Work at Actors Theatre

Who We Are

A Brave Space

We seek to create a truly brave space where diverse identities, ideas, cultures, and opinions are cultivated. We are committed to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in all areas of its work, including its productions, casting, recruitment of staff and  apprentices.

All Are Welcome

We strongly encourage applications from women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, and others who demonstrate a commitment to equity and social justice.

Work With Us

Current Openings


The Carpenter works as part of the Sets Department team to construct, transport, set up, run, change over and strike all sets used during the Humana Festival.

Director of Development

The Director of Development leads strategy development and supervises the planning,
implementation, and evaluation of all fundraising programs, including special events.

First Hand

The First Hand will assist in the pattern making, cutting, construction, fitting, alteration, and refurbishment of costumes for every Mainstage, Holiday and Humana Festival production.


The Stitcher is responsible for constructing, altering and refurbishing costumes for every Mainstage, Holiday and Humana Festival production.


What's Onstage

See our lineup of plays and performance schedule.

About Us

Founded in 1964, Actors Theatre is home to the Humana Festival of New American Plays and is the state theatre of Kentucky.