Internship Program

Experience the world of repertory opera

A great place to start a career, The Glimmerglass Festival offers summer internships in production, administration and artistic administration. Our well-known internship program provides the opportunity for young professionals and students to experience first-hand the fast-paced world of repertory opera and musical theater.

Interns experience a unique combination of practical, work and educational programs, each designed to further your professional growth.

Interns work directly with noted professionals under the guidance of supervisors and staff from many of the best theaters, opera companies and schools in the nation. Our interns join the program after gaining an interest and some experience through their academic studies. Interns are engaged for a period of 7 - 18 weeks, with some positions beginning as early as April.

The application deadline is March 2, 2015.

Each intern receives an award of $225 (not taxed) per week and free housing.

Application Information

Learn how to apply to Glimmerglass Festival internships.

Production Internships

Production internships are available in many departments, including costumes, electrics, hair and makeup, projected titles and more.

Administration Internships

Internships in Administration range from those in marketing, public relations and development to photography and patron services.

Artistic Administration Internships

Artistic Administration Interns work closely with the Company Manager and Director of the Young Artists Program. These internships may also offer the opportunity to perform as a member of chorus, if interested.