Opera House Arts
Stonington, ME

Expires: 06/17/19

Job Dates

06/17/19 - 08/28/19


$1000 flat fee

OPERA HOUSE ARTS seeks a Carpentry + Electrics Intern for its 2019 summer season. The Carpentry + Electrics Intern works alongside the Technical Director, Assistant Technical Director/Props Master and Master Electrician, assisting with all aspects of construction, hang/focus, maintenance, and run crew. Specific duties will vary according to the particular needs of each production.

Production interns may also assist designers on a production, depending on interest, ability, and availability. Interns will be scheduled run crew duties; specifics will vary based on internship and the needs of the production. Internships runs from mid-June through the end of August, but there is some room for flexibility of start/end dates, for the right applicant. Housing and weekly stipend are provided.

The Opera House is located in beautiful Stonington, Maine on Deer Isle, overlooking Maine's largest working lobster port. Opera House Arts will produce two shows for the 2019 season. Shakespeare in Love will be presented in the Stonington Opera House in mid-July. In August, OHA will produce Avalon, a radical and ambitious telling of the legends of Avalon and Camelot, in collaboration with Maine sculptor Peter Beerits, whose sculptures and buildings will be the landscape of the play.

To apply for an Opera House Arts Internship, please send the following to mjsedlock@operahousearts.org:

A one-page letter of intent, addressing the following questions:
Which internship program are you applying to?
What dates (between June 17-Aug 31) are you available for?
What are your qualifications and expectations for the OHA Internship Program?
What do you most want to learn in your summer with us?

A resume, including both theatrical experience and previous employment, as appropriate.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


Mary Jean Sedlock

Production Manager


Business Address

1 School Street

Stonington, ME 04681

Posted: 02/19/2019 08:56:09 EST

Last Updated: 02/19/2019 12:00 EST

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