Time: September 11, 2010 at 4pm to December 11, 2010 at 2pm
Location: Double Edge Theatre-The Farm
Street: 948 Conway Road
Website or Map: http://www.doubleedgetheatre.…
Phone: (413) 628-3984
Event Type: internship
Organized By: Double Edge Theatre
Latest Activity: Jun 4, 2010
This program focuses on process and immersion. Interns live and work alongside the Double Edge ensemble for 3 months, taking part in:
* physical training
* vocal and instrumental music sessions
* design work
* weekly Tae Kwon Do classes
* periodic work with puppets and masks
* individual work sessions and development of short etudes (studies)
* performance technical production
* local outreach
* farm work and grounds maintenance
The shape of each internship program can vary depending on the current work of the ensemble, as interns are a vital part of each season in the company's work. Course credit is available - please inquire with us for details.
All interns are housed at Double Edge's international center for theatre collaboration, in a historic 1830s boarding house in Ashfield center. Student housing includes a shared kitchen, living room, grounds, and bedrooms. The house is a short walk from Ashfield Lake, Elmer's Cafe, the post office, a laundromat, the town library, and the Ashfield Lakehouse (a local bar/restaurant).
Calendar and Deadlines
Fall Session: September 11 - December 11, 2010 (applications due July 1st, 2010)
Tuition for a three-month internship is $3,000. This includes housing, materials, local transportation and use of Double Edge Theatre's facilities and work spaces. Upon acceptance, a deposit of $500 (non-refundable) is due within one week. The remaining tuition is due within one month of acceptance. Program tuition is non-refundable except in case of medical emergency within the first week of the program.
Partial scholarships are available. To apply, please send us a note along with your application materials.
Advanced internships and apprenticeships are available by mutual arrangement between a student and the company. Advanced internships are $650 per month.
How to apply
To apply, please send us a short (one page) letter of intent, outlining some of your background, what you would like to explore or address in your work during the program, and anything else that you think is important.
Write or call with any questions about the internship program, training, or the larger scope of our company's work. You can contact Jeremy Eaton, Student Programs Manager, at:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 413.628.0277