The Ivoryton Playhouse is an historic, not for profit, 280-seat, professional theatre located on the Connecticut Shoreline. The Playhouse operates a year-round season, which includes eight main stage productions, educational programs, special events and a Summer Children’s Theater Series.
A summer internship at the Ivoryton Playhouse offers students and recent graduates the opportunity to expand and develop technical theatre skills, make professional contacts, and develop the insight and experience necessary to pursue a career in theatre.
The Production Internship is designed for students aspiring to careers in technical theatre, production or design, including but not limited to the following: Carpentry, Costuming, Lighting, Painting, Run Crew, Scenic Design, Technical Direction, Properties, Production Management and Stage Management.
In order to gain a full, well-rounded experience, production interns will work side by side with the production staff in all areas of technical theatre. Opportunities can include assisting with set construction, electrics work, prop and costume acquisition, show changeovers, building maintenance and backstage crewing.
Internships run from mid-May to early-September.
Ideal candidates must be at least 18 years of age, enrolled in college or be a recent graduate and should be working towards a career in theatre. Please refer to FAQ document for other candidate information.
For FAQ please follow this link: Ivoryton Playhouse Summer Interns FAQ
For an application form for a summer internship, please follow this link: Ivoryton Playhouse Summer Internship Application
The application deadline is Friday, March 2, 2018. All applications postmarked by that date will be accepted.
The internship positions will be filled by March 16, 2018.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Ivoryton Playhouse is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.