Shakespeare in Action’s Administrative Community Program has given dozens of volunteers meaningful opportunities to develop professional skills, network with professional theatre artists and be part of a dynamic creative team committed to awakening a passion in young audiences for Shakespeare, classical theatre, and the arts.
Shakespeare in Action is currently looking for a team to specialize in:
Assist with the planning and coordination of our Shakespeare Challenge, our annual fundraiser where members of the corporate sector act in a Shakespeare play to raise money for our youth programming
Assisting with our fundraising campaign; liaison with community groups to maximize participation.
The Administrative Community Program is designed to be learning-based, and professional administrators and artists will mentor volunteers closely. This is an ideal environment for those looking to gain more experience working in arts administration and the charitable sector, or those looking to apply their talents and skills to a great cause.
Successful applicants must be able to commit a minimum of 4 hours per week. There is flexibility around days & time worked.
Successful applicants will either be enrolled in or have completed a university or college degree in a pertinent field, including Arts in Education, Business, Marketing, Theatre Production, or similar areas. Most importantly, successful applicants will have a passion for Shakespeare, classical theatre, education and theatre for young audiences. Applicants will have a desire to learn more about creating theatre in a professional context and be a good team player.
To apply, please send a cover letter identifying your portfolio if interest, and a copy of your resume, with the title “Administrative Community Program Application” to:
David di Giovanni
Friday February 9th, 2018
Posted by: Shakespeare in Action
For more information: http://shakespeareinaction.org/