Our Summer Intern Application Deadline has passed, please check back in early 2018!
Internship Program Information
Acting for Young People offers internships for our Summer Acting Camp Program which is part of Potomac Arts Academy’s summer programs at George Mason University in Fairfax. The internship program is designed to provide students and recent graduates with an opportunity to learn about theater and theater education. Working with our camp staff, interns also get to learn from theater professionals with local and national credits, including Theater of the First Amendment, Steppenwolf & Wooly Mammoth Theater. Interns are paid a weekly stipend.
General Information: Our summer programs run from June 27 – August 12, and Camp Sessions run from July 5 – August 5. The day starts at approximately 7:00 am and runs until approximately 4:00 pm. with options for later shifts and work in our after care program. There will be planning meetings in the weeks prior to camp.
Opportunities for ages 14-15 (Junior Counselors) and 16+ (Internships)
Junior Counselor (Ages 14-15) - A candidate must be ages 14-15. Prior theater training/experience, especially in the AFYP program, is a plus.
Internships (Ages 16+) - A candidate must be age 16+ (junior or senior in high school or a college student). Prior theater training/experience is a plus.