Cortland Repertory Theatre
Cortland, NY

Expires: 07/09/17

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$150, plus housing per week

Cortland Repertory Theatre, a professional summer theatre celebrating our 46th year is accepting resumes for our Costume Shop Internship position in our 2017 summer season. We are located in upstate New York, a half hour south of Syracuse, on the edge of the Fingerlakes Region.

Our Summer Season runs from May 19 Sept 9. Shows include The 39 Steps, La Cage Aux Folles, Footloose, Agatha Christies Appointment with Death, Nanas Naughty Knickers and Life Could Be a Dream plus the childrens show The Velveteen Rabbit.

The theatre is an intimate (30 x 30, with 10 proscenium height) 250 seat, three-quarter round thrust stage, located on the second floor of a national historic building. Costume shop is located 20 minutes from theatre.

A weekly stipend of $150 is provided. Travel expenses to Cortland are reimbursed up to $100. Housing is provided in single room/shared suite. We work 6 days a week; payday is Thursday of each week.

Please email resume with cover letter and at least three references with phone numbers and email addresses. Interviews will be held either by phone or in person if convenient. NO PHONE CALLS, please.

The Costume Shop Intern shall:
Participate in construction of all costume plots under the direction of the Designers and Wardrobe Supervisor to assure execution of all production requirements in cooperation with directors(s) for all productions;
Assist in the repair of above mentioned materials during run of current production;
Take part in the running of mainstage shows and childrens shows, when required;
Participate in all load-ins and strikes.

Knowledge and skill in costume construction and modification techniques.
Minimal 1 - 2 years experience in costume construction, either professionally or the college equivalent.
Excellent personnel, organizational, time management and communication skills.
Driver's license with clean driving record. Own car desirable.
No pets.


Eric Behnke

Production Manager

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(607) 753-6161

Fax: (607) 753-0047

Business Address

P.O. Box 783

24 Port Watson Street

Cortland, NY 13045

Posted: 01/09/2017 16:23:31 EST

Last Updated: 12/01/2016 12:01 EST

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