ENCORE is a non-profit educational theatre company that seeks to build community and transform lives by providing high quality, intensive musical and theatre training, as well as performances in the underserved South Bay and Harbor areas. We produce 4 mainstage musicals each year, along with a multitude of camps, workshops and classes for youth and adults.
ENCORE is looking for an intern with experience in theatre to for the dual role of Instructor/Administrative Intern. The intern will work as an instructor for our 5 Summer Camps, teaching singing, dancing and acting to our students, as well as assisting the Director of our two mainstage summer musicals. In addition, the intern will help with the details of running a theatre program, including processing student enrollments, creating and selling tickets, answering emails & phones, and assisting with keeping track of daily revenue and expenses of the programs. Experience in theatre, familiarity with Microsoft Office programs, excellent customer service skills and strong written and oral communication skills are a must.
The successful candidate will be extremely organized and be comfortable working around a variety of temperaments in a very busy environment, as well as have the ability to think critically and solve problems. She/he will have a good working knowledge of both Word and Excel and have excellent written and oral communication skills. S/he will work very well with children and will have experience performing in at least one musical theater production. Knowledge of audio and lighting systems is extremely helpful.