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Director of Development

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Oklahoma’s leading professional theatre, is seeking a Director of Development (DoD) to join our team and oversee all fundraising aspects for Lyric Theatre, a 501c3 non-profit organization. This position is a vital member of the senior staff working closely with the Managing Director, the Producing Artistic Director, and Board of Directors.  The DoD creates and executes a comprehensive development strategy that includes corporate, individual, foundation and government funding as well as Trustee support. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual with front-line fundraising experience and a track record of creating successful development campaigns. The DoD is responsible for 1.7 million dollars in revenue and supervises two full-time staff members: the Development Officer/Special Events Planner and Development Coordinator.  

Business Manager

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Oklahoma’s leading professional theatre, is seeking a Business Manager with 5+ years’ experience in a financial management. This position is responsible for maintaining the daily accounting and financial controls of Lyric Theatre. Working with the senior staff and the Finance Committee of the Board, the Business Manager helps provide financial insight, short-term and long-term financial analysis, and works with the leadership team to assure ongoing sustainability. Responsibilities include: payroll processing, accounts payable/receivable, annual budgeting, monthly forecasts, preparation for annual audit, providing financial reports for funders, cash flow management and maintaining strong internal cost control. The Business Manager reports directly to the Managing Director and works collaboratively with the entire staff to maintain a healthy financial environment. Proficiency in QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel is required. This position is ideal for an energetic, detail-oriented professional who is eager to be a part of a dynamic, fast-paced and beloved Oklahoma City institution. 

House Manager

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Oklahoma’s leading professional theatre, is seeking a House Manager to be responsible for the smooth operation of the house during the run of the show. The House Manager oversees all public areas of Lyric’s Plaza Theatre, ensuring that the experience of each patron is safe and enjoyable. This position is perfect for someone who is quick on their feet, calm under pressure, trustworthy, and a great team member. The part-time House Manager must be able to manage a team of volunteers and ensure an optimal patron experience.

Assistant Technical Director

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Oklahoma’s leading professional theatre, is seeking a year-round, staff Assistant Technical Director. The Assistant Technical Director will support the scenic construction and other needs of Lyric’s shows in multiple venues, including the Plaza Theatre and the Thelma Gaylord Performing Arts Theatre.

Spring 2019 Show Crew Positions

We are accepting applicants for our pool of theatrical technicians to work our upcoming productions in the Spring 2019, including CURIOUS GEORGE AND THE GOLDEN MEATBALL, GIRLFRIEND, and BRIGHT STAR.

Positions to be filled are:

  • Deck Chief
  • Deck/Properties Crew
  • Lighting Programmer
  • Light Board Operator
  • Spot Light Operator
  • Audio Engineer
  • Audio RF Technician
  • Changeover Overhire – Carpentry, Electrics, and Audio

Interested applicants should submit a resume with references to PRODUCTION@LYRICTHEATREOKC.ORG.


Lyric operates year-round and has full and part-time internships available throughout the year (fall, spring, and summer). Internships are available in the following administrative departments:

  • Marketing / Box Office
  • Education
  • Artistic/Casting (We currently have all 2018 Summer Artistic/Casting Intern Positions Filled.)

Please email Beth@LyricTheatreOKC.org unless job description states otherwise with a cover letter and resume, detailing what department(s) you are interested in working. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

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November 23 – December 24

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