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August 17, 2022 - September 12, 2022

Job Opportunity: Community Engagement Producer

Driven by a passion to serve its audiences in bold and innovative ways, Gateway Theatre enriches the quality of life in Richmond and surrounding communities by creating outstanding artistic offerings and by serving as a dynamic hub for the performing arts. To achieve our organizational mission and connect with the changing population of Richmond, we employ staff with eclectic and multifaceted expertise. As a group we take risks, we empower, we go beyond, we listen. We embrace difference as something that challenges our understanding and provokes our growth. So, if you won’t settle for the expected, you have found your crew. Reporting to the Director of Artistic Programs, the Community Engagement Producer is at the heart of the new programming initiatives that Gateway is undertaking: connecting the company to new communities and creating events and engagement opportunities for people in today’s Richmond. This person will lead the conception and execution of community-engaged programming, plus ancillary events designed to introduce the public to Gateway’s more traditional plays and musicals. The successful candidate will be a community-builder and a people-person, with a passion for the performing arts and an understanding of event planning. Ideally, they will have Cantonese or Mandarin language skills and a connection with the broader East Asian community. *For the right candidate, it may be possible to pro-rate the position and compensation to 30 hours per week, if that is their preference.

Please email your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the position to Barbara Tomasic btomasic@gatewaytheatre.com with “Community Engagement Producer” in the subject line. Application Deadline 9pm Sunday September 11, 2022. We thank all applicants, but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.


Gateway Theatre strives to be an equitable and inclusive workplace. We value an open and diverse community that fosters the inclusion of many different voices. We encourage applications from members of communities that have been marginalized based on sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, or identity as an Indigenous person. We welcome self-identification in your application. Please also note any accommodations or accessibility requirements in your cover letter.