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Children’s Theatre Company is committed to providing exceptional internship opportunities for the next generation of artists, educators and administrators. Through our program develop the tools you will need to move forward in your chosen field – observing, training, and collaborating with dedicated professionals at the largest children’s theatre in America. Gain invaluable experience, build your resume, make connections, and have the option of earning college credits. 

TIME COMMITMENT: CTC offers short-term and long-term internships ranging from just a few weeks to an entire season broken out between the Fall/Winter/Spring and Summer.  Please see individual internship postings for specific date requirements. It is recommended that persons interested in these positions apply anywhere from one to six months prior to their availability, depending on the specific internship for which they are applying.   

COMPENSATION: CTC interns are compensated with complimentary tickets, professional development and networking opportunities such as staff meetings, meet-and-greets, artist hours, and more. 


Production– Unavailable until further notice due to COVID-19

  • Assistant Choreographer
  • Assistant Director
  • Assistant Lighting Design
  • Assistant Sound Board Operator
  • Assistant Stage Management
  • Costumes
  • Electrics
  • Properties
  • Sound
  • Stage Management
  • Sound, Assistant Sound Board Operator
  • Assistant Lighting Design

Administration & Education– Unavailable until further notice due to COVID-19

  • Arts Administration
  • Development & Special Events
  • Education
  • Finance


Production– Unavailable until further notice due to COVID-19

  • Assistant Lighting Design
  • Costume Design
  • Costume Production
  • Directing
  • Music
  • Paint
  • Production Management
  • Scenery
  • Stage Management

Administration & Education– Unavailable until further notice due to COVID-19

  • Education
  • Graphic Design

Rolling applications are accepted for most departments until positions are filled.

QUALIFICATIONS: CTC offers internships for college and graduate-level students as well as early-career professionals with a range of experience from very beginning to advanced skill level. Please see the individual internship descriptions for specific qualifications. Applicants must be at least 18 years old to be eligible. For Teen Opportunities, see below.

CTC is dedicated to increasing equity, diversity, and inclusion in our audiences, our programs and in all of our hiring for staff, artists and recruiting of board members, interns or volunteers.  CTC is committed to a future where our theatre is a home for all people, all families, and is truly reflective of our community.  We are also committed to providing a work environment that is free from discrimination.  CTC prohibits discrimination in employment against any employee or job applicant because of that person’s race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, disability status, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, membership in a local human rights commission or any other legally protected status. 


CTC Internships are currently on hold due to COVID-19. 

We hope to know more about Fall Internships by June 1, 2021.