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Career Development Program

Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Career Development Program is designed to provide real-world experience to recent college graduates to prepare them for a career in the arts and non-profit sectors. Participants have come to Asolo Rep from as near as our own backyard and as far away as Europe.

Training under the guidance of our exceptional staff in a supportive, professional environment, Asolo Rep's Career Development Participants are fully integrated into our team, collaborating with professional staff members for hands-on work experience within their disciplines. In addition to the training and experience participants receive while performing their primary duties, they also have the opportunity to interface with professionals and attend training presentations from other departments of Asolo Rep, giving them a broader exposure to the many different facets of a professional theatre.

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are full-time experiences that include a stipend and housing. Applicants should have an undergraduate degree or equivalent as well as at least one past internship in the field for which they are applying or similar applicable experiences. At the completion of the program, apprentices typically leave Asolo Rep ready for at least an entry-level job.

Departments with possible Apprenticeships: Artistic, Company Management, Dramaturgy & Casting, Development, Education & Outreach, Special Events, Stage Management.

Fellowships

Fellowships are full-time experiences that include a stipend, housing, and transportation. Applicants should have a master’s degree or equivalent 2-4 years experience in the field for which they are applying or similar applicable experiences. Fellows are vital members of the creative team for the shows they are assigned to.

Departments with possible Fellowships: Directing

FAQs

Have a question? Check out the Career Development Program's most Frequently Asked Questions.

Asolo Repertory Theatre does not offer positions in acting, outside of the FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training.

While program participants are not employees, Asolo Repertory Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be reviewed without regard to race, age, religion, color, gender, veteran status, national origin, material status, or sexual preference.