Auditions & Jobs
LBO is seeking a motivated Box Office/Marketing Associate who is enthusiastic, career minded, and possesses a strong work ethic and a commitment to teamwork. This position reports to LBO’s Marketing Director and is responsible for assisting with the development of various marketing programs and collateral as well as monitoring the daily inputs of our CRM and ticketing software.
Responsibilities : Position reports to Director of Marketing and Communications
Program Ad Sales
Primary point of contact for all program ad sales
Primary point of contact for group sales initiatives
Box Office – AS Needed for show support
Primary point of contact for patron support and ticket sales
Provide excellent ticket services and customer service on the phone and at all events associated with LBO productions and outreach
Assist in managing patron list segmentation for mailing distributions and sales channels
Complete input of single ticket sales and subscriptions into ticket software
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated experience working in sales, customer service, or marketing team environment
Strong organizational and follow-up skills
Above average desktop computer skills with experience in Pages, InDesign or MS Excel, Word, Publisher, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience with at least one year experience in sales/marketing
Ability to multi task, familiarity with project management software
Ability to work under pressure and under deadline
How to Apply
To apply, please email a resume and a cover letter to the Director of Marketing and Communications, at [email protected]. Write "MARKETING/SALES ASSOCIATE" in the Subject Line.
LBO is seeking Stage Managers to join us for an adventurous season! Stage Managers must be team oriented, knowledgeable, experienced, quick, good humored, and project oriented individuals.
Those applying for the position should:
- Have 3-5 years of Professional Stage Managing Experience
- Previous Opera or Musical Theatre Background Preferred
- Read Music Proficiently
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Proficiency with standard office and business software
- Full Availability for the Rehearsals & Performances
- Have a Valid Drivers License
- Have Reliable Transportation
Positions are paid. Send a cover letter and resume in PDF to [email protected] with the subject line "SM interest: (last name)." No phone calls. No faxes.
Audition announcements will be posted on the LBO website and will be sent to agents. Auditions are held only for specific roles in upcoming productions. LBO is not able to offer private auditions to singers who are passing through Southern California and wish to be heard for future consideration. If you would like to be considered for an audition, please send us a link to a YouTube or other video selection of your work to [email protected]. If you have management, and wish to be considered for a specific role in a production announced on our website, ask your manager to contact LBO about that role at [email protected]. Please note that at this time LBO does not hold general auditions.
SUBMISSIONS OF NEW WORKS
If you are a composer who would like to have a work taken into consideration for production at the Long Beach Opera, please submit the following: Cast and orchestration, a comprehensive synopsis of the work, describing the action by scene and a sound or video recording via YouTube or another format where we can determine whether your work may be a match for our artistic vision. If we are interested we will contact you and request further materials. Please mail materials to:
Long Beach Opera
3029 E. South Street, 2nd Floor
Long Beach, CA 90805
Please follow the steps described above, and do not mail scores unsolicited as we will not have the time to review them