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Scenic Art / Crew Internship

2017 - 2018 Season

Application Deadline: March 20, 2017

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

Scenic Art

  • Paint and touch up stage floors, platforming, set pieces, tour sets, and some props
  • Clean and organize the paint shop
  • 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.


  • Knowledge of basic scenic painting (including color mixing, cartooning, and tools/materials)
  • Comfortable working on ladders
  • 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: Scenic Charge

How to Apply

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

No phone calls please. Questions should be directed to