Hennepin Theatre Trust

Hennepin Theatre Trust, owner of the historic Orpheum, State and Pantages Theatres, is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to arts-inspired community cultural development. We achieve our mission by presenting a rich mix of live performances, creating inspiring arts education experiences and advancing a thriving Hennepin Avenue cultural district in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Trust’s activities include presenting Broadway touring productions and the related Broadway Confidential series, concerts, comedy, speakers and other variety entertainment plus educational initiatives including our Spotlight Education programs for high schools and the Access Program.

Hennepin Theatre Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity, M/F/D/V.

Development Officer

Hennepin Theatre Trust is seeking an full-time Development Officer to help further the mission of the organization. This position is responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding major gifts for Hennepin Theatre Trust. The role reports to the Director of Development and works closely with other development staff, program directors, leadership, other team members, the board and community volunteers. The Development Officer works primarily with individuals to determine their philanthropic interests, and close appropriate gifts in support of our mission’s fundraising priorities.

Contract Position – Public Art Project Manager

The Public Art Project Manager is a full-time contract role that will temporarily manage the execution of the Trust’s programming plans for our Placemaking & Public Art department. This includes managing the activation of our two primary programs: Made Here and 5 to 10. Work may also include assignments related to the Hennepin Avenue Reconstruction. The role will manage two of the Trust’s employees and oversee the program, working closely with the Director of Placemaking & Public Art to ensure the program’s outcomes are met or exceeded.

Part-Time Bartender

Reporting to the Event Manager, the primary role of the Bartender is to deliver exceptional customer service while responsibly providing concessions service to guests of 900 Hennepin. The Bartender is responsible for bar preparation, over all cleanliness, shift sales reconciliations, and end of shift clean up. The Bartender must deliver high-quality service using proper food and beverage handling best practices. The role is also responsible for ensuring we are not over serving nor serving anyone underage.

Part-Time House Manager

Reporting to the Event Manager, the primary role of the House Manager is to deliver an exceptional guest experience while overseeing assigned events at 900 Hennepin. The House Manager is responsible for the overall operation of assigned events and for making sure our client’s desired outcomes are met by ensuring service teams (bartenders, caterers, musicians/djs, etc.) are meeting or exceeding expectations and that events run smoothly by directing resources and, when needed, assisting in completing tasks. The House Manager must be able to coordinate events, both big and small, simple and complex. The role must be able to quickly build trust with the client and respond to client’s needs in a timely, friendly fashion. In the absence of the Event Manager or Operations Manager, acts as the primary point of contact for client, guests and service team.

Historic Theatre Group

Historic Theatre Group, LLC is contracted by Hennepin Theatre Trust to manage the State, Orpheum and Pantages Theatres. Historic Theatre Group’s typical areas of employment include administration, back and front-of-house, booking, box office, concessions, finance, group sales, maintenance, and venue management. They also periodically hire part time box office sales associates, ushers, maintenance technicians, and bartenders.

Usher (Part Time), Historic Theatre Group, LLC

Historic Theatre Group, LLC is now hiring part-time Ushers for the Front-of-House team. We are looking for service-driven individuals who enjoy the field of hospitality. This position is the main contact for most of our guests and is charged with the responsibility of making them feel welcome as they enjoy the varied entertainment programming our three unique theatres provide. Night and weekend availability is essential.

Part-Time Bar Manager, Spectrum Catering

Spectrum Catering is seeking a Part-Time Bar Manager for Concession Operations at the Orpheum, State, and Pantages Theatres.

The Bar Manager will be responsible for overseeing all concession-related operations, including holding pre-shift staff meetings, overseeing and assisting bartenders, collecting and counting monies, and filing nightly reports.

Part-Time Maintenance

Our maintenance team is responsible for Custodial Services during events at the State, Orpheum and Pantages Theatres. The qualified candidate should be prepared for interaction with management personnel and theatre guests and have the ability to work well as a team and independently and to work quickly and efficiently.