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SPARC
Richmond, VA
INTERNSHIP | APPRENTICESHIP | EDUCATION

Expires: 06/30/20

Job Dates

09/07/20 - 08/13/21

Pay

$200 plus housing and utilities per week

JOB DESCRIPTION
SPARC (School of the Performing Arts in the Richmond Community) is currently accepting applications for 2020-2021 technical production fellowships.

In addition to a full range of training and outreach classes, SPARC produces a full season of theatrical productions as well as our inclusive Live Art concert each year with students ages 9-18. Production Fellows will work as apprentices in various capacities on all productions, while developing a diverse set of production skills in carpentry, scenic painting, lighting, sound, props construction, production management and stage management throughout the season. Fellows will also have the opportunity to submit portfolios in order to apply for select design positions throughout the season in order to build resume credits within their areas of interest.

All applicants must be positive team players with a willingness to mentor and work with middle and high school students of all abilities.Successful candidates will have earned a degree in technical theatre and possess skills in a minimum of two of the following areas demonstrated in their resume and/or portfolio:

Lighting
Sound
Carpentry
Scenic Artistry
Props Construction
Technical Direction
Stage Management


In addition, all candidates should indicate in their cover letter a minimum of two of the following areas in which they currently lack experience but would like to explore and grow.

Lighting
Sound
Carpentry
Scenic Artistry
Props Construction
Technical Direction
Stage Management
Production Management
Dramaturgy
Marketing
Box office
Costuming


ABOUT SPARC
SPARC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for youth and one of the nations most comprehensive, community-based performing arts education organizations. Through award-winning after-school classes, summer camps, and community programs, SPARC serves over 3,000 students each year and provides an
atmosphere where creative expression flourishes, connections are built, and individuality is celebrated.

LOCATION
Richmond, Virginia has a vibrant arts, theatre, and dining scene with world-class entertainment venues, museums, and art galleries. Richmond is Virginias hot spot for festivals and special events.

TO APPLY
Submit cover letter, resume, references, and additional materials requested above to Jeff Camp.
Incomplete submissions will not be considered. For more information on SPARC, please visit our website at www.sparcrichmond.org No phone calls please.


Contact

Jeff Camp

Production Manager

jcamp(at)sparcrichmond(dot)org

https://www.sparcrichmond.org/

Business Address

2106 N Hamilton rd

Richmond, VA 23230

Posted: 03/18/2020 10:33:00 EST

Last Updated: 03/18/2020 15:45 EST

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