Spring Internships – Davenport Theatrical

WHO: Davenport Theatrical


DESCRIPTION: Davenport Theatrical Enterprises is looking for qualified candidates for our Internship Program. Current projects include: The Bridges of Madison County, Kinky Boots, Gettin’ the Band Back Together, Somewhere in Time and more. Our spring internships begin in January and go through mid/late May. You must be willing to commit to at least 20 hours a week (weekdays and weekends are available), however, preference is given to those candidates who can commit to full-time internships. A stipend is paid upon successful completion of the Internship Program. Please read the position descriptions below and apply here: www.davenporttheatrical.com/internships

Executive Intern
The Executive Intern serves as a second assistant to Ken Davenport. Responsibilities include answering phones, managing investor and company data, updating the At The Booth App, and maintaining the general upkeep of the office space. The Executive Intern must have strong communication skills, friendly phone demeanor, solid proofing and editing skills, and must be knowledgeable about the theater industry. Opportunities will be available to attend readings, seminars, and other office events. Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and HTML is a plus.
Positions available: One full time (Monday-Thursday).

Groups Marketing Intern
The Group Sales Marketing Intern at Davenport Theatrical Enterprises reports directly to the Director of Group Sales and the Group Sales Operations Manager. The intern’s responsibilities include (but are not limited too): generating contracts, reports, tracking and processing payments, research and outreach to new group sales clients, providing basic group sales information to inbound callers, placing orders, providing operational and administrative support and leading the social media for the department. The candidate must be a highly organized and creative person with an upbeat personality, and should possess knowledge of current Broadway and Off-Broadway shows. Applicants should be proficient with Microsoft Excel, social media platforms and Internet research. Experience with Salesforce and ticketing systems is a plus.
Positions available: One part-time or full-time.

Office Intern
Through the internship, the Office Intern will work within all departments of Davenport Theatrical and will interact with other theatrical companies in the city as well. Through hands on experience with all departments the Office Intern is exposed to numerous aspects of the industry. The Office Intern will be responsible for the delivery of checks, packages, and contracts. Applicants should be eager to learn, able to take initiative, and ready to jump in wherever needed.
Positions available: One part-time.

Intern to the Creative Director
The Intern to the Creative Director works alongside the department of Internet Marketing. He or she will produce site updates and new content for DidHeLikeIt.com, BestOfOffBroadway.com, and more. This Intern also aids in the editing and designing of new show materials and graphics. Basic knowledge of Photoshop and HTML a plus. Solid proofing and editing skills a must.
Positions available: One part-time or full-time.

To Apply: Apply here. 

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Ken created one of the first Broadway podcasts, recording over 250 episodes over 7 years. It features interviews with A-listers in the theater about how they “made it”, including 2 Pulitzer Prize Winners, 7 Academy Award Winners and 76 Tony Award winners. Notable guests include Pasek & Paul, Kenny Leon, Lynn Ahrens and more.