Current Opportunities at Bard on the Beach

Thank you for your interest in working at Bard on the Beach, Western Canada’s largest Shakespeare Festival. We work with an annual budget of over $5 million and welcome over 100,000 patrons per year. Now entering our 28th Season, the Festival offers Shakespeare plays, related dramas, and several special events from June through September, and educational programming year-round. Our two large theatre tents are located on Vanier Park's magnificent waterfront, offering views of the ocean, the North Shore mountains and downtown Vancouver.

Please see below for a list of current positions. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


There are currently no opportunities in Administration. 


Apprentice Stage Manager

The Apprentice Stage Manager will assist the Production Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager in the effective running of rehearsals and performances of the BMO Mainstage Theatre. Other Bard on the Beach specific tasks, assigned by the ASM or SM, will also be required.

To Apply: Please send your cover letter and resume to Please include the position in the title and address it to the attention of Mark “Sparky” Lawrence, Production Manager, by February 24, 2017.


Bard on the Beach General Auditions will be held on March 27 & 29, 2017 for our 2018 Season. For more information on auditioning for Bard on the Beach, please click here. Deadline to submit is Tuesday, February 28 at 5pm