Theater Internship




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

Job description

The Children’s Zoo at Celebration Square is currently offering Theater and Performing Arts Internships for the 2014 Zoo Season. Theater Internships offer the opportunity to gain real-life experience performing various performing arts skills in a non-traditional setting. These are unpaid positions.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities

• Perform during on-site live animal and/or puppet theater 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 Theater 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)