Du Yun, Angel's Bone, PROTOTYPE 2014
PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now, now celebrating its seventh season, is an annual festival of visionary opera-theatre and music-theatre works by pioneering contemporary artists from New York City and around the world. The festival is the only one of its kind in the United States – presenting fully produced premieres, national and international presentations, and work-in-progress showings of original genre-bending works by both emerging and career artists from the contemporary classical opera-theatre and music-theatre idiom. Learn more about PROTOTYPE at prototypefestival.org. PROTOTYPE 2019 returns January 5 – 13, 2019.
PROTOTYPE 2019 FESTIVAL INTERNSHIP
PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now, the annual Festival of global opera-theatre and music-theatre works co-produced by HERE and Beth Morrison Projects is seeking interns to assist with all areas of the seventh year of this world-renowned Festival.
PROTOTYPE interns will play an active role in production, marketing, event planning, company management, house management, box office and membership, and Festival operations. Duties may include assisting with marketing and media initiatives, assisting with producing responsibilities, being present at technical rehearsals, theater load-ins and strikes, house and company management/artist relations responsibilities, and occasionally may include serving as run crew during performances. Interns may also assist with basic office and Festival administration duties, such as running errands, generating or updating paperwork, etc.
PROTOTYPE interns will work directly under the Festival’s Producers or production staff. With thirteen events taking place in ten different venues, this internship offers a great opportunity for hands-on experience in all areas of performing arts production and management. The intern experience may be tailored to suit an individual’s interests and strengths based on availability and experience.
The PROTOTYPE internship takes place from December 28 - January 18. An extended internship starting December 1 and ending on January 18 is also available. Please list your preference and availability in your message. This internship is unpaid, but PROTOTYPE will provide an unlimited MetroCard.
Please send resume and cover letter detailing experience and areas of primary interest as attachments to Associate Producer Drew Weinstein at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will begin interviews for interns in early October.