EDUCATION & LIBRARY ASSISTANT: Goodspeed Musicals seeks a full-time Education & Library Assistant to report to the Education & Library Director. The Education & Library Assistant takes on projects related to educational programming and the upkeep of the library. The ideal candidate will have a relevant college degree, theatre education experience, attention to detail, knowledge of musical theatre, outstanding written and verbal communication skills, the ability to be pro-active and work independently, proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel, excellent customer service skills, and the ability to adapt and work under pressure as part of a team. Experience working in a library is a plus. EOE. Send letter, resume, and three references to Joshua Ritter, Education & Library Director: Jritter@goodspeed.org.
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To apply for any of these internships, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to our Education Director, Joshua S. Ritter at email@example.com
The Producing Intern works under the supervision of the Associate Producer and Line Producer to observe first hand the process of bringing a Goodspeed production from inception to the stage. Duties include analyzing and reviewing script submissions; general correspondence; clerical work; and other tasks as assigned. Requirements: Excellent writing, communication, research skills and computer proficiency (Excel and Word.) Must have his/her own transportation
The Marketing/PR Intern works under the supervision of the Advertising Manager and Public Relations Manager. Duties include assisting with promotion of our single ticket and subscription campaigns; writing/editing copy; design and layout of flyers and posters; maintaining press and photo archives; poster and brochure distribution; updating the press and patron list database; assisting with creating audience surveys, and new e-marketing concepts. Requirements: Completion of at least freshman year of college, computer proficiency (Excel, Word, some graphic design experience helpful). Must have his/her own transportation and must be willing to work some evenings and weekends.
The Education/Library Intern works under the supervision of the Director of Education/Librarian and Education Assistant. Duties include assisting with the annual Festival of New Artists; NYU Writers Residency; Music Direction Intensive; Audition Intensive; conducting research for a variety of educational projects; assisting with projects in the Scherer Library of Musical Theatre; marketing and planning for other Goodspeed Institute educational intensives; general correspondence clerical work, and other tasks as assigned. Requirements: Completion of at least freshman year of college and a demonstrated interest in Theatre Education. Candidates must have an attention to detail, excellent writing, communication, and research skills. Interns should also be proficient in using Excel and Word. Must have his/her own transportation.
The Development Intern works under the supervision of the Director of Development. Duties include researching corporate and foundation opportunities; preparing reports on identified funders and grants; data entry; filing; mail preparation; and assisting with the day-to-day operations of the department. Requirements: Excellent organizational skills; research skills; attention to detail; and ability to work independently.
There are no open full-time Production Positions at this time.
SCENIC CARPENTER/WELDER Goodspeed Musicals seeks a Scenic Carpenter. Wood working, welding, rigging, ability to lift 75 pounds, and supervisory skills is a must. Preferred candidates are available beginning February 2014. Hourly plus overtime. EOE. Send letter, resume, availability, and list of three references to Matt Francis, Technical Director, Goodspeed Musicals; PO Box A; East Haddam, CT 06423, fax to 860.873.2480, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
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TECHNICAL APPRENTICESHIPS Goodspeed Musicals seeks the next generation of professional technicians. Apprenticeships are available in carpentry, properties, electrics, scenic art, and wardrobe. Preferred candidates are available beginning in March 2014, and have experience working on full scale musicals. Hourly wage plus overtime. EOE. Send cover letter, availability, resume and list of three references to Erica Gilroy, Assistant Production Manager; Goodspeed Musicals; PO Box A; East Haddam, CT 06423, fax to 860.873.2480, or e-mail to email@example.com
COMPANY MANAGEMENT: Goodspeed Musicals seeks an outgoing person on seasonal basis to assist Company Management staff in all day-to-day housing, office, and transportation matters. Position is ideal for recent graduates or individuals seeking to develop a basic knowledge of company management. Must have valid driver’s license, clean driving record, and a sense of humor. Equal Opportunity Employer. Position available from March 1, 2013 to December 13, 2013. Send resume and references to: Kristan McLaughlin, Company Manager, Goodspeed Musicals, PO Box A, East Haddam, CT 06423; fax to 860.873.2329; or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (please use “Goodspeed Musicals Apprentice Position” in the subject line).
Goodspeed Musicals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.