Engaged, theatre-loving candidates are always welcome at Playbill.
Playbill.com, the online division of Playbill Magazine, will offer a spring semester internship for 1-2 journalism students. Duties will include reporting, writing, fact checking, copy editing, video and photo assisting, and social media posting, among other responsibilities.
The focus of the internship will be news and feature writing about Broadway, Off-Broadway and other theatrical productions (and related TV and movie projects) so knowledge and a passion for theatre is essential.
- at least 1 semester of journalism coursework
- experience writing on deadline for publications (e.g. school news website/paper) - note that writing samples are required to apply
- deep knowledge of theatre, including Broadway and Off-Broadway productions and passing knowledge of the history of theatre
The internship will be hybrid, with work remote and in-office at our Manhattan office for approximately 20 hours/week. This is an academic internship though pay is possible (at $15/hr) if allowed by school's program.
To apply, please submit a resume and two journalistic clips to [email protected]