APPRENTICESHIP CAREER FOCUS
Two Institutional Development Apprentices support all areas of the Development and Marketing departments, including but not limited to event coordinating, fundraising, grant writing, annual gala support, PR, Graphic Design, grassroots marketing, social networking and patron services. Other projects will be based on the apprentice’s interests and department needs.
ACCESS & INCLUSION
One Access and Inclusion Apprentice will be responsible for updating and creating student inclusion records including family conversations, implementing lesson plans as an assistant and lead teacher, planning and organizing for our access outreach programs including our Sensory-Friendly initiative, as well as contributing to the creation of student support materials, faculty scheduling, and inventory of access supplies and materials and other projects based on apprentice’s interest and department needs.
Two Education Apprentices will be responsible for scheduling program offerings for classes and student ensembles, stage managing student conservatory productions, implementing lesson plans as an assistant and lead teacher, planning for our outreach programs, maintaining and updating student information, as well as contributing to the creation of student study guides, faculty contracts, inventory of art supplies and early childhood materials, and other projects based on apprentice’s interest and department needs.
Two Production Apprentices will work under the guidance of the Production Manager and tech staff. Tasks will include building and loading in scenery, scenic painting, electrics hang and focus, building props, equipment maintenance, assisting with costumes, and serving as crew on main stage productions. Other projects will align with the needs of the theatre and the skill-set of each production apprentice.
ADDITIONAL AREAS OF PARTICIPATION (ALL APPRENTICES)
Teachers and Teaching Assistants to theatre-artist educators for our in house and satellite classes
Stage Managers for student productions
Board Operators and Deck Captains for professional and student theatre productions
Participants in department and other meetings, including All Staff and Board of Trustees Meetings
Event Management Assistants for Opening Night Receptions, Board Meetings, the annual Gala, and other special events
Mentors for Access students
Build, load in, & strike crew for all productions
Box office, Front of House, Reception, and Gift Shop Associates