New York, NY 10001
STEWART/WHITLEY (New York City-based Theatre/TV/Film Casting Office) is seeking full-time casting interns to begin work starting January 2020. Must be available to interview ASAP.
Looking for smart, pleasant, kind, motivated individuals with terrific organizational and problem-solving skills. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who wants to learn about all aspects of casting from the ground up, and will bring a positive attitude into the office and the casting room. Strong communication skills are key, a good sense of humor and thick skin are a plus.
Prior experience in a casting office or talent agency/representation office is REQUIRED. Knowledge of theatre, musical theatre, tv/film, and pop culture is an asset. We emphasize hands-on training and are looking for someone who will be a vital member of our team – the ability to work with minimal supervision on individual projects is a must. Actors need not apply.
Responsibilities include preparing audition sessions, contact with agents, managers, and other theatrical professionals, answering phones, various research, etc. The interns will also work directly with the casting team on all projects, creating idea lists, preparing audition sessions, and assisting in the auditions.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office required. Knowledge of BreakdownExpress, Casting Networks, GoogleDocs a plus.
Internship length is negotiable, but typically 4 months long in duration. School credit can be provided on request, and a monthly travel stipend will be provided.
At Stewart/Whitley, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our work, and our community. Stewart/Whitley is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Drop offs and phone calls will not be accepted.
January 13, 2020 - May 13, 2020