Our volunteer intern program is designed for young artists to gain practical experience in theater administration and production. As a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, Chance Theater internships are volunteer positions. Interns receive a small stipend to cover transportation costs.

Chance Theater volunteer intern positions are available in three distinct cycles:

  • Spring: January – April (Application Deadline: December 1st)
  • Summer: May – August (Application Deadline: April 1st)
  • Fall: September – December (Application Deadline: July 1st)
  • Full Season: Jan 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017


Applicants must:

  • Be a college student, recent graduate, or have some practical knowledge and experience in theater
  • Be able to commit to 15 to 30 hours per week over the full course of the internship period
  • Interns should expect to be at Chance Theater at least 3-5 days each week for 4-8 hours per day.
  • Submit an Intern Application, a current resume, a cover letter detailing your specific areas of interest, and contact information for three references
  • Interview with theater staff


Areas of interest: 



  • Hands-on experience working and learning beside skilled, highly qualified, leading theater professionals
  • Opportunity to gain industry skills in various areas of theater arts and administration
  • A small monthly stipend of $150 to assist with daily expenses, including transportation
  • Some housing assistance is available, upon request



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