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PROTOTYPE is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and are 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.


PROTOTYPE Company Manager

Term: November 1, 2021 – January 21, 2022
15 hours a week @ 12 weeks

The Company Manager works alongside the Festival Producer, Melanie Milton, and Associate Producer, Durra Leung. The Company Manager handles all artists travel, housing, distribution of per diems, and ground transportation needs. With the guidance of the Associate Producer, the Company Manager creates individualized itineraries for all traveling artists and acts as their initial point of contact while on the ground in New York. The Company Manager also creates and assembles welcome packets for the artists and the festival’s partnering venues, in addition to providing hospitality at rehearsals as requested. Lastly, the Company Manager organizes and inventories the Festival’s merchandise and creates tracking and reconciliation reports with oversight from the Associate Producer.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
PROTOTYPE: Opera|Theatre|Now, now celebrating its tenth anniversary, 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 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 returns for its tenth iteration January 7 – 16, 2022.

TO APPLY
Please send your cover letter and resume to durra@prototypefestival.org and include your last name and the position title in the subject line: for example, “Jones – Production Manager.” Include your cover letter and resume as attachments titled “YourNameLetter” and “YourNameResume.”

PROTOTYPE seeks to hire staff that reflects the diversity of the city in which we live. All positions at PROTOTYPE are filled without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, HIV/AIDS status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. All are encouraged to apply.


 
PROTOTYPE 2022 Marketing Intern
Term: October 4, 2021 – January 21, 2022
10-15 hours a week @ 16 weeks

The Marketing Intern works alongside the Festival Marketing Manager throughout the course of the Festival. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is organized, communicative, independent, and excited to learn. Responsibilities include:

– Assisting the Marketing Manager with social media & marketing outreach with other organizations;
– assisting in brainstorming, creating, and scheduling social media posts
– assisting with website updates and data maintenance on the PROTO website through WordPress;
– organizing and delivering marketing materials to PROTO partners when applicable;
– sitting in on PROTO rehearsals/interviews to capture content for social media, show trailers, etc.;
– maintenance on PROTO mailing lists through Constant Contact and assisting in creating e-blasts;
– front of House efforts and events at partner venues,
– capturing content at talkbacks, opening/closing night events, development dinners, etc.;
– assisting in implementation of instagram takeovers with PROTO artists and the PROTO team;
– light design work on basic social and PROTO assets (Cropping, re-sizing, entering data, etc.)

The PROTOTYPE Marketing Intern should have basic experience with or an eagerness to learn:
– Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Gmail
– Microsoft Office programs & Dropbox
– Social Media: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
– Photoshop & Indesign
– WordPress

The internship pays a weekly stipend of $150. This is a great opportunity to see how a festival of this magnitude is pulled together, learn important marketing skills in the arts field, and connect with the individuals who make this extraordinary work a reality.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
PROTOTYPE: Opera|Theatre|Now, now celebrating its tenth anniversary, 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 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 returns for its tenth iteration January 7 – 16, 2022. 

TO APPLY
Please send your cover letter and resume to victoria@prototypefestival.org and include your last name and the position title in the subject line: for example, “Jones – Marketing Interning.” Include a short note in the body of the email about your interest and your resume as an attachment titled “YourNameResume.”

PROTOTYPE seeks to hire staff that reflects the diversity of the city in which we live. All positions at PROTOTYPE are filled without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, HIV/AIDS status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. All are encouraged to apply.