Arts and Entertainment Internship Sources
SPECIFIC SITES FOR ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT JOBS AND INTERNSHIPS
Arts Administration - Spotlight on Careers
What is it all about? What does it take? What is the work like? How do I get into it? Produced by Yale University.
The Riley Guide - Acting, Dance, Music, Film Links to job listings for this career field.
On-line resource for motion picture and television professionals.
Massachusetts Cultural Council - CulturaLinks
Jobs and internships with Massachusetts arts and cultural organizations.
Global Art Information
Visual arts - job listings (mostly academic, museums and galleries), gallery database, funding and grant information, and a newsletter of art competitions worldwide.
List of internships in various areas of art, nationwide.
The New York Foundation for the Arts
A huge database of grants, awards, services, and publications for artists in all disciplines; includes an Internship Program. Click on “Jobs” for a great listing, updated biweekly. Also check out “Opportunities for Artists,” then “NYFA Source” for a huge database of grants, scholarships, etc.
Playbill OnlineCheck for casting calls and summer stock positions.
Arts & Business Council
Devoted to stimulating partnerships between the arts and business that benefit both sectors and the communities they serve (includes arts management job listings).
IdealistNonprofit jobs, internships, and extremely extensive information (one of the best sites for nonprofit organizations around).
NYC Dept of Cultural Affairs
Links to museums & cultural resources.
A networking and employment service for entertainment professionals, with industry news.
Leading companies in film, television, recording and attractions industries seek quality candidates for a multitude of industry-related positions.
Hundreds of internship listings, with entertainment news and links.
Performing Arts- Spotlight on Careers
A variety of links and resources produced by Trinity College.
Cyberdance - Ballet on the Net
A collection of over 3,500 links to classical ballet and modern dance resources on the Internet, including an exhaustive listing of dance companies in the U.S. and abroad.
Casting NetA great resource for professional Union and Non Union Talent. Members get detailed listings of the best Feature Films, Commercials, Television Shows, Theatrical productions and Voice over jobs that are currently casting.
A weekly breakdown of projects in pre-production, preparation and development for film, television, music videos, commercials, etc., covering all of the major markets from Los Angeles to New York and all points in between, including Canada. Every week PW is revised with an average of over 50 new listings per issue, more than any other resource available. Costs money to subscribe.
Theater Communication Group
Industry site for professional not-for-profit American theatre.
Arena StageFull-time internships are available to undergraduate or graduate students, recent graduates, or those considering career changes, in all aspects of theater production and administration.
Berkshire Theater Festival
One of the oldest summer training programs in the country, we accept only 15 candidates into the program to insure individual focus and attention in the classroom. The BTF education staff has developed a unique, highly disciplined and integral approach to actor training.
The Kennedy Center
Internships at the JFK Center for the Performing Arts are designed to offer meaningful learning experiences for people interested in careers in performing arts management and/or arts education.
New York State Theatre Institute
The internship is individualized to combine academic study with experiential learning alongside NYSTI personnel in professional production.
Walt Disney World College ProgramOffers paid internship programs in Walt Disney World Resorts.
Williamstown Theatre Festival
Illustrious theatre company has acquired a national reputation for the artists it attracts and the gifted young actors, designers, directors and theatre administrators who begin their careers here.
Bridge: Worldwide Music Connection
Search for full- and part-time jobs, internships, grants and more through this site. Jobs are in music performance, teaching and arts administration. Password protected - current students may receive name and password information to access this site by contacting Career Center at 617-552-4768, by stopping by the Career Center or by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Careers in Music (Berklee College of Music)
A great site! Descriptions of every type of music-related job imaginable.
Music job listings in music industry.
About.com music careers page
Information about getting involved in the music industry.
Film and Television- Spotlight on Careers
Resources for general information on the industry, as well as links to internships and professional organizations. Produced by Union College.
DGA Assistant Director Training Program
Designed to provide opportunities for a limited number of individuals to become Assistant Directors of motion pictures. This is a two-year program consisting of up to 350 days of on-the job training combined with seminars and special assignments. A rotation system places Trainees on the sets of various features, television series and commercials shooting primarily in the New York City vicinity. Must have certification of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college.
Click here for a lengthy interview with a graduate of the program.
Search the Classifieds for job listings, look for current local productions or register yourself in their directory.
Leading Companies in the film, television, recording and attractions industries who seek quality candidates for a multitude of industry-related positions.
Industrial Light and Magic
The Lucas Digital Ltd. internship program is designed to expose students to various aspects of the entertainment industry.
The Riley Guide - Design, Graphics, MultimediaLinks to job listings for this career field.
Source for income and exhibition opportunities.
ArtResourceJob-hunting advice for designers, artists, and illustrators.
Graphic Artists GuildNational union of illustrators, designers, web creators, production artists, surface designers, and other creatives; includes job line, group health benefits, etc.
Photographic Society of AmericaWorldwide interactive organization for anyone interested in photography; offers a variety of activities and services.
Includes internship and volunteer listings as well as a comprehensive listing of links to art job web sites.
Center for Photography at Woodstock
Photography internships, including arts administration and workshops.
John Harrington PhotographyInternships involve more than photography, this program incorporates every aspect of running a successful photography business.
Museum Employment Resource Center
Job and internship listings, educational opportunities, exhibit and conference announcements, and resume postings.
Museum of Modern Art
The internship program is designed to introduce participants to specific areas of the museum profession.
Opportunities for research and study- includes fellowships and internships.
New England Museum Assocation
Members find professional development opportunities, news, information, and the experience of more than 1,800 of their colleagues.
IMPORTANT BOSTON COLLEGE SITES FOR INTERNSHIPS
The main database for BC students. This will cover most industry fields in many geographic areas around the country.
Read about internships other BC students have done. Use the information to contact the same employer for your own opportunity.
Internship Series Online
Listings from around the country in 12 specific industries.
SimplyHired is the largest search engine for jobs; browse by title, location, company and industry.