Internship & Apprenticeship
<< Select a different job description
Publicity apprentices/interns work directly with the Communications Director to generate local and national publicity for Steppenwolf productions and projects. Apprentices/interns assist with the preparation and execution of press performances, photo and video shoots, collect and maintain archival materials and write press materials including press releases. Apprentices/interns will also gain copywriting and editing experience. Candidates should have an interest in public relations and possess excellent writing, interpersonal and administrative skills.
Dates & Hours
Apprenticeship: September-May, pays minimum wage
Internship: June-August, unpaid
Position is supervised by
Who should apply for this position
Applicants interested in learning about the day-to-day functions of a theatrical publicist should apply. This position is well-suited for candidates with a vested interest in the world of marketing and publicity in the non-profit, arts sector.
Alumni for this position include
- Elizabeth Neukirch, Public Relations Associate, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Chicago, IL
- Molly Kobelt, Special Events Associate, Steppenwolf Theatre Co., Chicago, IL