Chester Theatre Company

PO Box 722
Chester, MA 01011

Date Posted:
January 21, 2019

Western Massachusetts



Stage Management Intern


Stage Management interns will serve as assistants to the stage managers on each of the 4 main stage productions. The SM interns will:

· Assist the AEA stage manager with rehearsal room tasks such as:

o Preparing the rehearsal room

o Tracking blocking

o Being on book and line notes

o Preparing production paperwork

· Track and maintain props and costumes during rehearsals and performance

· Lead 1-2 production assistants working backstage during the performance

· Assist with load in and strike of all productions during their contract term

· Interns will assist with other front of house and administrative tasks.

This internship provides the unique opportunity for someone interested in stage management to work closely with an AEA Stage Manager and receive direct mentorship and guidance. Each SM intern will work closely with the actors - taking an independent leadership role on two productions in the season.


Position 1 (Shows 1 and 3) Sunday May 26, 2019 - Sunday August 5, 2019

Position 2 (Shows 2 and 4) Sunday June 9, 2019 - Friday August 23, 2019

Working on an educational track in stage managment
How To Apply:

To Apply: Please send cover letter and resume including 2 professional or academic references to:

Please include in your application if you have any scheduling conflicts and if you anticipate having a vehicle during your time in Chester.

Apply by:
March 01, 2019
Stipend + Housing
About this Organization:

Chester Theatre Company, is a professional theatre company located in the foothills of the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. CTC produces 4-5 plays each summer and fall, performed by actors, directors and designers from across the country.  In its 25 seasons, CTC has earned a reputation for producing the best in contemporary theatre,  consistently winning top honors with area critics. CTC productions have gone on to Off Broadway engagements and regional, national, and international tours.