Production Intern

Location: Takoma Park, MD (Washington, DC area) 

Length of internship: January 3, 2012 – June 29, 2012

Full-time, including some evening and weekend events

Pay: $500 / month

Who should apply: Intern will assist the Production Manager in providing technical support for all company projects, maintaining company scheduling, acting as a liaison between Dance Exchange, artists, and performance venues, and generally looking at both the big and small pictures as they pertain to Dance Exchange projects. This position requires a proactive, organized, flexible individual who is able to multi-task and work independently. College student or recent graduate with background in technical theatre preferred.

Tasks include (but are not limited to):

Maintaining company schedules

Managing the rehearsal room: playing sound and ensuring that the room runs smoothly

Assisting with Load-ins and technical rehearsals

Shopping for costumes and props and maintaining storage of such

Filming rehearsals, processing, and duplicating rehearsal video footage & maintaining archives

Video projects for grant or promotional purposes

Assisting with aspects of the How To Lose a Mountain project, including:

- Scheduling travel for designers and dancers

- Assisting with pre-walk prep: such as preparing and dehydrating food, securing gear

- Assisting the walking group as needed while they are on the trail or conducting community events

 

To Apply: Send completed application form, cover letter, and resume (including references) to Meg Kelly at megk@danceexchange.org by November 1, 2011.