EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Internships @ Opera Orlando

For fans of music, opera, theatre, and cultural arts. Interested in gaining real-world research and grant experience?  Are you an ace when it comes to data mining, social media and or technical writing?  Do you care about music, performance art, and want to be part of the Orlando Cultural Arts scene?

If you are a college student or even high school student, an internship at Opera Orlando may be a happy fit for you. Interns at Opera Orlando have the opportunity to extend learning beyond the classroom.  Interns gain career experience.  Everything you do will help you realize potential! Opera Orlando has an exciting season ahead with lots of musical and artistic collaborations, the performance art scene is young, growing, innovative, and help is needed.

Here are some ways you can get involved as an Intern:

·       Social Media - Assistant Crowd Funding Content Producer

·       Volunteer Research Lead

·       Research & Development - Specialist

·       Fundraising – Data Management

·       Production - Assistant Stage Manager, Props, etc.

Opera Orlando is the region's leading Opera Company. The good news is that internship days and hours are flexible (15 hours per week).  The not so good news is that Interns are not paid a wage; sorry, we work with a shoestring budget. That said, we feel strongly that our Interns gain unique experiences, enhance their career opportunities, expand their view of the world, and find inspiration!

Interested? Check out our current openings for interns below and email us at info@operaorlando.org to apply today or  Call 407.512.1900

 

2017-18 Internship Opportunities  

Title: Development Assistant

Start/End Date: September 15, 2017 - June 8, 2018

Description: Working hand in hand with the Opera Orlando Development Team, the development assistant will become integrated in the day to day fundraising activities of Opera Orlando and help with both short term and long term projects.  Internship can be by semester or for the whole year/season.

Operations: Social Media - Assistant Crowd Funding Content Producer, Volunteer Research Lead, Research & Development Specialist, Fundraising Data Management

Qualifications: Enrolled in College

Compensation:  None


Title: Production Assistant

Start/End Date: October 30th - December 20th

Description: The Production Assistant assists and supports the productions within the assigned period of time. Duties for the position can vary from stage management responsibilities and assistance, to props procurement and show run, to deck crew, to scenic carpentry and painting assistance. The production assistant reports directly to the Production Manager, but might also be assigned direct supervision by other contracted production staff on a case by case basis. Exact role and responsibilities will be negotiated based on candidate’s experience.

Operations: Executive Assistant to the Artistic Director. Assistant Stage Manager, Props Master, Assistant to Production Manager for La Bohème, and Amahl and the Night Visitors.

Qualifications: High School degree, pursuing or completed Bachelor Degree. Experience in theatre preferred.

Compensation:  Up to $500 depending on job responsibilities assigned