Director of Education

Award-winning Barrington Stage Company, located in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, seeks a Director of Education to head its nationally recognized education program. Must have experience in working with youth at-risk, devised theatre and hiring and supervising a large summer internship program. Degree in performing arts and 3-5 years of management experience in education required. Position begins early August and is full-time salaried position with benefits package.

Send resume, references, and detailed cover letter to jobs@barringtonstageco.org with subject “Director of Education.”

No current openings

Applications are no longer being accepted for the 2015 Professional Internship Program.

Applications for next summer will be accepted starting in January 2016.

Join Barrington Stage Company’s Professional Internship Program for an exciting opportunity to work with award-winning theatre artists while spending a summer living in residence at a professional theatre company in the cultural capital of the Berkshires, just a few hours outside of Boston and New York.

Internships are available for undergraduate- and graduate-level students interested in pursuing careers in theatre. BSC interns have the opportunity to work with leaders in their fields and receive training through weekly master classes led by guest artists and Barrington Stage company’s full-time staff. Participants are chosen through a competitive application process to train and gain professional experience in various facets of Equity theatre. Past Barrington Stage interns have gone on to top MFA programs and successful theatre careers throughout the U.S., including many who have chosen to return to work at BSC in a professional capacity.

Barrington Stage Company has become the fastest growing arts venue in Berkshire County, attracting more than 55,600 patrons each year, and gaining national recognition for its superior quality productions such as Broadway’s latest hit, On the Town. BSC’s reputation for these award-winning shows and educational programming is hard-earned; schedules are rigorous, providing the experience needed to become well-rounded theatre professionals. Applicants must show a strong interest in furthering their professional development and a commitment to working as part of a team in a top notch theatre setting.

For information about our Summer Internships please click here.

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