Overview

Come learn and work with the professional artists of Arizona Theatre Company’s paint department! Arizona Theatre Company’s two-city structure offers a unique learning opportunity in scenic art. In addition to production work, the scenic art internship allows time for projects which support the intern’s individual goals and interests. Arizona Theatre Company’s 2018-2019 season offers a diverse range of productions and designers. Pick up a bamboo with us! For more information about a scenic art internship please contact Brigitte Bechtel, Charge Scenic Artist at 520-884-8210 x7712, or bbechtel@aztc.org

How to Apply
Complete our application form and return it to us along with a cover letter, two letters of recommendation and a current resume. **4/16/18: Contact Brigitte for the application form.  Due to host server issues, our company website is currently down.**
E-mail your completed application, resume, cover letter and 2 professional references to Brigitte Bechtel, Charge Scenic Artist at bbechtel@aztc.org
Internship Dates: August 2018 through May 2019. Specific start and end dates are
negotiable. General program information is below:

Professional Internship Program
Applications for ATC’s 2018/2019 Professional Internship Program are now available!
Arizona Theatre Company supports the ongoing learning of professional interns every season. Each internship is unique and created with the specific individual in mind. Internships are custom built around our interns’ personal passions, abilities, and educational goals. We provide a solid and inclusive professional experience within our company that serves as a springboard to a future career.

Internships at Arizona Theatre Company include:
􀀀 Shadowing of theatre professionals, creating contacts that could lead to opportunities following the intern year
􀀀 Creative development with ongoing evaluation and skills-based learning
􀀀 Production experience: interns are involved in all ATC productions
􀀀 Cross-departmental work within the company to aid understanding of how a non-profit arts organization works as a whole
􀀀 Space to tailor the internship to individual needs and interests
􀀀 Complimentary tickets to all ATC productions
􀀀 A supportive and welcoming environment in which to grow

Internships are based on a 40-hour work week with the exception of technical rehearsals
and the intern receives a weekly stipend to assist with living expenses. Housing is
not provided. Non-paid school credit internships are also available throughout the
season.

Technical Theatre
Technical theatre internships are available in the following areas: Costumes, Props, Electrics/Lighting, Sound, Technical Direction, Scenic Construction, and Scenic Painting.
Intern placement and training is based on each candidate’s current knowledge and their desire to learn. Interns will gain skills in their desired area through hands-on experience and mentorship from their on-site supervisor. Applicants for these positions should have some prior experience in their field.
These internships are offered as full (9 months) or part-time (4 to 5 months) positions.
For more information on the internship program at ATC contact:
Chris Gerling, Associate Production Manager
cgerling@arizonatheatre.org

 

To apply for this job email your details to bbechtel@aztc.org