Every season‚ there are openings in the Literary Office for volunteer script readers. These individuals work with the Literary Department staff to read plays submitted by agents and local writers‚ and provide detailed evaluations of each script. Script readers should have some experience in the theatre (behind the scenes‚ or in front)‚ as well as a working knowledge of theatre history and canonical dramatic literature.
To apply for a position as script reader‚ please send a cover letter detailing your interest and pertinent experience‚ as well as a resume. Please list any relevant college–level courses you have taken. Current students are welcome to apply. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Send applications to:
Script Reader Search‚ Literary Department
Huntington Theatre Company
281 Huntington Avenue
Boston‚ MA 02115