JOBS and INTERNSHIPS
How to Apply: Click here, and send a cover letter and resume (with references). No calls please.
Phantom Projects Theatre Group at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts is seeking Assistant Stage Management Interns for the first show in the season, Bud, Not Buddy, based on the popular novel by Lois Lowry. Rehearsals begin December, 2017. There are only 3 performances, in one day, on February 22, 2018 at 10AM, 1PM and 7PM.
Academic Credit available. $75 Gas Stipend Provided.
Interviews will take place as resumes are recived. The position may close at any time.
Scheduling is flexible during rehearsals earlier in the process, but will increase as we get closer to the performances. First rehearsal, tech week and performance availability is required. Otherwise, we’re willing to work with your schedule, or split responsibilities between multiple interns.
Auditions December, 2017. Exact dates TBD
First Rehearsal: Late December/Early January
Load-in: February 21, 2018 (all day and night)
Performances: February 22, 2018 (10AM, 1PM and 7PM performances)
Restore: February 26-28, 2018 (One day only)
ABOUT THE JOB:
Ideal candidates will be interested in pursuing a career in stage management/technical theatre. Candidate should be punctual and willing to tackle a variety of tasks with precision, a positive attitude, and a sense of humor. Some experience with wardrobe and props is ideal, but not required.
Responsibilities for Stage Management Interns include assisting with costumes and props (including shopping and/or picking up rented items) assisting the stage manager in setting up, cleaning and maintaining the rehearsal studio. Running errands, coordinating with designers, director and stage manager, overseeing and supervising the running crew. Setting up back stage wings and prop tables. Must have some stage management experience. All shows are rehearsed/performed in La Mirada.
MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS (INTERN POSITION):
How to Apply: Click here, and send a cover letter, resume (with references). No calls please.
Phantom Projects Theatre Group at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts is seeking enthusiastic interns for our Marketing and Communications functions.
Interviews are ongoing.
There is a $75 Gast Stipend. School credit, if available.
ABOUT THE JOB:
*Assist in the execution of outreach efforts to media, city and professional organizations.
*Assist with branding
*Stream-line and maintain existing contact database of marketing targets.
*Provide Artistic Director with potential, show specific marketing targets.
*Post event notices on community calendars.
*Assist with developing marketing campaigns for membership, performances, events and programs.
*Propose and execute postings on social media sites.
*Coordinate and execute collateral distribution.
*Propose methods for enhancing marketing and social media results.
*Pitch stories to press and media.
*Other assignments as appropriately assigned by Artistic Director.
*3 Months, Avg 18 hours per week
The successful candidate must believe in the core values of the nonprofit organization and forwarding its mission. He/she must demonstrate an ability to apply his/her marketing stills with minimalsupervision on or off site. Self-starter. Excellent communication and writing skills. Good research and problem solving skills. Strong computer skills, including knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and social media platforms. Professionalism, candor, grace and a sense of humor under pressure.