Scenic artist interns will assist and be under the direct supervision of the Resident Scenic Artist for one remount production of The Sound of Music as well as brand new productions of Little Shop of Horrors, Something Rotten! and A Doll’s House , Part 2, for PCPA’S  Summer Season. Interns will have the opportunity to work on floors and sculptural scenery that will play in our indoor Marian thrust stage, outdoor Solvang festival theater and our Blackbox Severson theater.

Benefits of an Internship at PCPA
• Opportunity to gain practical experience in your chosen field.
• Work in both an outdoor and indoor thrust stage.
• Join a network of over 50 years of alumni.
• Spend your summer in California.

While at PCPA we expect you to experience the following
• Develop strong work habits
• Be tired
• Build and refine your portfolio
• Practice your craft
• Enjoy the great California weather
• Decide if this is the best career path for you.
• Have fun

Enrollment is by interview only
To be considered for an interview PCPA’s Professional Internship applicants must submit an application form, a current resume listing previous theatre training, theater experience, and list three references. Applicants may also be requested to submit relevant portfolio items. We will contact candidates that meet PCPA’s requirements to arrange an interview. Meeting minimum qualifications does not assure a candidate an interview.
Interviews are generally over the phone or via video conference.

Find the application under the “Conservatory” tab on the website!


To apply for this job email your details to ahogan@pcpa.org

About Pacific Conservatory Theater

PCPA is a professional conservatory theatre, committed to reflecting and transforming our diverse community with the art of live theatre.

We believe that the theater has a vital role and responsibility in the community to enrich cultural literacy and improve the quality of life.

We commit to serving our current audience, cultivating our future audience and training the next generation of theatre professionals.

We aspire to adhere to the best theatrical traditions and to set new standards of excellent artistry, ethics, and professional practice for the future of the theatre.