Thursday, May 10, 2012

Opportunity: Intern in Lexington

The Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center (LTCAC) is currently seeking an unpaid intern interested in an all-encompassing hands-on experience in the arts. College credit is available. Intern’s responsibilities will include but not limited to the following:
Cultural Arts: Assist with exhibition installation, give tours and other opportunities with programs that include performing arts (theater, dance, music, storytelling, etc.), arts and crafts demonstrators (weaving, carving, instrument making, etc.), and film showings.
Education: Marketing efforts- update social media sites & local calendars, Assist staff with educational programs which may include facilitating hands-on activities, distributing materials, assisting teachers/ demonstrators, etc.
Large Events: Assist staff with performance venue ushering, crowd control, information/sales table, event operation. May assist with monitoring dressing/green rooms, set changes, costume changes, special effects, load in/out.
Visitor Services: Assist staff with visitor orientation, provide information, interact with the public, lead/facilitate tours* (i.e. docent opportunities). Assist volunteer coordinator in recruitment, organization and correspondence of volunteers.
Clerical Work: Answer phones, greet visitors, record Board Meeting notes,
REQUIREMENTS: Available 20hr/week, Capable of Multi-tasking, works well under pressure, Works well in groups but can also manage projects alone
Candidates should submit a resumé of education and employment, including a list of any relevant courses taken, to Rasheedah El-Amin at

1 comment:

Boris Zakic said...

I caught the "curtains" on NPR/WUKY last night, too, covering the Lyric, almost entirely - many interesting projects coming up, and not only for stage/music. It will be a good opportunity for those interested--