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Paid Professional Internship Program - Summer 2020
Union, NJ
Premiere Stages at Kean University
Posted November 20, 2019
Premiere Stages offers internships for current college students and recent graduates who have an interest in pursuing a career in theatre. Former interns have gone on to graduate programs and professional theatre careers. Many interns have also subsequently been hired to work at Premiere.

During the summer, Premiere Stages offers internships that are full-time, seasonal positions. These internships are for individuals who desire practical experience in the real world, and for those who are willing to fully commit their time and energy to the program.

Premiere Stages is committed to supporting a diverse group of emerging artists; people of all backgrounds, ages, and experience levels are encouraged to apply.

Duties and Responsibilities

Internships are available in the following concentrations:


Box Office/ Marketing


Production (3)
Stage Management
Theatre Management


Candidates must be 18 years old and have completed at least one year of college. Interns are encouraged to bring their vehicles with them when possible.


Internships are offered June 1 - August 7, 2020. Production interns may extend their internships through August 14, 2020. Kean students may extend their internships into August and September. Evening and weekend work required.


Local interns receive a $250 stipend per week. Interns who receive free on-campus housing get a $200 stipend per week. Preference is given to local candidates who do not require on-campus housing.

Travel expense to and from Premiere is the responsibility of the intern. Academic credit may be arranged by the intern in lieu of a stipend at the discretion of the sponsoring college. Interns may participate in the Equity Membership Candidate Program (EMC) when applicable.

How To Apply

Applications will be accepted starting December 1, 2019 and continue until all positions are filled. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply before March 1, 2020. Please fill out our online application (available December 1) and upload your cover letter and resume directly to the application portal. Full details are available online at Resumes should include theatre and/or related experience; please do not send performance resumes. Cover letters should be no longer than one page and include which position you are applying for and what you hope to gain from the internship program.
Deadline: Mar 01, 2020