Technical Internship - Taking applications for Summer, 2018
Lincoln Community Playhouse
Technical Internship (unpaid)
Summer: June through August, 2018 (dependent on individual schedule)
The intent of the Technical Internship is to provide a hands-on experience of the inner workings of technical production in a non-profit community theatre. The duties assigned are designed to encompass entry level through intermediate level of all technical areas of theatre - basics in construction techniques, shop tools, painting techniques, lighting and electrical, sound; understanding ground plans and drawings; and understanding how technical elements work together in a production.
The Technical Internship is aimed at the serious student looking for opportunities in technical theatre. The student must be highly self-motivated, responsible and a team player.
The student will report and work closely with the Technical Director. Hours typically 12-5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with some weekends expected.
An appropriate project requiring demonstration of leadership and technical skills learned will be coordinated with the Technical Director.
Applicants are required to provide:
Three references that include at least one school administrator
Deadline for application is May 15, 2018.
Applications may be submitted via email to email@example.com, subject line “Technical Internship 2018 Application” or mailed to Lincoln Community Playhouse, Attn: Technical Internship 2017 Application, P.O. Box 6426, Lincoln, NE 68506.
Selected applicants will then go through an interview process before final selection is made.