Internships : The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

2022 - 2023 Intern Program

We are seeking seven (7) interns to join us for our 94th Season. All positions are $340 per week, plus housing. Health benefits are also available. These are twelve months contracts, beginning in June, 2022, with a possible one year extension. Interested candidates should submit cover letters and resumes, in a pdf format, to hiring@kazoocivic.com or by mail to Hiring, Kalamazoo Civic Theatre, 329 South Park Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007.


STAGE MANAGEMENT INTERN will develop stage management skills under the supervision of the Production Stage Manager. Intern will manage up to six productions, working with professional staff, designers, volunteer actors and running crews.

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LIGHTING DESIGN INTERN will complete up to six (6) lighting designs per season, with optional training in sound design. Will also assist with lighting, sound, video, SFX, and maintenance for three venues including a traditional proscenium and two flexible spaces. Equipment/Software includes: ETC Consoles, QLab, Digital Cyc, Vectorworks, Lightwright, OBS, and Final Cut.

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SOUND DESIGN INTERN will actualize up to six (6) sound designs per season, with optional training in lighting design. Will also assist with lighting, sound, video, SFX, and maintenance for three venues including a traditional proscenium and two flexible spaces. Equipment/Software includes: Yamaha QL5, Shure Wireless Microphones, QLab, Logic, OBS, and Vectorworks.

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SCENIC DESIGN INTERN, under the supervision of the Resident Scenic Designer, will build their portfolio, developing, rendering, drafting, painting, design and props skills while working in three venues: beautiful 1930s proscenium house, state-of-the-art arena theatre, and intimate studio space.

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COSTUME DESIGN INTERN will develop skills in design, patternmaking, cutting, and costume crafts working with the Resident Costume Designer. Opportunities to design up to five (5) shows and stitching on all productions. Excellent sewing skills required. Draping skills a plus.

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TECHNICAL DIRECTION INTERN will train under the supervision of the Technical Director and work with professional carpenters in our fully equipped scene shop. Intern will have opportunities to further develop carpentry, and TD skills in our 500-seat proscenium, 190-seat black box and 100-seat studio.

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The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment that inspires all individuals and provides a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.