Hippodrome Theatre
Gainesville, FL

Expires: 09/01/17

Job Dates

Aug 1 2017 -


Based on experience biweekly

Wardrobe Assistant Internship
Participate as part of the Hippodrome Theatre's Artistic Team during its 45th season.
Essential Position Functions:
Work directly with guest designers, directors, and costume shop supervisor
Assist in costume builds and shopping for all Mainstage productions
Assist with presenting budgets
Attend production meetings weekly
Create all dressing lists and support paperwork
Tend to actors during fittings and production runs
Maintain all costumes during the run of the show
Possible maintenance of wigs during the run of a show
Possible assistance with makeup during the run of a show
Work wardrobe for all evening, morning and weekend shows
General intern assignments during morning, afternoon, and evening hours including but not limited to: mail-outs, postering, openings, strike, sales campaigns, and special events
Skill Requirements:
Sewing and draping experience required
Theatre knowledge and experience working on costume running crew is required
Excellent verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to prioritize and multi-task
Knowledge of Word, Excel, and other commonly used PC programs
Ability to conduct costume research
Flexibility, positive attitude, and a willingness to commit to long hours, hard work, and a demanding schedule
Ability to move quickly and quietly backstage, including carrying garments up and down stairs
Ability to work in a fast paced, high energy artistic environment
Ability to work collaboratively with different personality types
Small biweekly stipend
Possible housing for full-time, non-local interns
Experience working on 8 productions at a professional regional theatre
A valid driver's license and personal automobile are required for this position.


Bob Robins

Production Manager

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(352) 373-5968

Business Address

25 SE 2nd Place

Gainesville, FL 32601

Posted: 07/13/2017 00:00:00 EST

Last Updated: 12/07/2016 16:01 EST

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