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Asheville Community Theatre values and welcomes diversity in its workforce, and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all individuals based on job-related qualifications and the ability to perform a job.  ACT does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, religion, race, skin color, age or disability in any of its activities or operations.


There are no jobs posted at this time.

If you would like to be considered for an artistic position (director, music director, choreographer, designer) for a future Mainstage or Tanglewood Youth Production Class show, please email your resume to Chanda Calentine. We look to hire people within the WNC region, and do not provide stipends for travel or lodging. We are accepting resumes on a rolling basis to include in our files, and will contact you should a position become available.

Productions in our 35below season are proposed by and produced by individuals from the WNC region. We accept proposals for our 35below season March 15-May 15. Please check the 35below page on our website for more information.


ACT is a volunteer-driven theatre where everyone is welcome! If you’re enthusiastic about learning a new skill or sharing your talents with us, we’d love to have you!

We hold Volunteer Orientation sessions throughout the year. Sessions usually last about one hour. Upcoming orientations are:

  • November 12, 2019: 7-8 pm
  • March 10, 2020: 7-8 pm
  • May 5, 2020: 6-7 pm
  • September 15, 2020: 7-8 pm
  • November 12, 2020: 7-8 pm

If you’d specifically like to usher, join us for an Usher Orientation:

  • March 24, 2020: 6-7 pm
  • May 12, 2020:  6-7 pm
  • September 22, 2020: 6-7 pm
  • November 17, 2020:  6-7 pm

In the meantime, please call us at 828-254-1320 (Tuesday-Friday 10:00 am-4:00 pm) or email Joshua Runkles, our Volunteer Coordinator, for more information!

Note: Asheville Community Theatre policy prohibits participation by anyone on any sex offender or sexual abuse registry to any activity sponsored by Asheville Community Theatre. The only exception is being a member of an audience of an event sponsored by ACT.


We have been able to tailor internships based on individual requirements. If you’re interested in connecting with Asheville Community Theatre about a possible internship, please email Chanda Calentine, our Program Director. Internships tend to be volunteer and can be in costumes, with our summer camp or more.