Internships

INTERNSHIPS FOR THE FALL PRODUCTIONS: CAESAR FEST

  1. Theatre/Theatre Education Interns
  2. Photography Interns
  3. Film Interns

*THEATRE/THEATRE EDUCATION INTERNSHIP

Seeking a high-energy and proactive individual to assist in a Shakespeare for youth production at Austin Scottish Rite Theater on November 19th and 20th. Intern will need to be available for rehearsals prior to the production. Intern will have a chance to:

  • Work directly with youth in theatre arts through a production;
  • Experience the ImprovEd Shakespeare process of introducing Shakespeare to youth;
  • Stage Manage youth backstage, including entrances/exits and costume changes;
  • Work in the historic Austin Scottish Rite Theater.

HOURS: There are two productions. Applicant may apply for one or both productions.

JULIUS CAESAR (a cast of twenty-one 7-13 year old players)

  • Thurs, 11/10: 12:30-3:30pm rehearsals at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W 18th St.
  • Thurs, 11/17: 12:30-3:30pm rehearsals at ImprovEd Arts Studio in far SW Austin (20 mins from Austin Scottish Rite Theater)
  • Sat, 11/19: 3-6:30pm performance at Austin Scottish Rite Theater
  • Sun, 11/20: 4-6:30pm performance at Austin Scottish Rite Theater

JULIA CAESAR (an all-girl cast of eight 12-15 year old players)

  • Weds, 11/9: 3:30-6:30pm rehearsals at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W 18th St.
  • Sun, 11/13: 8:30am-12:30pm rehearsals at Austin Scottish Rite Theater
  • Weds, 11/16: 3:30-5:30pm rehearsals at ImprovEd Arts Studio in far SW Austin (20 mins from Austin Scottish Rite Theater)
  • Sat, 11/19: 6-9pm performance at Austin Scottish Rite Theater
  • Sun, 11/20: 6-9pm performance at Austin Scottish Rite Theater

EXPERIENCE: Experience in theatre and working with youth a plus.

APPLY: Please submit resume/work experience and letter of intent to andee [at] improvedshakespeare [dot] com by Monday, 11/7.

PAY: No pay

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*PHOTOGRAPHY INTERNSHIP
ImprovEd Arts is seeking an intern interested in expanding their photography portfolio. Intern will be invited to rehearsals for behind-the-scenes shots, as well as shooting the performances on November 19th and 20th at the historic Austin Scottish Rite Theater. Opportunity to practice photojournalism-style photography during rehearsals and experience the challenges of live performance-based, telephoto lens, photography during the performances. Must provide own equipment. Ownership of photos belongs to photographer, however ImprovEd Arts must be given copies of all photos and granted a royalty-free lifetime license for use.

APPLY: Photography experience a plus, but not required. Please submit resume/work experience and letter of intent to andee [at] improvedshakespeare [dot] com by Monday, 11/7.

PAY: No pay

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*FILM INTERNSHIP
ImprovEd Arts is seeking an intern interested in expanding their film portfolio. Intern will be invited to rehearsals for behind-the-scenes footage, as well as shooting the performances on November 19th and 20th at the historic Austin Scottish Rite Theater. Opportunity to practice documentary-style shooting during rehearsals and experience the challenges of live performance-based film documentation. Must provide own equipment. Ownership of footage belongs to filmmaker, however ImprovEd Arts must be given all footage and granted a royalty-free lifetime license for use.

APPLY: Film experience a plus, but not required. Please submit resume/work experience and letter of intent to andee [at] improvedshakespeare [dot] com by Monday, 11/7.

PAY: No pay

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