Director/Choreographer Internship

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The STAGES St. Louis Spotlight on Careers Internship & Apprenticeship Programs are designed to train the next generation of theatre professionals in the skills necessary to become successful and integral parts of the theatre community.  We combine practical hands-on experience with the opportunity to work with and learn from seasoned theatre professionals.  While immersed in the professional world, our interns gain in-depth knowledge and experience in their chosen areas to become well-rounded theatre practitioners.

Director/Choreographer Internship

The Director/Choreographer Intern will work closely with the Director/Choreographer and the Production Stage Manager on our Family Theatre Series Production of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians.  Primary duties will include observing/assisting in rehearsals and serving as child wrangler for the actors playing the Dalmatian puppies with age ranges from 8-18 years old.  The Intern will need to attend all rehearsals, tech, and all performances.  The successful applicant has a strong background in dance and directing, is able to assist in teaching dance combinations, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, is self-motivated, and be able to work with children.  This intern must have reliable transportation and local St. Louis housing.


–  All summer positions are paid a weekly stipend

–  Interns receive reduced priced tickets for each production you work on


Candidate Requirements:

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must:

–  Be able to provide local housing in St. Louis for the duration of your internship/apprenticeship

–  Be able to work 30 – 40 hours per week of internship/apprenticeship


To Apply:

Please submit the following materials to by March 8, 2019.

–  Cover Letter, indicating Internship and area of interest

–  Resume

–  References, Academic or Professional (3 preferred)

–  Personal Statement

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