Theatre Internship




Organization: Children's Zoo at Celebration Square (AZA Member)
Location: Saginaw, MI, United States
Job or Internship: Internship

Theatre Internship

Job description

The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square is currently offering Theatre and Performing Arts Internships for the 2013 Spring and Summer Semesters. Theatre Internships offer the opportunity to gain real-life experience performing various art skills in a non-traditional setting. These are unpaid positions.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities

• Perform during on-site live animal shows

• Engage audience members in presentations

• Provide support for show staff and/or volunteers

• Use provided biofacts during presentations

• Perform other duties as assigned

*Please note Theatre Interns will not be performing animal handling*

Position Requirements

• Must be at least 18 years of age and enrolled in a college or university, or a recent graduate of a college or university.

• Work may be outdoor and in all weather conditions.

• Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

• Requires good public speaking ability.

• Ability to work with children, teens, and adults.

• Ability to follow verbal and written directions.

• Ability to work both as a team and independently

Time Commitment

• Internships may be part-time or full-time depending on availability

• Days of work and hours will be determined upon hiring.

• Internships run mid-May through mid-August with the possibility of going through September.

Contact Information

Send resume with cover letter to:

The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square

Attn: Volunteer Coordinator

1730 S. Washington Ave.

Saginaw, MI 48601

Fax: (989) 759-1328

Email: info@saginawzoo.com

(No phone calls please)