Big Apple Playback Theatre is an improvisational community-building improv troupe that serves organizations and schools in the metropolitan area. For more info about BAPT, go to www.bigappleplayback.com
Contact: Hannah Fox, Artistic Director, 917-699-1196
Internship: This person will be expected to coordinate and execute marketing and outreach activities on behalf of the company, and provide support to Artistic Director on various administrative duties. The job is divided into two main categories. Research & Outreach: research potential school partners; identify new prospective clients including schools, social service agencies and organizations, colleges, corporations, hospitals, etc.; follow-up by making cold calls to potential clients; track progress. Promotion/Marketing: promotion and outreach of program offerings and providing BAPT updates to prospective community organizations, schools, and other groups; monitor and provide regular/frequent updates using social media (to update, post, and coordinate with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram “promoters” etc.) to promote BAPT activities. Qualifications: seeking a highly organized, mature individual who is detail-oriented, reliable, takes initiative, possesses strong written and oral communication skills; has the ability to present BAPT in a professional manner; ability to work independently; and have a solid work ethic; experienced with various social media platforms; interest in Playback Theatre and being actively engaged in the community; strong interpersonal skills; attend BAPT shows and rehearsals when possible.
Hours and pay: approximately 20 hrs/ month at $10/hr