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Rehearsal AdministratorSeasonal
Opera Production CoordinatorSeasonal
Artistic Administration ApprenticeSeasonal
Communications ApprenticeSeasonal
Stage Management ApprenticeSeasonal
Technical Theatre ApprenticeSeasonal
Scenic Painting ApprenticeSeasonal
Costumes ApprenticeSeasonal
Wigs & Make Up ApprenticeSeasonal
Props Assistant Apprentice
SUBMITTED DATE: 2/12/2019

Summer apprenticeship applications are due March 1.

All productions are performed in original language with full orchestra and are professionally conducted, directed, and designed. Opera apprentices must have their own transportation and be willing to work the long hours that a production schedule requires. Wolf Trap Opera is pleased to offer apprentices housing in the home of an approved Housing Host or at George Mason University.

Provide assistance to the Props Master and learn the art of crafting, building, and acquiring all the necessary hand and furniture props needed in fully produced professional shows.

Requirements: 
- Prior stage properties or equivalent experience

NOTE: This position follows the Opera company summer schedule and works on a 6 day/week schedule (one day off that varies from week to week; standard production schedule). Technical Theatre, Scene Painting, Props Assistant, Costuming, and Wigs & Make Up Apprentices also become the run-crew for all performances at The Barns at Wolf Trap.

You must complete the entire online application to be considered for an internship. Below is what is required in the online application:

- Cover letter with brief personal statement, outline of career goals, and specification of departmental apprenticeship(s) for which you’re applying. If applying for more than one internship (up to three allowed), you must submit separate applications for each position.
- Resume listing relevant courses, previous experience, and special skills. No transcripts please.
- 2 academic and/or professional references. Please include phone number and email.

 

For information on how to apply, please visit: 

https://www.wolftrap.org/education/internships/apprenticeships


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Questions about Membership or this application? Please contact Vincent Covatto, organizational membership manager, at VCovatto@operaamerica.org or by calling 646.699.5237.
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