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Pulling Back the Curtain: Sibelius, Dvorak, and Brian Raphael Nabors

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Pulling Back the Curtain: Sibelius, Dvorak, and Brian Raphael Nabors

September 17-19, 2021

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Legends: Paul Simon Songbook

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Legends: Paul Simon Songbook

October 15-17, 2021

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Halloween Spooktacular

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Halloween Spooktacular

October 16, 2021

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Come From Away

Performing Arts Fort Worth
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Come From Away

October 19-24, 2021
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Halloween on Bald Mountain: Mussorgsky, Liszt, and Stravinsky

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Halloween on Bald Mountain: Mussorgsky, Liszt, and Stravinsky

October 29-31, 2021

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CATS

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CATS

November 16-21, 2021
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Home for the Holidays

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Halloween on Bald Mountain: Mussorgsky, Liszt, and Stravinsky

November 26-28, 2021

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Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis' Holiday Shindig

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Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis' Holiday Shindig

December 1, 2021
Popular Entertainment Series

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Hadelich's Mendelssohn: Debussy, Mendelssohn, and Brahms

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Hadelich's Mendelssohn: Debussy, Mendelssohn, and Brahms

December 3-5, 2021

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The Gatlin Brothers and Crystal Gayle - Holiday and Hits

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The Gatlin Brothers and Crystal Gayle - Holiday and Hits

December 13, 2021
Popular Entertainment Series

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The Nutcracker

Texas Ballet Theater
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The Nutcracker

December 10 - 26, 2021

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The Nutty Nutcracker

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The Nutty Nutcracker

December 17, 2021

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Robert Earl Keen

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Robert Earl Keen

December 30, 2021
Popular Entertainment Series

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NYE Swing is the Thing

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NYE Swing is the Thing

December 31, 2021

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Dear Evan Hansen

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Dear Evan Hansen

January 4 - 9, 2022
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Robert Spano Conducts Scheherazade

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Robert Spano Conducts Scheherazade

January 14-15, 2022

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Hamilton

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Hamilton

January 18 - February 6, 2022
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Back to the Future

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Back to the Future

February 11-13, 2022

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A Tchaikovsky Evening

Texas Ballet Theater
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A Tchaikovsky Evening

February 18 - 20, 2022

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A Gala Evening with Sarah Chang

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A Gala Evening with Sarah Chang

February 26, 2022

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The Music of John Williams

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The Music of John Williams

March 4-6, 2022

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When Instruments Roamed the Earth

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When Instruments Roamed the Earth

March 5, 2022

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Spirituals and Jazz: Dawson and Gershwin

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Spirituals and Jazz: Dawson and Gershwin

March 11-13, 2022

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Kenny G

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Kenny G

March 18-20, 2022

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE!: Neighbor Day

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Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE!: Neighbor Day

April 5, 2022
Popular Entertainment Series

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Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody: Jennifer Higdon, Respighi, and Rachmaninoff

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
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Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody: Jennifer Higdon, Respighi, and Rachmaninoff

April 8-10, 2022

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Beethoven's "Eroica" and Talbot's Ink Dark Moon

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Beethoven's "Eroica" and Talbot's Ink Dark Moon

April 29-May 1, 2022

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Music of Harry Potter

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Music of Harry Potter

April 30, 2022

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The British Invasion

Performing Arts Fort Worth
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The British Invasion

May 4, 2022
Popular Entertainment Series

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Troupe Vertigo: Cirque Carnaval

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Troupe Vertigo: Cirque Carnaval

May 6-8, 2022

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Holst's Planets: Bach, Tomasi, and Holst

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Holst's Planets: Bach, Tomasi, and Holst

May 13-15, 2022

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Texas Ballet Theater
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

May 20 - 22, 2022

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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

Performing Arts Fort Worth
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Oklahoma!

June 21 - 26, 2022
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Jesus Christ Superstar

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Jesus Christ Superstar

July 12 - 17, 2022
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Mean Girls

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Mean Girls

July 26 - 31, 2022
Broadway at the Bass Series

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Careers

Thank you for your interest in joining a company that is recognized as one of the most professional performing arts organizations in the country. All members of the Performing Arts Fort Worth staff have important roles to play; to provide the highest quality customer service with consistency to all and to fulfill the responsibilities of your job with commitment to the mission.

OUR MISSION

The mission of the Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Performance Hall is to serve as a permanent home to major performing arts organizations of Fort Worth and as a premier venue for other attractions so as to enhance the range, quality, and accessibility of cultural fare available to the public; to promulgate arts education; and to contribute to the cultural life of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, and the region.

If you are interested in joining our staff, please review our open position(s). 

Director of Information Technology

Job Title:

 Director of Information Technology

Department:

 Information Technology

Reports To:

 Vice President/Chief Financial Officer

Status:

 Full Time, Exempt

To ensure Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) achieves an optimal work environment and equitable treatment of all, employees are guided by two fundamental directives, the PAFW Operating Principles and the PAFW IDEA Statement, in addition to adhering to other terms and policies outlined in the Employee Handbook. 

