Work with Us

The Richmond Shakespeare Festival is supported by a team of talented volunteers, apprentices, and mentoring professionals.  We’re always looking for interested (and interesting) professional and amateur actors, set and costume builders, makeup artists, designers, and ushers.

Actors may learn about current audition schedules HERE

Anyone interested in volunteering, interning, or apprenticing should email us HERE.  If you volunteer, intern, or apprentice with us, we will match you with a professional mentor who will help you practice and improve your craft.  We have specific and exciting educational opportunities available for volunteers, interns, and apprentices in:

  • Theatrical construction and scenic design
  • Lighting design
  • Props management
  • Costume design and construction
  • Theatrical makeup and effects
  • Stage managment
  • Fundraising and development
  • Marketing
  • Non-profit management
  • Community outreach

If you have any questions, please contact our Box Office at