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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 Interns 2022
Term: January 3, 2022 – January 19, 2022

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 this world-renowned festival.
The PROTOTYPE Interns will be assigned to one of the following teams: Producing, Company Management, Operations, General Management, and Development. Duties range from being present at technical rehearsals, theater load-ins and strikes, house and company management/artist relations responsibilities, cultivation event planning, and includes show-specific ASM duties as needed. Interns will also assist with basic office and Festival administration duties, such as running errands, generating or updating paperwork, etc. A large part of the internship involves interfacing with the public and acting in front of house roles such as box office, ushering, coat check, etc. Must be comfortable interacting with artists, audiences, producers, and donors.

The PROTOTYPE interns will work directly under the Festival producers, Festival production staff, or Festival development manager. With six events taking place in six different venues, this paid internship offers a great opportunity for hands-on experience in all areas of performing arts production and management. The intern experience is tailored to suit an individual’s interests and strengths based on availability and experience.
The PROTOTYPE internship takes place from January 3 – January 19, 2022. We expect full day availability and flexibility for the 17-day duration. One in-person onboarding session will take place in mid-late December. The compensation for the internship is $15/hour, in addition to a 17-day unlimited NYC MetroCard.

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 – Festival Intern.” 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.