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Thank you for your interest in joining The Drama League team! 

The Artistic Intern supports the four members of the Artistic Department — the Artistic Director, Associate Artistic Director, Artistic Line Producer, and Artistic Coordinator — to execute impactful mission-centered programming as the nation’s preeminent creative home for directors working in stage, television, and film. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with Fellowship, Residency, Education, and Global Exchange programs; attending weekly meetings as a full team member; draft, edit and complete documents/spreadsheets, podcast transcriptions, and scribe meeting notes; and support efforts to build and expand our digital archive. 

Candidates should possess excellent written/verbal communication skills and be friendly, personable, collaborative and outgoing. They should have the ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities and projects simultaneously. We are looking for detail-oriented people who work well under deadline. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Google Docs is required. Working with the Artistic Team of The Drama League provides invaluable insight into the national theater and film industries, while contributing to invaluable programs serving these essential artists. Recipients will gain an understanding of the challenges facing the arts sector, and mentorship and guidance on their own career trajectory from the Artistic Staff. This position will directly report to the  Artistic Coordinator.


  • Internship Period: September 19, 2022-May 19, 2023 (32 weeks, with holiday break from December 23, 2022-January 17, 2023)
  • $125 per week imbursement for 32 weeks ($4000 total). This is the sum total of funds provided to this intern, although other non-monetary benefits may be provided.
  • 19 Hours Per Week – Preferred schedule is Mondays Noon-4pm (in-person); Tuesdays Noon-4pm (remote/work from home); Thursdays 1pm-5pm (in-person); and 7 hours flexible. Schedule may be modified in discussion with applicant. All federal holidays are recognized as time off. Schedules are subject to change as needed, in consultation with the recipient.
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