Listing Information: The Public Theater is seeking one full-time intern in the New Work Development Department, which is responsible for the cultivation and shepherding of new plays and musicals at the Public Theater and Joe’s Pub.
Responsibilities: • Reading and evaluating synopsis submissions and corresponding with playwrights • Logging new plays • Attending and reporting back on readings and performances of new plays and musicals • Reading and covering new work submitted to the Public • Writing pass letters • Collecting oral reports • Helping on various productions and projects in the office and around the theater (EWG, VR shoot, Kings) • Drafting excel sheets • Printing documents for the office • Watching the front desk in the absence of the front desk attendant Requirements: Candidates should possess exceptional written communication skills, be highly organized and detail oriented, and appreciate the fast-pace of a professional theater environment. Professional theater experience is preferred, but not necessarily in theater administration. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Outlook is a plus. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an interest in theater administration and enthusiasm for new play development.
Hours: Full-time, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Please send cover letter and resume to Jack Moore: email@example.com
The Public is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the theater field are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.