NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2018!

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University is now seeking applicants for our Fall 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.

Summer internships available in:

  • Creative Engagement
  • Marketing/Sales
  • Development

Applications due no later than Friday, August 3 @ 5PM.

Creative Engagement Internship

The Creative Engagement internship provides interns with the opportunity to experience the process of planning, executing, managing, and assessing both community and school-based arts engagement programming. Past interns have played a key role in organizing community events, created and executed lobby engagements for our performances, and created educational materials distributed to schools around the Auditorium’s Student Matinee series. Working closely with the Creative Engagement team, interns are valued as vital members of the department with tasks and duties that support necessary outcomes for the organization. No matter the time of year, the Creative Engagement department has programming for arts-learners of all ages!

Requirements for the Creative Engagement Intern:

  • Candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Flexible schedule to include evenings and weekends
  • Comfortable with various research methodologies
  • Passion for arts education and/or community engagement
  • Ability to commit to 15-20 hours/week for four months

To apply for the Creative Engagement Internship, please send cover letter and resume to atru-education@auditoriumtheatre.org.

Marketing and Sales Internship

The marketing internship provides interns with a multifaceted understanding of the different aspects of marketing in a theatre setting. The internship will introduce the intern to real-world experiences in the field of marketing as they gain insight and experience. Interns learn about strategic planning, e-marketing, copywriting and editing, partnership relations, website maintenance, direct mail campaigns, and promotion development and integration.

Requirements for the Marketing Intern:

  • Candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Marketing major or background
  • Excellent organization
  • Able to work independently with high productivity
  • Willing to coordinate with other departments
  • Knowledge of HTML and Adobe Creative Suite a plus
  • Ability to commit to 15-20 hours/week for four months

To apply for the Marketing and Sales Internship, please send cover letter and resume to atru-education@auditoriumtheatre.org.

Development Internship

The Development Internship will provide the intern with a multifaceted understanding of the different aspects of development and fundraising in a non-profit theatre setting. This internship will introduce the intern to real world experience in the field of development. Interns gain an understanding of the responsibilities involved in fundraising for a large non-profit theatre, and help  identify new sources of funding, assist in the writing and editing of grants, help with database management, and participate in special events planning.

Requirements for the Development Intern:

  • Candidate should have strong written, verbal, and analytical skills
  • Excellent organization
  • Able to work independently with high productivity
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to commit to 15-20 hours/week for a six month period

To apply for the Development Internship, please send cover letter and resume to atru-education@auditoriumtheatre.org.