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The 574 Theatre Company
Mishawaka, IN
INTERNSHIP

Expires: 03/27/20

Job Dates

04/23/20 - 08/24/20

Pay

$50 per week

The 574 Theatre Company in Mishawaka is seeking production interns for their 2019-2020 season. Interns will be an integral member of our production team and opportunities for leadership, supervisory, and design positions are available for qualified candidates.

Interns will be asked to commit 10 hours of work a week (plus technical/dress rehearsals, load-in, performances, and load-out) and be compensated with $50.00 per week, plus provided housing. Interns will also be eligible for class credit if it meets their institutions requirements.

Description: Serving as the Props Crew Head/Assistant Properties Artisan for season productions this position will also serve as a production carpenter/run crew as needed during the season.

Responsibilities: Will assist the Properties Artisan with research, creation, sourcing, altering, and execution of rehearsal and show properties and set dressing. Will maintain, track, and repair props during the run of show and rehearsals. This position will also construct, alter, paint, and assemble scenic elements and set dressing as needed by the production team.

Required Qualifications: Experience with basic scenic construction techniques. Experience with craft techniques. Basic sewing skills. Comfortable with Google Drive Suite and basic Office programs. Ability to multi-task and effectively troubleshoot under pressure. Will need to stand, bend, and twist and access heights. Needs to be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience in scenic painting and/or other fine art techniques. Experience in upholstery, mold-making, puppetry, weapons work, and previous properties experience is encouraged. Theatre, Art, and other history classwork/knowledge is a plus. Drivers License and Own Vehicle Preferred. 1st-Aid/CPR training a plus.

To apply please submit cover letter, resume with references, and online portfolio link via email to

574 Theatre Company
Sarah Bussard, Internship Director
sarah.bussard@574theatre.com
PO Box 1624 Mishawaka, IN 46546

For more detailed information about the program and specific job descriptions, please visit our website: (insert internship page of website here with updated descriptions of the program and offers.)

The 574 Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.


Contact

Alex Price

Artistic Director

sarah(dot)bussard(at)574theatre(dot)com

(574) 323-1686

Business Address

PO Box 1624

Mishawaka, IN 46546

Posted: 09/27/2019 21:20:49 EST

Last Updated: 09/28/2019 01:00 EST

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