Summer Interns – Signature Theatre Company

WHO: Signature Theatre Company

SEEKING: Summer Interns

BENEFITS: The Signature Internship Program offers you the opportunity to work alongside professional artists and managers at the forefront of New York not-for-profit theatre. Through our comprehensive program, undergraduates, early-career professionals, and graduate students can acquire hands-on experience in not-for-profit theatre administration and production. In addition, our program features a seminar series, mentorship opportunities, and the chance to explore each and every department in our company.

RESPONSIBILITIES: An essential goal of our program is to equip you with marketable skills by giving you project-specific tasks under the guidance of your department staff. A Signature intern will gain experience primarily through these projects, and by handling various day-to-day administrative duties. As a Signature intern, you are completely integrated in the daily functions of the company and are considered a vital member of our staff. You will work closely with your department, participating in all department meetings, as well as all full-staff events and special events, which include but are not limited to First Rehearsals, Invited Dress Rehearsals, Opening & Closing Nights, Signature Alumni Nights, Annual Gala, Full-Staff Meetings, Staff & Artist Talkbacks.

Full-Time & Part-Time Internship Openings:
Company Management
General Management
Production Management

Visit our website for more information on our program, specific internship descriptions, and application instructions:

HOW TO APPLY: To apply for a summer internship, please submit by April 16, 2010

1. A Signature Internship Application Form, which can be found on our website. (Applications without this form will be considered incomplete)
2. A letter of interest
3. A resume
4. At least one letter of recommendation
5. A writing sample (for artistic internship only)

Please submit applications to SARAH KIERNAN via email, fax or postal mail.
Fax: 212-967-2957
630 Ninth Avenue
Suite 1106
New York, NY 10036
ATTN: Sarah Kiernan