Business resume for theater

Last updated, January 2023

Clever Enough, Owner and founder, Summer 2018 to present
Producing and directing shows and overseeing all aspects of them
Costume and sound design
Fundraising and overseeing a budget
PR

PSU Department of Theater Arts, Publicity Team, Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 (Theater PR class)
Created extensive media contact plans
Wrote, edited and distributed press releases and other publicity documents
Created, edited and distributed posters and other publicity items
Recruited, hired and supervised workers, House Management and ushering, updated social media
Set up rooms for use, set up displays, event planning, scheduled and attended meetings
Correspondence (email, phone, texts, in person), performed heavy research and data gathering

Portland Center Stage, Outreach Coordinator (part of a team), 3/11 to 6/11 (Senior Capstone)
Planned and coordinated events for the public to promote the upcoming show
Gave group presentations to arts organizations
Attended meetings, took minutes, heavy research

Portland Actors Ensemble, Grant Writer (part of a team), 6/10 to 8/10 (Senior Capstone)
Prepared grant applications
Conducted heavy research
Served as liaison between the theater and grant makers, attended meetings and took minutes

Portland Center Stage, Teleservices Associate, May 2009 to June 2009 (give or take)
Made cold calls to previous ticket buyers (attempting to sell season packages)
Updated the database
Learned about the company and the upcoming shows

BroadArts Theatre, Grant Writer/Fundraiser, 8/08 to 12/08 (Internship)
Prepared grant applications, prepared in kind donation requests
Distributed posters and flyers, attended meetings, took minutes, did event photography
Served as liaison between the theater and funders

Education:

Bachelor of Arts, Theater Arts with a Minor in Women’s Studies, Portland State University.
AA Degree, Theatre Arts, Los Angeles Valley College, and Occupational Certificate in Theater
Career Diploma, Photography, Penn Foster Career School

Additional qualifications/Achievements:

Advanced in Word, Outlook and Google Suite
Intermediate in WordPress, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, Constant Contact, Beginner in Photoshop
Proficient in Mac and Windows, typing 70 WPM
Seven years of clerical experience, eight years of customer service experience
Completion of the class Starting a Nonprofit with Portland Community College online Ed2go
The following workplace trainings at PSU: Supporting International Students, Keeping Equity in Mind, Practical Application of Equity Strategies