Employment Opportunities

Are you looking for an exciting career in show business?


If so, come work at Circa '21! Every position at Circa '21 is part of the

show! We all work together as a team to give our guests the best

possible experience. Listed below are the positions currently available.

Below the positions currently available, you will find the many

departments in which positions are occasionally available.

If you are interested in working in show business, bring in your

resume, download an application & drop it off or fill out an application
at our ticket office located at 1828 3rd Ave, Rock Island.
You may also email your resume to dlaake@circa21.com.

Circa '21 is an equal opportunity employer!

Positions currently available:

MAINTENANCE: Circa '21 is looking for an ambitious, hardworking, maintenance
person to join our team! Maintenance workers must be knowledgeable in carpentry, plumbing, electrical and painting. This position will include lawn care & snow removal.
ust be able to lift 50 lbs. If interested in applying, either email your resume to dlaake@circa21.com or call Diane at 309-786-2667 ext. 301. Signing bonus to be paid after 90 days of employment!


AUDIO DESIGNER/ ENGINEER: Circa ‘21 is seeking a year-round theatrical
audio designer/ engineer to design sound; operate sound board with multiple wireless vocal mics; repair and maintain sound system for all Circa ’21 performances, concerts and other events in the theatre; create all SFX; coordinate audio performance tracks; create preshow audio tracks; et al. Prefer 3+ years experience in theatrical sound design and engineering experience with a professional theatre, a touring company or entertainment venue, For a complete job description or to apply, please email a letter, resume and names and contact information for at least 2 professional references to Production Manager Mike Turczynski at mike.turc.sm@gmail.com.

HOUSEKEEPING SUPERVISOR: Responsible for cleaning two buildings owned by
Circa ’21 after each show. Responsible for scheduling and managing 2-3 other staff members. Must be willing to work up to 6 days a week. Please send cover letter and resume to Diane Laake at dlaake@circa21.com.

KITCHEN HELP: Kitchen help is needed for food runners and prep helpers. Workers help plate and run food during dinner. Must be available to work late afternoons, evenings and weekends. Food Handler Certification is needed within 30 days of employment.

DISHWASHERS: Dishwashers are needed to help with meal service. Must be available day and evening shifts and weekends.

BOOTLEGGERS: Do you love singing & dancing? Do you want to be a member of one of the only performing wait staffs in the country? If so, we are casting Bootleggers!  The Circa ’21 Bootleggers come together on stage prior to every performance to perform a 12-15 minute musical revue preshow, written, directed and produced by The Bootleggers themselves.  Must be 21 or older. Covid-19 vaccination is required. Food Handler Certification and BASSETT Certification are needed within 30 days of employment. Please email a current photo & resume or questions to dlaake@circa21.com.

TICKET OFFICE: We need customer-oriented people to assist patrons with reservations. Candidates will possess good computer knowledge and customer service skills Must be available to work evenings and weekends.

BUSSERS: Dining room help is needed to seat guests and bus tables. Our bussers assist the Bootleggers to give our customers a great dining experience. Bussers keep tables clean, take away used dishes, and help fill drinks in a friendly, professional manner. We need 1-2 who are available to work days, otherwise, must be available evenings and weekends. Food Handler Certification is needed within 30 days of employment.


COSTUME SHOP: Seeking experienced stitchers to help build the costumes on a per-show basis. Experience with home sewing machines necessary and industrial sewing machines preferred. Able to take construction direction and have experience with a variety of fabrics and theatrical construction techniques. Other duties may include pulling items from stock, polishing/dying shoes, hand sewing, labeling costume pieces, repairs of costume pieces,  alterations of existing pieces, etc. Working from home is also a possibility for certain projects.

CHANGEOVER CREW: Crew members are needed for the show changeover. The next changeover date is Sept. 11. Must be 18 or over, with proof of health insurance to apply. Help needed in areas such as dismantling and loading scenery; unloading and assembling scenery; rigging scenery to fly; hanging and focusing lights; and much more. Experience is very helpful, but not necessary. If you are interested, please reply via email to dpjh@circa21.com.