Costume Shop Manager



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$50000 - $60000
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Ideal Start Date: July 2024

Florida Studio Theatre, a professional LORT D regional Theatre in Sarasota, FL is seeking a full time Costume Shop Manager.

Design experience a plus and design opportunities are very possible. This role reports to the Director of Production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supervising a full-time Assistant, intern and overhire stichers.
  • Working as shop manager to help organize workroom, Overseeing wardrobe and maintenance.
  • Budgeting for a production season.
  • Cutting and draping/patterning, stitching, and costume construction.
  • Planning work for staff, Overhire stitchers, interns and volunteers.
  • Handling of purchase orders.
  • Collaborating with Guest Designers on shopping/buying for the season. 

Strong organizational and management skills are also required.

FST produces seven mainstage shows, three cabaret shows, a Stage III Series, three children’s shows and many new play workshops annually.