Arena Stage
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • $400 per week
  • Seasonal

Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Available

Position Description: This Fellowship begins in October 2020 and will end in June 2021.


Events & Rentals Fellow works directly with the Mead Center Events and Rentals staff to provide support on all aspects of event planning and management. This position fields and processes event inquiries, drafts contracts, and leads site tours for potential clients. During events, the fellow will coordinate with caterers and vendors, assist with event load-in and help facilitate event operations. The ideal candidate should have a background in event execution, excellent written and verbal communication skills, be comfortable working on both independent and collaborative projects, ability to keep a calm demeanor in challenging situations and have a passion for events management. Knowledge of theatrical productions or arts management a plus. The position requires a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights and weekends. Some events may run outside of the hours of public transportation. This position requires standing and walking as well as the ability to lift 30 lbs. 


Fellowships are designed for recent graduates (undergraduate or graduate) and career changers interested in pursuing a career in the professional theater. 

Dates: Seasonal fellowships are full-time and require 35-weeks commitment. This position begins in October 2020 and will end in June 2021. 

Compensation: Weekly stipend of $400.00 and health, dental and vision insurance package.

How to apply:

  1. Upload Cover letter
  2. Upload Resume
  3. Diversity Statement (included in the questionnaire)
  4. Upload Unofficial Transcript
  5. Upload Writing Sample (For administrative, artistic development, and community engagement applicants only)

The deadline for fellowship applications is Friday, January 31, 2020

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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