The theater offers a variety of
internships for undergraduates, graduate students and young professionals
with an interest in professional theatre. Interns
are trained by and work alongside professional directors, designers, actors, stage
managers and technicians. Some interns may be eligible to enroll
in the Actors' Equity Membership Candidate Program.
commit to the entire Saint Michaelís Playhouse Production Internship
$200 per week plus room
and board. All interns are housed
in double dormitory rooms on the campus of Saint Michael’s College.
Dining Hall is adjacent to dormitory and the meal plan consists of 10
meals per week. Interns have option of adding extra meals to the plan for
an additional fee, paid by the intern directly to the dining service
How to apply for a Production Internship
The screening and hiring process will begin
upon receipt of applications.
All applications and application
materials must be received
Candidates must be
serious about training for a career in theater and must possess previously
acquired skills in areas of theatrical production work.
Internships are offered in the following departments: Carpentry, Scenic
Painting, Props, Costumes, Electrics, Sound, and General
are assigned to various production departments throughout season.
Duties will include daytime crews, evening running crews and
work on the
childrenís theater productions.
Candidates must be
serious about training for a career in theater and must possess a desire
to work in a
variety of arts administrative capacities including box office, house
management, company management, marketing, and public relations.
Responsibilities will also include production running crews (as needed) and
assistance with strike and change-over. Administrative Interns may be
assigned work on the Childrenís Theater productions.
The Playhouse is
a professional Equity summer stock theater with a fully
equipped, air-conditioned, 366-seat, proscenium theater built in 1975. The
Playhouse produces four mainstage shows plus two children's shows each
season and has been the professional theater company of Saint Michael's
College since 1947.