Cortland Repertory Theatre
Cortland, NY

Expires: 09/12/21

Job Dates

06/28/21 - 08/22/21


175 per week

Cortland Repertory Theatre, a professional theatre celebrating our 50th summer season is accepting resumes for the Costume Shop Internship positions for our 2020 summer season. CRT is located in upstate New York, a half hour south of Syracuse, on the edge of the Fingerlakes Region.

Our 2021 summer season will run from June 28 August 22. Our tentative season includes four main stage shows, plus a childrens show. The official season will be announced once we have secured all rights.

This year, we will be providing an outdoor season to comply with COVID-19 regulations and to help prevent the spread of the pandemic. The audience will be seated under a tent and a 12x30 stage will be outside.

A weekly stipend of $175 is provided. Travel expenses to Cortland are reimbursed up to $100. Housing is provided in single room/shared suite. We work 6 days a week; payday is Thursday of each week.

Please submit resume with cover letter and at least three references with phone numbers and email addresses to production@cortlandrep.org. Please include the positon you are applying for in the subject line of the email. If possible, PDF versions of your resumes and cover letter are preferred. Interviews will take place via phone. NO PHONE CALLS, please.

The Costume Shop Intern shall:
Participate in construction of all costume plots under the direction of the Designers and Wardrobe Supervisor to assure execution of all production requirements in cooperation with directors(s) for all productions;
Assist in the repair of above mentioned materials during run of current production;
Take part in the running of mainstage shows and childrens shows, when required;
Participate in all load-ins and strikes.

Knowledge and skill in costume construction and modification techniques.
Minimal 1 - 2 years experience in costume construction, either professionally or the college equivalent.
Excellent personnel, organizational, time management and communication skills.
Driver's license with clean driving record. Own car desirable.
No pets.

At Cortland Repertory Theatre (CRT), a diverse, inclusive, and equitable organization is one where all employees and volunteers feel valued and respected whatever their gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation or identity, education, or disability. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and provide equal opportunity for employment and advancement in all our productions, departments, programs, and volunteer opportunities. We respect and value diverse life experiences and heritages and ensure that all voices are valued and heard. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment with equitable treatment for all. We are further committed to considering applicants who are well-rounded but do not fulfill every qualification.


Eric Behnke

Production Manager



(607) 753-6161

Fax: (607) 753-0047

Business Address

P.O. Box 783

24 Port Watson Street

Cortland, NY 13045

Posted: 03/12/2021 14:26:00 EST

Last Updated: 03/22/2021 13:28 EST

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