Careers at PSFT


The Port Stanley Festival Theatre is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, without regard to age, disability, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation or gender identity.  The Port Stanley Festival Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with AODA/IASR guidelines. We are also a Dementia Friendly Facility as well as a Rainbow Registered organization. Should the successful candidate require any provisions of accessible formats and communication support or information to perform the tasks listed above in the Job Description, please notify the Production Manager in writing.


Strike & Load-In Crew 

  • Season Dates: May – September 
  • Rate: $18/hour, minimum 3-hour call. Transportation coverage not included 
  • Efficient worker with time management skills comfortable in a team environment, and following instructions with minimal supervision 
  • Comfortable with moderate to heavy lifting including loading-in and out via stairwells 
  • Knowledge/experience in set installation and assembly including standard building practices an asset 
  • Safety shoes required, other equipment including hardhat, work gloves and drill an asset but not required as can be provided by the theatre 


Our Mission 

Create. Inspire. Develop. Sustain. 

Port Stanley Festival Theatre is a developer of professional, live, diverse Canadian theatre.   We enhance the community experience. 

The Port Stanley Festival Theatre is a 200 seat theatre located in the former Town Hall building on the North Shore of beautiful Lake Erie in Port Stanley, Ontario. Our mandate is to produce appealing summer theatre that highlights Canadian works in drama, comedy and musical-comedy, along with other celebrated works.