Intern – Playscripts, Inc.
WHO: Playscripts, Inc.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Duties can include assisting customers and playwrights, copyediting and formatting manuscripts and working on a variety of company projects and administrative tasks.
REQUIREMENTS: An appreciation of theater is required, and an enthusiasm for new works is a plus. We're looking for energetic, self-motivated and responsible individuals with excellent written and verbal communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and an ability to multi-task. Requirements: Touch-typing proficiency (at least 60 words per minute); proficiency with standard word processing, email, and web browsing software.
PAY: A stipend is provided for both full-time and part-time internships ($15/day), and the experience is eligible for course credit at most schools.
WHEN: Minimum length of internship is 2 months, with a start date on or before June 21st.
HOW TO APPLY: Send application via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, and include the following:
1) Cover letter detailing your interest in Playscripts, Inc.
2) Resume of your artistic and administrative experience.
3) Brief literary analysis of a play you've read or seen, focusing on the script, not the production (~200 words).
4) Letter of recommendation [optional]
Please submit applications by June 10th.
Although email is strongly preferred, hard-copy correspondence may be sent to our office address:
450 Seventh Ave.
New York, NY 10123