Winter/Spring 2019 Theater Administration and Production Internships

Regional Theatre Tony Award® recipient Chicago Shakespeare Theater is seeking highly qualified interns for a commitment between January and June, 2019. CST interns gain substantive experience and invaluable insights in their respective departments while building professional relationships in the Chicago theater community. Current post-secondary students, college graduates, and early-career professionals are encouraged to apply.

Under the leadership of Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and Executive Director Criss Henderson, Chicago Shakespeare is dedicated to producing extraordinary classic productions, new works, and family fare; to unlocking Shakespeare's work for educators and students; and serving as the city's premier international ambassador through its WorldStage Series, bringing the world's best theater to Chicago.

The deadline to apply for spring internships is November 1, 2018.

Arts Administration Internships
Arts Administration interns work closely on the development and execution of efforts to support the Theater's artistic and education programming, while gaining a deep understanding of the "behind-the-scenes" workings of a large cultural organization. View individual internship listings:

Production Internships
Production interns work directly on the build, install, or coordination of upcoming productions and gain experience with professional equipment and practices, while receiving one-on-one mentoring with industry professionals. View individual internship listings:

To Apply: 

Please visit to view individual internship listings, application requirements, and an online application form to submit your application.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Sam Braziller
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