Technical Theatre Internships


Length Session 1: June 22-July 16th (except July 3rd is a holiday)
Length Session 2: July 20-Aug 21 (except Aug 14th) 
Hours: 9:00AM - 12:00PM (Monday through Friday)
Cost: FREE  (DC residents ages 14-24 can apply for the DC Summer Youth Employment Program to receive pay for this internship)
Location: The Theatre Lab, 733 8th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
By interning at The Theatre Lab, high school students can earn Service Learning Hours or fulfill school Volunteer Requirements.
Join us all summer long as we explore the technical aspects of theatrical production! Students will receive training in lights, sound, costumes, stage management, carpentry, and the ever-important lesson of safety. Teens from across the DMV will be supervised by our team of area-professionals and college interns as we support Theatre Lab’s award-winning youth productions, including two full-length musicals performed by the Musical Theater Institute for Teens. You will have a chance to show your creativity as we work on design concepts for production and understanding the director’s vision, or simply the opportunity work Show Tech Crew for one of our productions. 
You may apply for any or all of the following:
Technical Theater Internship I meets Monday through Friday, June 22nd-July 16th, 9am to 12pm (except July 3rd).
Technical Theater Internship II meets Monday through Friday, July 20th-August 21st, 9am to 12pm (except Aug 14th).
Production week for the first teen musical runs July 14th-July 18th (evenings and weekends).
Production week for the second teen musical runs August 11th-August 15th (evenings and weekends).
To apply, email with your name, contact info, and a brief history of your experience and interests. No phone calls, please.