General Management Internship

JOBS

General Management Internship

Richards/Climan, Inc.
New York, NY 10036
US

Job Details

CATEGORY

Internship

TITLE

General Management Internship

DESCRIPTION

Richards/Climan, Inc. (RCI) is a Theatrical General Management Company established in 1997 by David R. Richards and Tamar Climan. Current projects include Broadway's Anastasia and the upcoming Broadway revival of Children of a Lesser God, as well as many shows in development. RCI has managed over 50 Broadway shows, including Fiddler on the RoofRodgers + Hammerstein's CinderellaIt's Only a Play, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess (Tony Award® for Best Revival of a Musical), Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & GrillThe Glass Menagerie, You Can't Take It With YouWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Tony Award® for Best Revival of a Play), All the Way (Tony Award® for Best Play), August: Osage County (Tony Award® for Best Play), and many more. 

RCI is currently looking for an intern to join our team and learn the ropes of managing Broadway shows in the midst of a busy and exciting Broadway season. We are looking for a self-starting individual focusing on a career in general management, company management, producing, or arts administration. Ideal candidates should be professional and fun, efficient and detail-oriented, up for any challenge and enjoy finding solutions, and have excellent computer skills and a sense of humor.

RCI's internship program offers an intensive experience in commercial theatrical management, including seminars and career coaching with RCI staff members; mock creation of budgets, contracts, and show management and tracking; as well as practical applications and exposure to our current projects.

Basic Responsibilities:

- General upkeep of a fast-paced office, including answering and redirecting phone calls, handling mail, copying, scanning, filing, running errands, etc.

- Drafting correspondence

- Inquiries into rehearsal studio availability and rates

- Coordination of show- and actor-related travel needs (transportation, housing, etc.)

- Research

- Script coverage

- Assistance with documenting and storing production billing, contracts, correspondence, payroll, etc.

- Additional unique projects as assigned (examples include contract drafting, assisting with management of readings, and opening night planning) 

Hours:
Hours are flexible Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Full-time candidates are preferred, but part-time schedules are available. Additional evening or weekend commitments for special events will be addressed on a case-by-case basis.

Compensation:
Each intern will receive either college credit or a modest weekly stipend. RCI is happy to complete any necessary paperwork for students seeking college credit through this internship.

Perks:

- Intensive training as well as specific duties and projects under the guidance of experienced supervisors

- Opportunity to shadow company managers for all of our productions in New York

- Observe other aspects of the business (advertising, press, etc.), in accordance with the intern's interests

- An individual desk, computer, and email account

- Complimentary ticket offers as available

Recent participants in RCI's Internship Program have gone on to hold positions at:

101 Productions, Disney Theatrical Group, Dodger Theatricals, DR Theatrical Management, Foresight Theatrical, Frankel Green Theatrical Management, Goodspeed Musicals, Paper Mill Playhouse, Richards/Climan, Inc., Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Teatro Proscenium, Telsey + Co., Theatre for a New Audience, Troika Entertainment, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Zach Theatre

To Apply:

Please send cover letter and resume as PDFs to info@richardscliman.com. In your cover letter, please note if you are available full- or part-time and your preferred start and end dates.

DURATION

March 5, 2018 - May 25, 2018

HOW TO APPLY

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