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|Company Name:||PLAYSCRIPTS, INC.|
|Description:||Playscripts, Inc., an innovative publisher of new plays, is currently seeking an intern with a strong interest in learning about the play publishing industry. An appreciation of theater is required, and an enthusiasm for new works is a plus. This is a highly interactive internship that aims to provide actual publishing experience with a concentration in the Publications Department, the Customer Service / Licensing Department, and the Marketing Department.
Duties can include copyediting and formatting manuscripts, assisting with social media postings, and working on a variety of company projects and administrative tasks. We're looking for energetic, self-motivated and responsible individuals with excellent written and verbal communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and an ability to multi-task.
|Length of Internship:||Minimum length of internship is 3 months, beginning on the last week of September/first week in October. Ideal time commitment is 2-3 days a week.|
|Requirements:||Touch-typing proficiency (at least 60 words per minute); proficiency with standard word processing, email, and web browsing software. Preferred: InDesign experience/interest.|
|Location:||New York, NY|
|Application Due Date:||9/26/16|
|Payment:||A stipend is provided for part-time internships ($20/day), and the experience is eligible for course credit at most schools.|
|How To Apply For This Internship:||1) Cover letter detailing your interest in Playscripts, Inc.
2) Resume of your artistic and administrative experience.
3) Brief literary analysis of a play you've read or seen, focusing on the script, not the production (~200 words).
4) Letter of recommendation [optional].