Production & Design Internships | Goodman Theatre

The Goodman's internship program offers a rich and challenging experience for qualified college students, graduates and young professionals who are actively pursuing careers in professional theater.

Production and Design Interships are offered in following departments: costumes, production management, and props. Please Note: Due to our status as a union house, we are unable to offer internships in the areas of set or lighting design.

Production and Design internship applications are accepted on a rolling basis. All applications are kept on file and reviewed as need arises; for this reason, it is especially important that applicants include an accurate window of availability when filling out their application.

All applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

For more information - including internship descriptions - visit the Goodman's website.

Skills & Qualifications: 

All Goodman internships share the same basic expectations. At a minimum, applicants must:

  • Possess the knowledge and skills required to work successfully in a specific department of the theater.
  • Be socially mature and self-confident.
  • Be able to take direction and criticism well.
  • Be able to digest new information quickly and apply it productively.
  • Be consistent and dependable in their work habits.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Enjoy multi-tasking and creative problem-solving.
  • Work comfortably and effectively in a highly collaborative environment.

A basic knowledge of computing is essential; the Goodman uses a wide assortment of computer equipment and software.

To Apply: 

Our application requirements include this online form, submission of a 500-word personal statement, an electronic copy of your professional resume, and two letters of recommendation. Applications any of these materials are considered incomplete.

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