Internship opportunities at Porchlight Music Theatre are designed to provide an enriching, career-broadening experience for qualified college and graduate students. The level of responsibility and the ongoing workload of an ever-growing artistic institution require that interns be highly motivated, energetic and self-reliant. Please read each individual internship posting to submit your application for consideration. A personal interview is required as part of the final selection process.
Porchlight Music Theatre is currently seeking to hire the following internship positions
Porchlight offers a variety of internships.
The following internships are available seasonally:
Scheduling is usually 2-3 days a week.
Winter/Spring Internship: Approximately January 1 - April 30
Application deadline: November 1
Summer Internship: Approximately May 1 - August 31
Application deadline: March 1
Fall Internship: Approximately September 1 - December 31
Application deadline: July 1
* Development/Fund Raising Internship
* Marketing/Administrative Internship
* Artistic Production/Administrative Internship
The following internships are available per-production:
Scheduling is flexible, though production internships have specific times and are 2-3 months in duration.
- Lighting Intern
- Marketing/PR Intern
- Production Office Intern
- Properties Intern
- Sound Intern
- Stage Management Intern
- Wardrobe Intern
- House Management Intern
How to Apply
Please send a 500-word personal statement summarizing your career goals, explaining why you want to work at Porchlight Music Theatre.
Include a resume of your experience and two letters of recommendation, which speak to your experience and ability to excel in a demanding and highly collaborative work environment.
Porchlight Music Theatre does not offer internships in directing or set design. No housing is provided; qualified applicants are eligible for college credit.
For questions, please contact the Porchlight Music Theatre Business Manager Nate Groonwald at
firstname.lastname@example.org subject line "Internship".