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Who: Leverage Dance Theater
Where: St. Louis, MO
Seeking: individual considering a profession in dance, arts administration or not-for-profit administration. Internships require students to be innovative team players who can also work independently. An investment in dance or education is a plus.
Saint Louis-based modern dance company seeks qualified candidates for internship opportunities in the arts. We are a busy and growing company and need team members with a profound commitment to quality, professionalism, and follow-through.
General Arts Administration intern will have the opportunity to observe all aspects of non-profit management and gain insight into what areas might be a good fit for further study or career development. Experiences will include logistics and production for performances, developing partnerships, coordinating children’s programming and fundraising events. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the issues facing arts and not-for-profit organizations including development, marketing, and branding. Regular duties will include answering email, online marketing, database management and research. Writing skills are a plus.
To Apply: Send a letter of interest detailing the type of internship and time period sought to complete the internship. Leverage’s offices and rehearsal studio are located in the Grand Center district of St. Louis near the Fox Theater and Powell Hall. Internships may be completed through a combination of on-site and off-site work. If you are interested in a more specialized internship, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cover Letter Should Include:
Why are you specifically interested in working with Leverage?
What is your relationship to dance or the arts?
If out of town, where do you plan on staying in St Louis?
Would this internship fulfill college credit or a graduation requirement?
What are your other responsibilities? Please detail your availability.