Folger Shakespeare Library
Washington, DC

Expires: 12/08/17

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Unpaid Internship

Folger Theatre, Folger Consort and the Public Programs Division of the Folger Shakespeare Library, located on Capitol Hill, in Washington, D.C., seek a friendly and enthusiastic intern to join our team during the Fall. Our interns are a key part of our team and get to experience the reality of working for a major DC arts organization that is also a part of the worlds largest Shakespeare collection. The intern will be assisting the Associate Artistic Producer with the management of Folger Theatre including casting, rehearsals and performances as well as many special events. The intern will also attend and participate in production and marketing meetings, assist the General Manager with various activities for the season, copy-edit and proof promotional materials for Marketing, and prepare and pursue research for additional public programming as needed. Folger Theatre is the Helen Hayes Award-winning theater that produces epic stories on an intimate stage.

An ideal candidate will be a current or recent college student looking to explore a career in the arts or non-profit management, and possess strong editing skills and attention to detail. Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills are needed. The person should have the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Folger Shakespeare Library is the worlds largest Shakespeare collection, the ultimate resource for exploring Shakespeare and his world. The Folger welcomes millions of visitors online and in person. We provide unparalleled access to a huge array of resources, from original sources to modern interpretations. With the Folger, you can experience the power of performance, the wonder of exhibitions, and the excitement of path breaking research. We offer the opportunity to see and even work with early modern sources, driving discovery and transforming education for students of all ages. Shakespeare belongs to you. His world is vast. Come explore. Join us online, on the road, or in Washington, DC.


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201 East Capitol Street, SE

Washington, DC 20003

Posted: 06/08/2017 13:40:33 EST

Last Updated: 12/06/2016 11:01 EST

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