Sound Internship

2018 - 2019 Season

Application Deadline: March 10, 2018


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

Responsibilities:

  • Work as a sound board operator or audio crew member for Virginia Rep productions
  • Assist with load in and load out of all productions and events
  • Assist with touring production sound needs
  • Opportunity to assistant sound design a Virginia Rep production
  • Work with professional sound designers on Virginia Rep productions
  • Clean and organize sound and audiovisual equipment
  • Attend production meetings as necessary
  • Additional projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Background in sound engineering (design a plus)
  • Basic knowledge of modern sound equipment required; experience with computerized sound systems a plus
  • Comfortable lifting up to 70 lbs. and working in a harness at heights of up to approximately 60 ft.
  • Work comfortably and effectively in a diverse, collaborative environment
  • Strong interest in theatre and/or working for a nonprofit organization

General Information:

Duration of Internship: August 27, 2018 – May 24, 2019
Compensation: Interns will receive a bi-weekly stipend and local housing is available for those Interns in need of such. For those Interns who are able to house themselves locally, the stipend will be $180/week. For those Interns in need of VA Rep housing, the stipend will be $130/week. Each Intern will share a bedroom with another Intern (non-co-ed) in a fully furnished apartment.
Supervisor: Audio Supervisor

How to Apply

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

No phone calls please. Questions should be directed to interns@virginiarep.org