2017 Apprentice Company Applications Now Available

Shakespeare on the Sound, the award winning outdoor Shakespeare Theater based in Norwalk, CT, is seeking applicants for the 2017 Apprentice Company.  

Opportunities exist in the following disciplines: acting, directing, stage management, education, playwriting, costume design, production, and arts administration.  Shakespeare on the Sound is searching for early career/emerging artists and administrators. 

Successful candidates will be self-motivated, dedicated, inquisitive, collaborative, enthusiastic, and capable of working in a fast-paced, challenging, multi-faceted environment.  Apprentices function as an integral part of the organization and will have the opportunity to work directly with the accomplished and professional artists creating the mainstage production. 

Additionally, apprentices will be expected to attend master classes and create/organize the annual Budding Bards new play event. 

Requirements: applicants must be between 18-25, in college or recent graduates.  Time commitment for most apprentices is early May through the second week in July.  Some apprenticeships may begin earlier.  The position is unpaid.  Travel compensation to and from NYC rehearsal space and CT will be provided.  Housing is not available.  Deadline to apply is March 1, 2017 to be considered for the 2017 Apprentice Company.  Send completed application to Claire Kelly, Director of Education/Artistic Associate at claire@shakespeareonthesound.org .

Download 2017 Apprentice Application Here