Theatre Design & Production
Stage Right Professional Theatre Company and School for the Performing Arts
Why did you apply to intern at Stage Right Professional Theatre Company and School for the Performing Arts?
I had previously been in a production with the organization and wanted to assist them in their mission.
Describe your typical day as an intern.
A typical day included arriving at the studio, checking in with my supervisor for tasks, assisting camp leaders in managing the children, sitting in and running rehearsals, relaying messages between team members throughout the building, locating stored properties for rehearsal and performance, assisting with set load in and build, preparing the performance space, troubleshooting technical and logistical issues, and running shows and cues from backstage.
What is the hardest aspect of your internship?
The long work days, multiple productions occuring simultaneously, short deadlines, and large cast sizes were the most challenging aspects.
What is the most exciting thing about your role?
The most exciting part was watching the children become very passionate and enthusiastic about their performance and making the show come together.