Arts Education and Development InternBookmark This
New York, NY
DescriptionWaterwell is an acclaimed ensemble theatre company dedicated to the creation of new plays and new adaptations of classic texts. Since 2010, Waterwell has provided the Drama program to hundreds of middle and high school students at PPAS, the public Professional Performing Arts School. This innovative training connects voice and movement work with devising and scene study; artistic interpretation alongside original creation. Students also work with professional directors, designers and stage managers on rehearsal projects and productions including a commissioned New Works Lab. Waterwell’s program at PPAS is a truly exceptional unification of theater’s professional and educational spheres.
Starting in August or September, Waterwell seeks a part-time Development Intern (15-25 hours/week) to join our passionate, dedicated team. Must take initiative and demonstrate interest in arts education with superior organizational skills. Experience in development or grant writing a plus. The internship will focus on development with the option to include curriculum or production work, tailored to the intern’s interests. Ideal candidate will be available through December.
Interns currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs will also be eligible for academic credit. Please note that the internship is unpaid at this time.
Please send cover letter, resume, and availability to Rebecca@waterwell.org with the subject INTERNSHIP as soon as possible.