Apprenticeship, Internship and Multicultural Fellowship 

Our Professional Leadership Programs offer opportunities for students, graduates, and professionals to experience the inner-workings of a professional theatre from every angle. Each of these programs includes a uniquely hands-on experience coupled with mentorship and professional development.

Important Dates

Summer Internship
Program Dates: May 30 - August 25, 2017

9-Month Apprenticeship &  Multicultural Fellowship 
Program Dates: August 28, 2017 – May 25, 2018

What to Expect

  • Formalized and comprehensive training in arts administration or production
  • Focus on professional development and networking
  • Lifelong connections to peers, mentors and artists
  • Independent and collective learning projects
  • Hands-on experience for future career opportunities
  • Discount and free tickets to area theaters
  • Ability to witness firsthand how a world-class theater operates

Find Out More

Find out more about the Professional Leadership Programs (PLP) by visiting the Apprenticeship, Summer Internship or Multicultural Fellowship pages or download a PLP brochure (PDF).


Major corporate supporter of Steppenwolf’s career readiness and professional leadership program

American Express is the sponsor of the Professional Leadership Program & Multicultural Fellowship