Nashville Repertory Theatre
Nashville, TN

Expires: 07/31/17

Job Dates

August 2017 - May 2018


$125 per week

Nashville Repertory Theatre is currently seeking a Scenic Production Intern for its 2017-2018 season. The goal of the Scenic Production Intern is to expand the participants knowledge in all areas of technical theatre. The Scenic Production Internship will be crafted to meet each interns specific interest/needs and will work directly with professional production staff to do so. Through the construction and installation of five Main Stage productions, the intern will build on their existing skills in set construction, basic scenic painting, welding, carpentry, basic rigging, and working from scenic drafts. The scenic production intern will mainly function in the role of a theatrical carpenter. The intern will participate in an active professional scene shop and will work on all season Main Stage productions and staged readings sets. The scenic intern will report directly to the Technical Director and will also work day to day with the Scenic Designer/Head of Design and Master Carpenter. Toward the end of the internship, the intern will participate in an intern showcase along with their fellow intern class members.

Internship duties may include:
Scenic construction.
Assist in maintenance of scene shop.
Participate in Load-in/load-out of set.
Base painting scenic platforms and flats.
Other duties as assigned.

Internship requirements:
A strong will to learn.
Strong deductive reasoning/problem solving skills.
A basic familiarity with tools.
A basic knowledge of theatrical construction and techniques.
Ability to lift/move scenic supplies and set pieces of a minimum of 75lbs (approx. weight of 4x8 sheet of +frac34; Ply).
Should be able to work in a cooperative team environment, but also be self-motivated and able to complete independent projects by set deadlines.

Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis, and the application will close once the position has been filled.

This position pays $125/week, and housing is NOT provided.

For more information and to apply online, please visit our website at http://nashvillerep.org/professional-internships.


Chase Miller

Company Coordinator/Artistic Assistant

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(615) 349-3217

Business Address

161 Rains Avenue

Nashville, TN 37203

Posted: 05/08/2017 15:00:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/05/2016 11:01 EST

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