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Internships

Lifeline's Internships are designed to provide students and young professionals with a well-rounded experience working at a professional not-for-profit theatre company.

The benefits to the intern include working with a team of professionals who care deeply about producing quality theatre adaptations, arts education, and community involvement. The selection of assignments and projects within our various departments will vary depending on the specific internship (see below).

All internships are unpaid; however, interns will receive complimentary tickets to each Lifeline production. Interns are able to receive class credit through this internship, but housing is not provided.

Applicants must be current college sophomores, juniors, seniors, or recent graduates.


Summer 2018

Event/Production Administration Internship
Start Date: May/June 2018
End Date: Open but must be available to work through August 19, 2018 (intern must be able to work the entire weekend of the Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest from August 17–19)
Hours: Hours will depend on production schedule and will include weekend and evening availability as well as day time office hours one or two days per week

Reporting to the Operations Director and Production Manager, the Lifeline Event/Production Administration intern is responsible for providing support for the Glenwood Avenue Arts Festival (GAAF), a community arts festival, and to the Production Department with managing the 2018-19 season. Click here for complete details.


Education Internship
Start Date: Week of June 25, 2018
End Date: July 27, 2018
Hours: Interns should be available every day between 8:30am–3:30pm, or 8am–5pm for those interns who can provide paid care before and/or after camp

Reporting to the Education Director, the Lifeline Education Intern will support our drama programs for youth. Interns receive training and mentorship from some of the best drama teachers in Chicago through our classes and camps, and the opportunity for leadership in the classroom and beyond. Click here for complete details.


Why Lifeline?

Working with Lifeline not only gives the intern hands-on experience with a non-profit organization, but also provides him/her the opportunity to live and work in one of the greatest cities in the world. The Chicago culture — from deep dish pizza to a breathtaking lakefront, professional sports, and a vibrant arts scene — gives the Lifeline intern a unique, unforgettable experience that extends beyond their daily internship tasks.

How To Apply

To apply for an internship, send a cover letter and resume to: hiring@lifelinetheatre.com.

The application deadline for Summer 2018 internship is February 28.

 
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