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.
The intern will assist with a variety production-related duties for our Spring/Summer musical, as well for five summer theatre camps and pre-production for our fall 2019 season. Responsibilities will be to assist the Producer, Stage Manager, Director and Technical Director with all aspects of production, including making arrangements with technical/special effects vendors, costume designers, and props suppliers. The intern will also assist the Box Office and Lobby Managers during the run of the shows, and will help with administrative tasks as needed.
The ideal candidate will be extremely organized and able to work quickly under changing work conditions, and with different personality styles. She or he will have knowledge of Word and Excel and have excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as very good knowledge of customer service practices. Problem-solving skills, as well as critical thinking ability are a must, as is a desire to learn about theatrical production. Musical theatre experience and knowledge of audio and lighting is not required but will be extremely helpful.