Boch Center

270 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
www.bochcenter.org

Date Posted:
September 05, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Administrative

Type:
Intern

ArtWeek Internship - Fall/Winter 2019

Description:

Overview/About this Organization:


The Boch Center is one of the nation's leading nonprofit performing arts institutions and a guardian of Boston's historic Wang and Shubert Theatres. Through numerous education and community outreach programs, collaborations, and partnerships, the Boch Center strives to inspire and ignite greater appreciation for art, culture, and creativity.

ArtWeek, a signature community program of the nonprofit Boch Center, seeks an intern who will assist the ArtWeek team in a wide array of projects. Produced by the Boch Center and presented by the Highland Street Foundation, ArtWeek is an award-winning ten-day festival, which last year featured nearly 600 creative experiences in 125+ communities across state, working with a network of 135+ creative collaborators. It has been cited by Forbes, USA Today, Expedia, and Thrillist and called "The Bay State's Most Creative Festival."

Description:

The ArtWeek Fall Intern will play a critical role in preparing for the 2020 festival, which will be held May 1-10 This individual will report to the ArtWeek Community Engagement Manager and ArtWeek Lead Champion/Chief Strategic Officer.This internship must be for school credit. Number and frequency of hours are dependent on the school’s requirements; restricted to students available sometime during Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday from 9:00am – 2:00pm. Start Date: Flexible, but preferably late-September.

The ArtWeek intern will work on projects like the following:

· Perform mailing list/database clean-up tasks

· Research and compile lists of potential ArtWeek event hosts and partners

· Assist in the maintenance and updating of the ArtWeek website

· Assist with other aspects of ArtWeek preparation, as needed

Qualifications:

· Ability to work independently and keep advisors up-to-date

· Comfortable working with Excel

· Attention to detail while doing repetitive tasks

· Enthusiasm to learn new technology skills, if not already adept at WordPress

How To Apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to Kelly Artamonov at kartamonov@bochcenter.org. No phone calls, please. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, so please apply ASAP. All materials are reviewed upon receipt and kept on file for consideration for upcoming opportunities within the fiscal year.

Apply by:
October 08, 2019
About this Organization:

The Boch Center is one of the nation’s leading nonprofit performing arts institutions and a guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert Theatres. As New England’s largest cultural venue, the Boch Center is home to theater, classical and popular music, dance, comedy, opera, Broadway musicals, family entertainment, and more.

Located in Boston’s historic Theater District, the Boch Center also offers a diverse mix of educational and community outreach initiatives, including the City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek; collaborates with artists and local nonprofit arts organizations; preserves historic venues; and acts as a champion for Greater Boston’s arts and cultural community.