Join our team of theatre professionals

The Public Theatre is an award-winning Equity theatre producing 5-6 shows per season. Each production takes a team of people to pull it off. If you love the arts, theatre, and enjoy working with motivated creatives, we want to hear from you!


Open Positions


The Public Theatre is seeking resumes from New England based COSTUME, LIGHTING, and SET designers for our 2021-22 Season (Sept – June).

Designers are engaged show-to-show and paid a flat fee.

Send letter of interest, resume, and references to:

Christopher Schario, Artistic Director
31 Maple St.
Lewiston, ME 04240

or email Christopher Schario

Actors, please visit our Audition page.

Volunteers, please visit our Volunteer page.

The Public Theatre is a 315 seat Equity theatre in Central Maine. We operate under an SPT (category 9) contract with AEA. We have been voted “Best Theatre in Maine” seven years in a row by Down East Magazine Reader’s Choice Poll.

Please recognize our Season Underwriters

Austin Associates, CPA
Maine Magazine
Platz Associates
Sun Journal - 175 years!

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The Public Theatre

31 Maple Street
Lewiston, ME 04240

Business: (207) 782-2211
Tickets: (207) 782-3200