Are You a Great Candidate? We’re Looking For Interns who are:

  • Self motivated
  • Have a strong respect for the collaborative nature of theatre
  • Are willing to engage in the creative process
  • Have an excellent sense of humor
  • Are reliable (including a reliable source of transportation).
  • Reside in, or be able to relocate to, Roanoke
  • Show previous experience in theatre and a desire to continue learning.


Please complete the below requirements with as much relevant information as possible. They will be reviewed by a committee of staff to determine which candidates will be invited for an interview.

  1. A resume citing teaching, acting, technical theatre, directing, & work with youth.
  2. References: List 2-3 employers and/or professors or theatre professionals that we may contact in reference to your past experience in theatre and/or work with children or teens.
  3. Letter of Recommendation: Please provide one letter of recommendation.
  4. Attach all to a Cover Letter and answer the following:
    • Describe your goals as an intern and the contribution you would make to the Roanoke Children‘s Theatre.
    • Indicate whether interested in a performance (limited and require audition), theatre education, technical, administrative internship or comprehensive internship in all aspects of theatre.
    • Describe what you hope to gain by completing this internship.
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Mail to:

Internship Program

Roanoke Children’s Theatre

P.O. Box 4392

Roanoke, VA. 24015


Application Deadline:

May 1, 2018

Interviews will be scheduled following the application deadline on:

May 14, 2018

Decision Made On or Before:

May 28, 2018

MAIN OFFICE: 540-400-7795

BOX OFFICE: 540-345-2550


LOCATION: The Jefferson Center

541 Luck Ave SW

Roanoke, VA 24016

MAILING: P.O. Box 4392

Roanoke, VA 24015

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