Posted On: October 10, 2012
Media Organization: SDC Journal
SDC is the theatrical union that unites, empowers and protects professional stage Directors and Choreographers throughout the United States.
Our mission is to foster a national community of professional stage Directors and Choreographers by protecting the rights, health and livelihoods of all our Members. To facilitate the exchange of ideas, information and opportunities, while educating the current and future generations about the role of Directors and Choreographers and providing effective administration, negotiations and contractual support.
Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), the national theatrical labor union located in New York City, is seeking contributors to assist with the new quarterly publication, SDC Journal, a magazine dedicated to exploring the craft of stage direction and choreography. The contributors will assist will all aspects of the publication’s administration and production including but not limited to: copy writing, editing and proofreading; transcribing interviews; contacting photographers and collecting artwork; data entry and upkeep of subscriber and mailing lists; assistance with advertising initiative; assistance with general organization for Publications Office.
Candidate MUST be a strong writer with excellent communication and proofreading skills.
Hours are flexible and can vary between 10-15 hours per week. This position is unpaid; a $60 Metro card will be provided for each month of the internship.
Journalism and Communication majors are strongly encouraged to apply. Interest and knowledge of performing arts, specifically theater, a plus.
Please send a cover letter expressing interest, resume and one-page writing sample to Elizabeth Miller, Publications and Online Media Manager, at Emiller@SDCweb.org.