Contemporary American Theater Festival
Shepherdstown, WV

Expires: 05/31/18

Job Dates

05/28/18 - 08/01/18


$150 + housing per week

The Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University is welcoming applications for the position of Projections Intern. CATF, a LORT D summer festival and leading producer of contemporary plays, is dedicated to telling diverse stories and developing new American theater. The festival premieres or produces six plays per season in three venues in rotating rep. We are committed to supporting the unique needs of new work while fostering an environment of fun and company community. Located an hour from DC, CATF makes its home in one of Americas coolest small towns, Shepherdstown, WV.

The Projections Intern will work with the Video/Projections Head and 1-2 designers (1 per venue) to implement their vision of the productions (potentially incorporating a mixture of playback and live sources) in both fixed installation and reconfigurable theaters.

Applicants should be experienced working fixed installation theaters as well as flexible spaces with temporary projection systems and should be comfortable with basic theatrical rigging and working at heights over 20 feet (in lifts, ladders, or catwalks). Experience with Qlab is preferred. Experience with other playback software (such as Isadora or Watchout), equipment purchase and/or rental specification, and newer video transport systems (DVI over Fiber, HDBaseT, etc) is also preferred, but not required.

Position is seasonal, from late May to Mid July. All staff and interns are provided free air conditioned housing within walking distance of the theaters and workspaces (also air conditioned,) 1-2 meals per day during tech, and free use of University gym, pool, and laundry facilities.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and any portfolio images as PDFs to CATFJobs@gmail.com - Electronic submissions only please. CATF is committed to fostering a diverse workplace. People from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Please visit www.catf.org to learn more about us and our upcoming summer season.


Production Management


Business Address

PO Box 429

Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Posted: 05/15/2018 15:16:26 EST

Last Updated: 05/15/2018 14:16 EST

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