Pope Professional Apprenticeship Program

Apprentices have been hired for the 2019-2020 season!

The Phoenix Theatre Company, a LOA LORT D Theatre and Arizona’s largest professional regional theatre, has hired all apprentices for its 2019-2020 centennial season. 

Located in the heart of the Central Arts District and close to downtown, our beautiful 14-acre campus includes three theatres, a restaurant and bar, rehearsal halls, administrative offices, and costume, scenic, prop, lighting and paint shops,all on one site. We produce a wide range of theatre, from full-scale musicals to comedies, dramas, and original new work. Our community outreach programs have gained national attention. With an $8 million annual operating budget, and entering our 100th season, we offer nine to twelve diverse productions every season as well as a growing Festival of New American Theatre.

The Phoenix Theatre Company produces shows in both a 378 seat proscenium space and a 237 seat black box space, for a jam-packed, versatile season. 

To be considered you must have a Bachelor’s degree in theatre and must be seriously seeking a career in the theatre arts.  Approval is based on a cover letter/resume, interview and 3 references.  Please make sure your cover letter states which department you are applying for. 

This is a full season program. Apprentices are provided free private housing and a weekly stipend for your volunteership.

Applications are currently closed and will reopen in the spring of 2020 for the 2020/2021 season.