Theatre Raleigh

Internships

Love theatre? Want to get involved?

Apply for an Internship!

Every year Theatre Raleigh depends on a team of dedicated interns to help make its Summer Series a success! We have worked with students (and recent graduates) from a variety of institutions, such as:

  • Barton College
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • East Carolina University
  • Elon University
  • Florida State University
  • Fordham University
  • Meredith College
  • North Carolina State University
  • University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM)
  • University of Florida
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of North Carolina at Wilmington
  • William Peace University

Want to spend your summer working alongside the next generation of theatre professionals? Check out the internship opportunities below!

OPEN POSITIONS

Position

Details

Production Internships

ASMThe Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends

Spotlight OperatorThe Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends

Both Peter Rabbit positions run through Sept. 17-Oct. 21

Rehearsal/Tech: Sept. 17-Oct. 4 (TR Studio/Kennedy Theatre)

Production: Oct. 5-21 (Kennedy Theatre)

ASM – The Rocky Horror Show

Wardrobe SupervisorThe Rocky Horror Show

DresserThe Rocky Horror Show

 

All Rocky Horror positions run from Oct. 18-27

Rehearsal/Tech: Oct. 18-25 (TR Studio/Koka Booth Ampitheatre)

Production: Oct. 26 & 27 (Koka Booth Ampitheatre)

Administrative Internships

General Management

Box Office

Marketing & Communications

Fall 2018 / Spring 2019 (semester-long internship)

Don't see the position you're looking for? Let us know!

Internship Areas

Box Office
Company Management
Costume Design/Wardrobe Supervision
General Management
Lighting
Makeup/Wig design
Props
Set construction
Sound
Stage Management
Technical Apprentice*

* Assists the Technical Director on all set builds, load-ins/load-outs, and other projects throughout the summer.
FULL SUMMER SEASON commitment desired for this position.

Important Information

Interns may be hired for the fall/spring semesters, the summer season, or on a show-by-show basis. Please let us know your preference when applying.

In general, interns are paid a stipend of $100 per show or $25/week, depending on the position. Additional compensation is available for a full-season Technical Apprentice.

Unfortunately, housing assistance is not available for any position except the Technical Apprentice

How to Apply

Contact Morgan Parpan, Education Director at <education@theatreraleigh.com>

Be sure to include:

  • A cover letter detailing your desired internship area, as well as any relevant experience
  • Your resume (PDF)
  • 2 references (professional or educational)

Internship applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all positions have been filled.

Once you apply, we'll contact you if we think you'd be a good fit!

Questions?

Contact us at <education@theatreraleigh.com>

Thank you to all our amazing interns who make our productions possible!

And to those we haven't met yet... we can't wait to see you in Raleigh!