TEACHING ARTISTS AND INTERNS
The Magik Theatre is the number one choice for many families in San Antonio for arts education and entertainment. As San Antonio’s only professional theatre company our commitment to the community is paramount. To this end, our education program serves over 2,000 students each year and reaches out to students of all ages and backgrounds. Teaching Artists and Interns are essential team members in this success.
Each of the classes has a specific thematic focus while teaching The Magik Theatre's core values of creativity, confidence and teamwork. We offer Outreach Proramming, Artist in Residencies, Acting & Creativity Academy, Spring Break Camp, Mini-Camps and Summer Camp and our programs are always growing.
Teaching Artists are paid hourly and College Interns are paid a stipend per project. High School Internships are unpaid.
Specific Duties Include:
• Planning, preparing for and leading daily activities
• Assisting in the planning of integrated lessons.
• Utilizing the resources of the theatre to provide a creative and stimulating environment for campers.
• Directing the final performance and providing closure after each session
Specific Duties Include:
• Supporting lead teaching artists in daily activities
• Assisting in the needs of the Administrative Staff, Specialty Teachers and Lead Teachers
• Organizing supplies and taking inventory of supplies needed
• Assisting in the final performances and after each session
Please send a resume and cover letter providing more information on your academic, artistic and professional experience to the Director of Education and Outreach, Shelley Weber at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject line of your email, please include Academy- Theater Teaching Artist, or Intern. Qualified applicants will be asked to interview with the Director of Education.
APPRENTICESHIP (Grades 10 and Up)
Entry by Application Only
Love the world behind the curtain? Our Technical Theatre Apprentices will have access to training from our professional technical staff; technical director, master carpenter, scenic painter, sound and light designer, and stage manager as well as insight into the backstage aspects of a working theatre. This is an application only program and will require attendance multiple times a week. We are looking for young people who are seriously considering technical theatre as a profession and all applicants will undergo a strict interview process.
The Magik Theatre is committed to the principles of arts education, promoting literacy , and provding quality arts programming for families and fashions its programs to specifically address the needs of the San Antonio community and creative education of the individual child. Accordingly, we welcome and encourage applications from a diverse range of individuals. The Magik Theatre employs without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, or any other attribute not related to superior performance