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Des Moines Performing Arts has an exciting opportunity for students interested in arts education and event management.
We are seeking current college students for our internship program within the programming and education department. The Education Intern’s primary responsibilities will include supporting the planning and implementation of the Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards, audience engagement experiences and school-based programs.
Candidates can expect to gain experience in event management and performing arts education. Primary projects will likely include:
This position is ideal for students majoring in theater, theater education or arts administration.
Excellent communication and organizational skills required. Experience in event management and working with youth, as well as a passion for the arts, is highly desirable.
This paid internship will begin September 2015. Applicants must be available a minimum of 15 hours per week, with more hours during peak programming times. This position is a semester-based temporary position; an extension for a second semester may be possible.
Please submit your cover letter, resume and online application at http://www.desmoinesperformingarts.org/discover-des-moines-performing-arts/careers.php. No compressed files, please.
Applications will be reviewed beginning August 17, 2015.Apply Now