Production Intern

Liz Lerman Dance Exchange

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

Length of internship: Summer (May-August)
Full Time; Monday – Friday with some weekends or evening special events

Pay: Small weekly stipend

Who should apply: If you are interested in learning more about the internal workings of a world-renowned dance company, you’ve found the right place! Intern will assist the Production Manager in providing technical support for all company projects and fulfilling all video needs. Successful candidate must be proactive, flexible, and able to work independently. Valid U.S. driver’s license and clean driving record required. College student or recent graduate with background in technical theatre preferred.

Tasks include (but are not limited to):
Scheduling related to rehearsals and performances
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 or such
Filming rehearsals, processing, and duplicating rehearsal video footage
Maintaining and duplicating video archives
Video projects for grant or promotional purposes
Assisting with all aspects of preparation for the “How to Lose a Mountain” project

To Apply: Send completed application form, cover letter, and resume (including references) to Meg Kelly at by March 15, 2011.