skills (Patron Manager, Formstack, Quickbooks are preferable), excellent customer service, strong writing skills, and an ability to multitask and work in fast-paced environment are a must. Human resource management, proven team player, experience in revenue generation through donor programs and grants and non-profit financial understanding and reporting capabilities are required.


REPORTS TO: Board of Directors


CONTACT:  Please email cover letter, resume and references to

Education Positions

Ashland Productions is hiring education staff for it's 2018-2019 season. All positions are paid. 

Openings for the following positions are available:

  • ACT! Directors
  • Dance Instructors
  • Workshop Instructors (Improv, voice, acting, technical theatre etc.)
  • Acting Instructors
  • Voice Instructors

Applicants can apply for multiple positions and may be considered for multiple opportunities. 

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to Education Director Amanda Hestwood (; please include availability in the body of your email. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Submission deadline is October 1st but some positions will be filled beginning August 1. Contact Amanda with any questions.

TECHNICAL CREW (General app.)

We are looking for individuals to be a part of our technical teams for our featured productions.

Technical Jobs:
Lighting Assist, Follow Spot Operator, Playback Engineer, Audio Assist, Mic Tech, Backstage Crew, Assistant Stage Manager, Prop Runner, Set Assist.

Click the link below to apply to be on the technical team.

Program positions

Click the position titles below for more details and how to apply: 

Now hiring for ALL Production positions for our 2018-2019 season.  

To apply, please email Rob Sutherland, Artistic Director a copy of your cover letter and resume.  Please put the job position(s) you are interested in, in the body of the cover letter. 

volunteer positions

We are always looking for more individuals who love to help out. Below you will find some of our jobs that need doing from time to time. If you're interested in helping out at Ashland, please click the "I WANT TO VOLUNTEER" button at the bottom to fill out our form.  

Volunteer Jobs:
Ushering, General Office Work, Marketing, Audition help, Working Backstage, Set Building, Costumes, Lighting, Sound & many more! 

Thank you for considering donating your time to Ashland Productions!