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Management Fellow
Millburn, NJ
Paper Mill Playhouse
Full Time
Posted July 16, 2021
About the Fellowship Program
Paper Mill Fellows will spend two years (October 2021- June 2023) at one of the premier musical theaters in the country receiving practical training to launch a professional career in theater administration. Fellows will take on substantive roles within their departments, engage in cross-departmental collaboration, and attend enrichment events and social gatherings. This is a unique opportunity for the next generation of theater leadership to work, learn, and play in an environment with some of the top musical theater artists. We are seeking enthusiastic candidates who will bring unique and new perspectives to the organization and specifically welcome applications from those from Black, Latinx, Asian, and minority ethnic backgrounds.

Duties and Responsibilities

Management Fellow: The Management Fellow will report directly to the Managing Director and be engaged in the multifaceted world of management at a first-class regional musical theater. Duties will include assisting with capital campaign planning, grant writing and reporting, research on available local, state, and federal funding, advocacy efforts, liaising with Board committees, and interfacing with all departments on behalf of the Managing Director. This Fellow must have excellent research and writing skills and aspire to be a General Manager or Managing Director.

Salary: $684/week, Benefits Eligible


The fellowships are intended for early-career theater practitioners. We recognize that this can look different depending on personal circumstance and could include: recent college graduates, those with a combination of some college and work experience, or those looking to change career paths or re-enter the workforce.

How To Apply

Paper Mill Playhouse is committed to hiring high caliber individuals of diverse backgrounds. We strive to provide our staff with a nurturing and inclusive environment, equal for all employees and optimal for their success. Paper Mill celebrates diversity and believes it enriches our work environment and the work on our stage. Submit an application through Google Form using the link provided below. In addition to the application, we ask that you upload a three-minute video introducing yourself and sharing something we should know about you that we may not get from your application or personal statement. No phone calls, please. Application Google Form: