April 16, 2021

Tavern Manager Position

  • Operate and grow the Tavern inside of the Wright Opera House amid a busy summer season and beyond
  • Coordinate with the Executive Director and Tavern Committee to plan and execute a successful menu
  • Manage inventory and staffing by working closely with our Bookkeeper and Executive Director
  • Serve as the bartender and kitchen staff during open hours and events whenever possible, scheduling staffing as needed
  • Always be educated on upcoming events at the Wright for which the Tavern must be open
  • Coordinate with the Programming Director to develop Tavern-specific events
  • Coordinate with the Programming Director to facilitate private events including weddings
  • Work with our Marketing Director to advertise and promote the Tavern
  • Attend monthly Tavern Committee meetings


  • Must be TIPS certified
  • Must be self-starting and ambitious to realize the Tavern’s potential
  • This will be a full-time, salaried position. Pay based on experience.

We're working hard to make the Wright Opera House an open and welcoming venue to organizations throughout Colorado. We're also trying to restore a facility that is over 126 years old. Needless to say, we have our work cut out for us! If you have some praise for what we've done already or some feedback on what we could do better, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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