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Writers Theatre
Glencoe, IL
LAST MINUTE | INTERNSHIP

Expires: 10/18/17

Job Dates

04/25/17 - 06/01/17

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Writers Theatre is seeking a Stage Management Intern to assist the Stage Management team on our production of Parade. This position is an integral part of the Stage Management team and will be given the immersive experience of the creation of a production from rehearsal to opening.
The internship begins as soon as possible and ends on Thursday, June 1st (Opening).

Requirements:
Able to lift 50-70 lbs alone or with assistance
Available for all rehearsals for assigned show. This is typically a 6 day/week commitment with rehearsal hours that usually span from 10am-6pm prior to tech rehearsals.
Able to multitask, collaborate well, be a creative problem solver, and maintain a positive attitude in times of stress
Interest in learning about the functions of a professional stage manager.
Computer proficient particularly in Excel

Writers Theatre Internships:
Writers Theatres internship program is designed for college students and young professionals seeking to gain practical experience in theatre production. In addition to in-depth mentorship, interns may receive school credit and professional development opportunities. Writers Theatre is located off the Glencoe Metra stop and is also easily accessible via Pace buses.

This is an exciting time in the life of Writers Theatre as we begin our 25th Anniversary Season. Interns will not only have the opportunity to learn about the new theatre center, but be a part of the company while we produce our first six show season.

Benefits:
Earn school credit, if applicable.
Networking opportunities. WT interns can make valuable connections with the industrys leading professionals.
A 2017/2018 season weekday subscription to Writers Theatre.
Mentorship from WT Stage Management.
Stipend to cover the cost of daily travel expenses to and from the theatre.

To Apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to production@writerstheatre.org by Friday, April 21st. Please use the subject line PARADE SM internship application.

Writers Theatre is an equal opportunity employer located in Glencoe, IL. All personnel decisions (including hiring practices, evaluation, working conditions, promotion, and termination) are made without regard to considerations of race, religion, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, or physical or mental disability (except where related to ability to perform the essential functions of the job, in accordance with applicable laws), or other status protected by law.


Contact

Kelly Crook

Assistant Production Manager

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http://www.writerstheatre.org/

(847) 242-6001

Fax: (847) 242-6011

Business Address

321 Park Ave.

Glencoe, IL 60022

Posted: 04/18/2017 15:20:38 EST

Last Updated: 12/04/2016 21:01 EST

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