Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Chicago, IL

Expires: 10/31/17

Job Dates

December 20th-January 24th



Chicago Shakespeares Stage Management Internship offers a unique, hands-on, professional experience. Interns work directly with seasoned Equity Stage Managers and are an integral part of the Stage Management Team. Interns gain valuable experience working at a leading regional theater with experienced Directors, Designers, Choreographers and Performers.

The Stage Management Intern is expected to be present for pre-production, all rehearsals, techs, and preview performances. This is typically a 6 day/week commitment with rehearsal hours that typically span from 10am-6pm prior to tech rehearsals.

SS! Midsummer: December 20th-January 24th

We will have one SM Intern per production.

Internship Responsibilities
Assist the stage managers during the prep and rehearsal process of a production
Set up rehearsal spaces and maintaining the rehearsal environment
Work closely with administrative and technical departments
Help maintain databases, calendars, and production records

Desired Skills and Experience
Stage Management experience
Minimum 1 year of undergraduate education
Effective and clear communication skills
Ability to work well with a diverse group of people
Some technical theater experience
Detail-oriented and organized
Computer proficiency, especially in Microsoft Office Suite
Willingness to learn and work as part of a team

Benefits Include:
A modest travel stipend
College credit as available through a students academic institution
Complimentary tickets to CST performances
A review of the interns resume and portfolio with CST Staff Members
Invitations to company-wide events with actors, designers and other artists
Free and reduced-price tickets to other Chicago theaters through "industry" offers
Unfortunately we are not able to provide housing.

For more information and to apply please follow the link: https://www.chicagoshakes.com/about_us/jobs/internships/stage-management-intern-3apps


Chris Plevin

Director of Production

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Business Address

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

800 E. Grand Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

Venue Address

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

800 E. Grand Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

Posted: 10/10/2017 16:51:00 EST

Last Updated: 10/31/2016 13:01 EST

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