Jacob’s Pillow is home to America’s longest-running international dance festival, a recipient of the prestigious National Medal of Arts, and a treasured 225-acre National Historic Landmark. Each Festival brings more than 50 dance companies from across the globe, offering 350+ performances, talks, and events, and attracts talented artists to the prestigious programs of The School at Jacob’s Pillow. Throughout the year, the Pillow boats an impressive historical archive of groundbreaking work, and an online dance resource enjoyed by people all over the world.
INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION: Summer Festival internships run May 21 through August 29 and are part of a structured program for more than 30 interns from around the world, each working within one of the Pillow’s administrative or production departments. By interning with Jacob’s Pillow during the summer, you join a team of seasoned arts professionals and assist with programs pertaining to the Festival, The School, the Archives, and Community engagement. All internships offer invaluable training and mentorship towards your professional career.
PERIOD OF INTERNSHIP/EMPLOYMENT: Summer, 3 months
PAY TYPE: $1,500 stipend
OPPORTUNITY TYPE: Internship
JOB STATUS: Part-time to full-time
LOCATION: Becket, MA
APPLICATION DUE DATE: February 2020
REQUIRED DEGREE: All Majors
HOW TO APPLY: Online application form at https://www.jacobspillow.org/summer-festival-intern-program/ opening November 2019 (attach resume, cover letter, letter of recommendation, and any department-specific application materials).