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 to the end of September. Our Outreach Tour company is contracted from mid to late September with the tour running into November.
CRT has cast our entire 2014 acting company. So check back next year!
DIRECTORS & DESIGNERS
(Scene Shop, Props, Electrics, Sound, Stage Supervisors, & Costumes)
STAGE MANAGEMENT & FRONT OF HOUSE
ON THE CRT COMPANY
The seasonal company is made up of the following positions:
Actors 15–20 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.
Designers Scenic, Costume, Sound and Lighting Designers are hired for each production. In many cases designers are hired to design multiple productions.
All production staff positions include salary and housing.
- Stage Managers Five or six stage managers are hired each season. Positions include Production Stage Manager, Stage Manager and Asst. Stage Managers. The PSM and SM positions may be offered an Equity contract.
- Technical Director
- Props Master
- Stage Supervisor/Stage Technician Oversees the daily changeovers on both stages and maintains the set throughout the season.
- Scenic Carpenters
- Props Carpenters
- Master Electrician
- Sound Engineer
- Costume Shop Supervisor
- Costumers, Drapers, Stitchers & Wardrobe Staff
- Patron Services Manager
- Patron Services Staff
The Outreach Tour Company
A Tour Manager and two actors are hired each season for the tour. These positions normally start in September and run through early November. These company members may also be part of the regular summer company.
All CRT company members are salaried positions with the exception of interns who are offered a weekly salary and course credit. Weekly salaries range from $150-$500. Housing for company members is provided by CRT. 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.