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New Name. Same Passion. Broadway Center for the Performing Arts is now Tacoma Arts Live

Box Office: 253.591.5894 A non-profit organization ● Energizing community through live performance Pantages Theater ● Rialto Theater ● Theater on the Square ● Tacoma Armory

Front of House Event Staff


Front of House Event Staff

Front of House Event Staff will assist the House Manager, Event Lead, and Concessions Lead PART-TIME in developing and implementing food and beverage sales and services for Tacoma Arts Live, as well as assist in the coordination of all event set-ups and tear-downs while delivering the highest level of customer service at all times.


Open until filled.

Salary and benefits:

The position is part-time, 10-20 hours/week, DOE.


•  Work with Front of House and Stage Crew as a team to execute day of performance duties

•  Work with Volunteer Manager in managing volunteer staff

•  Accountable for concession area stocking, inventory, and cleanliness

•  Selling concessions for productions and up selling pre-sale items

•  Coordinate with presenters on any merchandise sales for an event

•  Process opening and closing paperwork specific to each event

•  Set-up and teardown event spaces

•  Changing of the marquees for Rialto and Pantages Theaters

•  Attend monthly meetings and all staff meetings


  • Must be 21 or older.
  • Have a current WA State Food Handler's Card and WA State Class 12 alcohol server
  • permit, OR be able to obtain them.
  • Be able to work weekends, evenings, and on an on-call basis.
  • Have excellent customer service skills.
  • Have at least one year of commercial food and beverage handling experience.
  • Have proven written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be able to handle extended periods of standing, walking, bending, and kneeling including lifting at least 20-50 lbs
  • Be comfortable with intermediate heights for marquee changes.
  • Have cash handling experience.
  • Be comfortable with intermediate heights for marquee changes.
  • Have computer literacy skills including knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Have reliable transportation.
  • Be organized and enjoy working with the public and as part of a team.
  • Have a professional attitude, be a team player, and work well with others.

To Apply:

Send an e-mail with resume, cover letter and three professional references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Or by mail:

Tacoma Arts Live
Attention: Gini Hawkins
901 Broadway, Suite 700
Tacoma, WA, 98402

Tacoma Arts Live is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes diversity among applicants.
Tacoma Arts Live: The non-profit Tacoma Arts Live is a leading regional performing arts center located in downtown Tacoma, WA. Tacoma Arts Live consists of three performing arts theaters, three studios, the Tacoma Armory, and Jones office building; it anchors the Broadway Theater District, a neighborhood which includes other artistic activities and enterprises. Programs at Tacoma Arts Live include musicals, theater, dance, opera, concerts, film, lectures, children's shows and other arts events performed by touring and community organizations. Attendance at Tacoma Arts Live is over 300,000 per year derived from over 1,100 event days.