Summer Internship Program | Steppenwolf Theatre

Steppenwolf Theatre Company, an ensemble-based theatre company in its 43rd season and winner of the Wall Street Journal Top Small Workplaces award and Vault.com’s “Top 10 Internships in America” is accepting applications for its 2019-2020 Professional Leadership Program.

Our Professional Leadership Programs offer opportunities for students, graduates, and early-career professionals to experience the inner-workings of a professional theatre from every angle. Each of our programs includes a uniquely hands-on experience coupled with mentorship and professional development. Participants should expect:

·         Formalized and comprehensive training in arts administration or production

·         Focus on professional development and networking

·         Connections to peers, mentors, and industry professionals

·         Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion training

·         Independent and collective learning projects

·         Hands-on experience for future career opportunities

·         Free tickets to Steppenwolf programming

·         Ability to witness firsthand how a world-class theatre operates

 

The Internship Program(June 3, 2019 – August 30, 2019) is for current students or early-career professionals looking for an introduction to arts administration or production. This program provides direct interaction with and access to Steppenwolf Theatre Company. Internships are available in the following departments:

·         Casting/Artistic

·         Development/Fundraising

·         Education

·         Electrics

·         Literary

·         LookOut Producing

·         Marketing

·         Production Management

·         Properties

·         Publicity

·         Scenic Art

·         Scenic Carpentry

·         School at Steppenwolf

·         Sound

·         Theatre Management

 

Deadline for application: Sunday, January 27, 2019

To learn more about our programs including our nine-month Apprenticeships and Fellowships or to apply online, please visit https://www.steppenwolf.org/education/professional-leadership-programs/

We look forward to hearing from you!

Requirements
To Apply: 

To learn more about our programs including our paid nine-month Apprenticeships and Fellowships or to apply online, please visit https://www.steppenwolf.org/education/professional-leadership-programs/ All applications MUST be submitted online.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
John Rooney