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Arts Administration

Summer 2017

Application Deadline: March 20, 2017


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

  • Assist the accounting department with accounts payable and special events revenues and expenses
  • Prepare and help maintain the front of house for all venues
  • Train with Tessitura software
  • House manage select Virginia Rep productions
  • Assist with financial reporting
  • Additional projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Prior customer service and/or sales experience required
  • Basic knowledge of accounting and finance
  • Fluency in all Microsoft Office products; especially Excel
  • Comfort with Quickbooks or ability to train quickly
  • 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: May 30 – August 21, 2017
Supervisor: Controller
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.

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