The Hanover Theatre

2 Southbridge St.
Worcester, MA 01608
www.thehanovertheatre.org

Date Posted:
January 28, 2019

Region:
Central Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Intern

Acting Assistant for Children’s Youth Summer Program (Ages 6-8)

Description:

Each summer, The Hanover Theatre runs Youth Summer Programs for students ages 6-18. The children’s program offers students, ages 6-8, opportunities to learn and explore in the world of musical theatre. Daily classes feature theatre games, dance combinations, music appreciation, singing, visual arts and much, much more. All classes are taught by master teaching artists. A showcase of student work will be held on the final day of the program.


DAY TO DAY TASKS:

-Active involvement with children, ages 6-8

-Assisting with acting games

-Developing acting games

-Caring for children’s needs

-Assisting with drop-off and pick-up

-Collaborating with program educators

-Possible arts and crafts

-General help with the day to day activities of the Youth Summer Program

Qualifications:

REQUIRED COMMITMENT:

-Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4pm

Children’s Session: June 24th - July 5th (no classes on July 4)


REQUIRED ATTRIBUTES:

-Must be pursuing a degree in the performing arts, or related field

-Strong interest in performing arts and arts education, specifically with elementary aged children

-Previous experience and training in acting

-Excellent communication skills (comfortable with public speaking)

-Proven self-starter and desire to take initiative

-Ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities

-Confident personality with the motivation to achieve results

-Strong attention to detail

-Punctual and dependable

-Reliable Transportation (parking will be provided)

-Must be 19+

How To Apply:

To apply for this internship, please email a cover letter and resume to:


Meghan Montaner 

Director of Education 

The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

2 Southbridge Street

Worcester, MA 01608

education@thehanovertheatre.org 

www.thehanovertheatre.org

Apply by:
March 01, 2019
Salary:
Stipend
About this Organization:

The Hanover Theatre welcomes more than 200,000 visitors per year to its 2,300-seat historic venue for a broad range of world-class performances including touring Broadway shows, concerts, comedy, family shows and other events. The facility is comprised of two adjacent and connected buildings, and includes function rooms for private or community events, and a conservatory for the performing arts, serving 200 students in a wide variety of classes in acting, dance and design. We are committed to providing the highest quality customer experience and dedicated to embracing a system of values that includes mutual respect, teamwork, professionalism and an open and inclusive culture.