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Carpentry / Crew Internship

2017 - 2018 Season

Extended Application Deadline: June 2, 2017

The Carpentry/Crew Intern will gain valuable experience working in a professional theatre environment while performing the following duties:


  • Assist with construction, load-in, installation, and strike of sets
  • Clean and maintain shop facilities and equipment
  • Additional projects as assigned


  • Crew select Virginia Rep productions. Assignments will be made during the course of the year. Assignments may entail running crew, fly rail, spot operators, dressers, etc.


  • Basic knowledge of carpentry, including the proper use of hand and power tools
  • Able to comfortably lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Experience with scenic painting or design preferred
  • Work comfortably and effectively in a diverse, collaborative environment
  • Strong interest in theatre and/or working for a nonprofit organization preferred

General Information:

Duration of Internship: August 29, 2017 – May 21, 2018
Compensation: $180/week without Virginia Rep housing; $130/week with Virginia Rep housing
Supervisor: Technical Director

How to Apply

Please see How to Apply and Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

No phone calls please. Questions should be directed to