Overview

The Auditorium Theatre is now seeking applicants for our Professional Intern Cohort! Interns gain hands-on arts administration experience in a professional environment, working side-by-side with industry professionals to apply knowledge from the classroom to real-world situations. Interns also receive a $500 stipend.

Resumes and cover letters will be accepted on a rolling basis for Summer (May-August).

The Arts Programming and Operations internship is designed to introduce the intern to all aspects of arts management applicable to the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. The internship will provide the intern with a comprehensive understanding of the programming, booking, operational, logistical and financial components of the Auditorium Theatre. This internship will offer an experience which entails a variety of responsibilities. The task and responsibilities will be integral to the daily operations of organization as well as long-term strategy and planning. This internship is intended to provide a realistic understanding (both good and bad) of what it takes to make operate a National Historic Landmark theatre.

Requirements for the Arts Administration Intern:

Candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills
Flexible schedule to include evenings and weekends (depending on show schedule)
Be responsible for own housing and transportation
A solid understanding of basic business practices
A willing to do anything; a true self-starter
Ability to commit to 15-20 hours/week for a six month period

Instructions to Apply:

To apply for the Arts Administration Internship, please send cover letter and resume to education@auditoriumtheatre.org.

To apply for this job email your details to info@auditoriumtheatre.org

Pay Range: $500 stipend
Organization Address: 50 E Ida B Wells Dr Chicago IL 60605