Casting and Employment

Auditions for specific productions are held in Philadelphia and New York as needed throughout the year. Quintessence hires both local and out of town actors and designers. Quintessence also attends the Philadelphia general auditions, which are usually held in the spring.

Actors who wish to submit their head shots and resumes are welcome to send them via regular mail to the address below or to

Check or for job listings.


The Quintessence internship program provides college students and recent graduates an opportunity to engage in hands-on professional training from Quintessence staff and artists.

Program Mission The Quintessence Internship Program exists to provide interns with training and educational opportunities that will expand their knowledge of working in professional theater. 

Internship Opportunities Quintessence offers internships year-round. The internship time frames are usually seasonal (fall/winter/spring) or based on the needs of our productions. We offer internships in the following areas:

  • administration

  • artistic

  • house management

  • production/stage management

If you are interested in discussing an internship with us please fill out the form below.

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