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Marketing Director

The Marketing Director spearheads the creation and implementation of all external communication and marketing materials, including but not limited to, managing the marketing calendar of the theatre, designing and drafting all e-blasts, maintaining the website, managing all social media marketing and initiatives, working with partners on advertisements and trades, and serving as primary internal graphic artist.

Marketing Director collaborates on planning and implementation of promotion of the annual Mainstage subscription season, one night and short run performances in the Clark Cabaret, and the New Play Development Center, as well as the Arts Education and Outreach department.

Marketing Director works with the Development Director, Managing Director and Executive Artistic Director to maintain accurate and up-to-date recognition of donors in all locations including but not limited to the website, signage, and digital displays.

The Marketing Director also works with the Managing Director in the creation of any performance playbills, digital lobby and external signage displays, bar menus, and table side promotions. 

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How to Apply:

Diversionary Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and provider; women and people of color encouraged to apply. Interested applicants should apply via email to with the job title in the subject line. Applications should include a cover letter and resume.


Artistic Fellow

The Artistic Fellowship is a paid, part-time season-long position for BIPOC administrators looking to learn about the artistic leadership of Diversionary Theatre, develop their skills as an arts administrator, and make meaningful connections with the LGBTQIA+ arts community of San Diego. Position will last August 1, 2023-June 30, 2024.  The fellowship allows the opportunity to explore your interests within arts administration and leadership under the mentorship of the Executive Artistic Director and Artistic Producer.

This application is open to all artists and administrators who identify within the BIPOC community and have an interest in working within the LGBTQIA+ arts community of San Diego.

The deadline to submit this application is June 17, 2023

How to Apply:

Diversionary Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and provider; women and people of color encouraged to apply. Interested applicants can learn more and apply by visiting this form.  For any questions, you may reach out to with the job title in the subject line.

Stage Management

Diversionary Theatre is seeking driven and knowledgeable Stage Managers and Assistant Stage Managers for our upcoming season. Duties would include working closely with Director and Cast to ensure smooth and successful rehearsals, tech, and performances of said show.

Candidate should have prior experience as Stage Manager/Assistant Stage Manager, and an interest in working cohesively with Diversionary staff and contracted designers. Payment is a stipend D.O.E. paid in three installments: tech, opening, and closing.

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Run Crew

Diversionary Theatre is seeking enthusiastic and attentive backstage persons to assist our Assistant Stage Manager in running the deck. Duties include joining production in rehearsal and at tech and following instructions set forth by Stage Management for a successful run of the show. Please email your resume to

About Diversionary’s Values As An Employer

Diversionary Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks to hire diverse team members, lift up marginalized people, and cultivate an inclusive, positive, and welcoming environment for our staff and audience alike regardless of race, gender identity, or sexuality.

Read our full Anti-Racist Action Plan to learn more about our values and how we’re actively working to be an anti-racist and inclusive organization.
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