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Based in LA County, Phantom Projects is an award-winning, one-of-a-kind theatre group that has performed for over 400,000 Southern Californians through school tours and an annual season at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts. In 2017, Phantom Projects celebrated its 20th Anniversary by introducing an expanded series of class offerings, residencies, and concerts and special events.
Phantom Projects is a vibrant, creative workplace that creates powerful theatre geared toward teen audiences. Created by a 17-year old, the organization has developed into a nationally recognized company over the last 22 years thanks to its careful selection of titles, themes, and messages. Past topics have included cyber-bullying, racism, prejudice, and more.
Who is eligible?
2019 Arts Internship positions will be open to currently enrolled undergraduate (2 or 4-year) college students who reside or attend college in Los Angeles County. Recent graduates may apply as long as they have completed their degree between May 1 – September 1, 2019.
Who is not eligible?
Students who have already earned a BA, BS or a higher degree are not eligible for the Los Angeles County Arts Internship Program. Also, students who have previously participated in the program are not eligible to participate a second time.
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.
The position works 20 hours/week for 3 months, or as needed to meet school internship needs.
There is a $100 gas 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.
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.
ASSISTANT STAGE MANAGER (INTERN POSITION):
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 second show in the season, Wonder, based on the popular novel by S. E. Hinton. Rehearsals begin 1st week of March. There are only 3 performances, in one day, on April 11, 2019 at 9:30am, 12:30pm, and 7PM.
Academic Credit available. $125 Gas Stipend Provided.
Interviews are ongoing until the positions are filled, at our offices in La Mirada.
Scheduling is flexible during rehearsals earlier in the process, but first rehearsal, tech week and performance availability is required. Otherwise, we’re willing to work with your schedule, or split responsibilities between multiple interns.
Rehearsals: Rehearsals are typically Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Evenings (approx. 6pm-10pm) and Saturday and/or Sunday afternoons.
Load-in: April 10, 2019 (all day and night)
Performances: April 11, 2019 (9:30am, 12:30pm, and 7PM performances)
Restore: April 14-20, 2019 (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.