internship

Summer Production Internship

20-30 hoursPhiladelphia2 positions availableSummerCoffeeDog FriendlyLive Theater Shows

Description

The Production Intern will be instrumental in all load-ins, load-outs, and running of shows in the 4 performances spaces throughout the building. They will work closely with FringeArts' Production staff. Specialization within a department is possible dependent on our production schedule.

Responsibilities may include: set construction/installation, unloading trucks, hanging/focusing lights, and assisting audio set up. The Production Intern may also aid the production department with administrative tasks as required, such as advancing technical riders, creating and implementing show schedules, and organizing rentals.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be a strong problem solver, with excellent communication skills and a willingness to learn new skills and abilities. The candidate should be experienced with general stagecraft, such as lighting/electrics, audio, set construction, and/or video. The candidate should also have general knowledge of Mac operating systems, and be comfortable with Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Lightwright, and Qlab3 are a plus. A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle are a plus. The Production Intern will have the following physical demands: lifting 50 lbs, climbing ladders, comfort with heights.
Position: 1 open, unpaid internship, available for college credit

Dates: May-September

Hours: 20 hours per week preferred. Occasional weekend hours and evening hours may be required for promotional events.

To Apply: Please email cover letter and resume to internship@fringearts.com . Include internship title in email subject line and in cover letter. Production applicants should detail their technical experience in their cover letter.

Requirements

A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle are a plus. The Production Intern will have the following physical demands: lifting 50 lbs, climbing ladders, comfort with heights.