In addition to upholding to these fundamental directives, the Director of Information Technology (IT) is responsible for all aspects of the organization’s information technology management and control, including developing and leading the strategic and operational initiatives related to the organization’s technical infrastructure and applications. This position provides leadership and supervision of the IT department, including the development of IT guidelines, standards and procedures for the department and organization.  The Director of IT is charged with strategic planning, tactical action, and operational decision-making to fulfill the mission of the organization and support the organization’s information technology needs.

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Digital & E-commerce Marketing Manager

Job Title:

 Digital & E-commerce Marketing Manager

Department:

 Programming & Engagement Management

Reports To:

 Assistant Director of Marketing

Status:

 Full Time, Exempt

To ensure Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) achieves an optimal work environment and equitable treatment of all, employees are guided by two fundamental directives, the PAFW Operating Principles and the PAFW IDEA Statement, in addition to adhering to other terms and policies outlined in the Employee Handbook. 

In addition to upholding to these fundamental directives, the Digital & E-commerce Marketing Manager fully supports the Programming & Engagement Management department and is responsible for overseeing all strategic, digital and E-commerce marketing/communications initiatives for the organization.

Responsibilities include website management, email marketing, overseeing analytics applications, ticketing system integrations and ensuring PAFW is utilizing current and emerging digital technologies.

Additional responsibilities include electronic content creation, search engine optimization for website, and implementation of mobile platform developments. This position requires strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

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Development & Education Coordinator

Job Title:

 Development & Education Coordinator

Department:

 Development & Education

Reports To:

 Dual Reporting to Assistant Director of Development and Board and Education Manager
Status:

 Full Time, Exempt

To ensure Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) achieves an optimal work environment and equitable treatment of all, employees are guided by two fundamental directives, the PAFW Operating Principles and the PAFW IDEA Statement, in addition to adhering to other terms and policies outlined in the Employee Handbook.

In addition to upholding to these fundamental directives, the Development and Education Coordinator provides administrative assistance to the Development and Education teams. The position will fully support the departments’ leaders in implementing day-to-day functions and long-term strategic planning. The Development and Education departments encompass a broad range of functions within PAFW including but not limited to:

  • All fundraising efforts and support of donors for the Children’s Education Program, Planned Giving, VIP Presenters program, Young Patrons Club and Sponsorships.
  • Programing and implementing PAFW’s outstanding Education programs including core programs, summer camps, master classes, student ticketing and more.
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Patron Services Representative

Job Title:

 Patron Services Representative

Department:

 Patron Services

Reports To:

 Patron Services Assistant Manager

Status:

 Regular, Part-Time; Hourly / Nonexempt

The Patron Services Representative fully supports all functions of the Patron Services department. The Patron Services department operates PAFW’s Box Office and provides the highest level of customer service through in-person, telephone and electronic transactions.

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Head Usher

Job Title:

 Head Usher

Department:

 Front of House

Reports To:

 Directors of Front of House

Status:

 Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt

Performing Arts Fort Worth’s Head Ushers play an important role in assuring that our patrons have the best experience possible and always receive the highest level of customer service. This part-time customer service position includes managing volunteer ushering staff, addressing patron needs, setting up Front of House area for performances, overseeing Front of House during performances.

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Hospitality Team Member

Job Title:

Hospitality Team Member

Department:

 Hospitality Services

Reports To:

 Hospitality Services Managers
Status:

 Part-Time, Non-Exempt, Hourly

To ensure Performing Arts Fort Worth (PAFW) achieves an optimal work environment and equitable treatment of all, employees are guided by two fundamental directives, the PAFW Operating Principles and the PAFW IDEA Statement, in addition to adhering to other terms and policies outlined in the Employee Handbook.

In addition to upholding to these fundamental directives, the Hospitality Services Team Member supports the Front of House department and provides first-class customer service. View the full job description for a list of the primary components of this multifaceted position.

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We are pleased to announce that Performing Arts Fort Worth has earned the 2021 BEST PLACE FOR WORKING PARENTS™ business designation in recognition of our commitment to supporting working parents through our family-friendly policies and practices.   

 

While the current pandemic has changed our daily work environment, PAFW is committed to providing a safe and flexible workplace, whether it is on site or virtual.

  

Best Place for Working Parents 2021 

 

For immediate consideration submit your letter of interest and resume by email, mail, or fax. No phone calls will be accepted.

By email: careers@basshall.com
By mail: Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
330 E. 4th St., Ste 300
Fort Worth, TX 76102
By fax: (817) 336-4804

Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc. (PAFW) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and conducts its recruiting and selection to identify the best possible match for each open position.

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Performing Arts Fort Worth

One of Fort Worth’s premier not-for-profit arts organizations, Performing Arts Fort Worth is dedicated to bringing world-class entertainment to Bass Performance Hall, including award-winning Touring Broadway shows, stellar musical performances, hilarious comedy acts and family-friendly productions.