Wardrobe Technician 40 hour (Dresser), The Royal Shakespeare Company

  • 25th August 2019
  • West Midlands
  • Full time
  • Paid (£25k-30k)
  • theatre


The work of the Running Wardrobe team backstage helps to make sure our fantastic productions run seamlessly on stage. Would you like to become part of that? We are looking for a Dresser to join us this October.

In this position you will be working on get-ins, rehearsals and performances, making sure that all dressing needs are met as efficiently as possible. You will assist with quick changes and write up and maintain costume notes as required. You will also carry out pre-show checks to ensure costumes are correctly set in dressing rooms.

To be suitable for this Dresser position you will have an excellent understanding of costume. The right candidate will also:

  • Have good experience of dressing and managing theatre costume requirements for a range of artists
  • Be a good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Be able to work to deadlines and use their initiative

This position is offered as a 40-hour, fixed-term contract for 1 year until October 2020.

This is a brilliant opportunity to be part of a busy and enthusiastic team based in Stratford-upon-Avon.

All applications should be made online using the RSC website. The closing date for applications is 25 August 2019.