Work With Us
We are currently taking applications for the following technical positions:
Lyric at the Civic Center (TARZAN, THE KING AND I, THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, BIG RIVER):
- Sound Engineer
- Carpentry Apprentice (high school students)
- Electrics Apprentice (high school students)
- Sound Apprentice (high school students)
- Costume Apprentice (high school students)
Lyric at the Plaza (THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, LYRIC'S A CHRISTMAS CAROL):
- Master Electrician
- Props Designer (ROCKY only)
- Properties Crew
- Follow Spot Operator/Electrician
- Wig Crew
- Technical Internships and Apprenticeships are available
Please send a cover letter and resume to John Fowler. Include in your cover letter which job(s) you are applying for.
If you are interested in sharing your time and talents with Lyric in other areas, read below for ways you can get involved!
Lyric operates year-round and has full and part-time internships available throughout the year (fall, spring, and summer).
The Lyric Understudies are made up of men and women, ages 21-40, who cultivate a love of theatre and a passion for Lyric in the Oklahoma City community. Social events and volunteer opportunities are planned throughout the year and coincide with Lyric productions. Membership is open to anyone 40 and under who enjoys a night out with good food, friends and excellent theatre. Check out The Understudies' newest philanthropic event, Broadway & Brew, debuting April 12, 2013 at the Myriad Botanical Gardens.
The Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma Associate Board fulfills a vital purpose for the organization. This group plans several events throughout the year, including opening night parties, holiday celebrations, and the renowned Lyric Indian Taco booth at the annual Festival of the Arts. The Associate Board also assists in donor-related events, such as the nightly reception at the Civic Center during Lyric's summer season.
Thelma Gaylord Academy Parent Support (LAPS) is made up of the dedicated parents of Lyric's Thelma Gaylord Academy students. The parents play a vital role in the success of the students, providing essential support in preparing for Academy classes and final productions. Scenery, costumes, props, event-planning, program printing, fundraising boutiques...you name it, and LAPS does it.
Ushering at the Plaza
Lyric uses volunteer ushers for all performances at the Plaza Theatre. If you would like to volunteer for a non-profit organization AND see a show, contact Kurt about ushering at the Plaza, via email.