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Summer Internship


The Shirlee & Henry Fonda Theatre Academy Summer Internship is open to high school juniors and seniors. It’s the perfect way to gain valuable experience working in a theatre and with students in an educational capacity. The SHFTA Summer Interns will be assisting teaching artists during our Summer Session. These internships are paid & interns must submit an application below. Applications are due by April 12, 2024 & applicants will be emailed with more information the week of April 22, 2024.


      • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age
      • Applicants must be a junior or senior in high school
      • High school graduates (May 2024) are eligible to apply
      • Applicants should be responsible, prompt, and have a positive attitude
      • Applicants should have interest in theatre and/or education


      • Assist with room set up & tear down each day
      • Assist with check in & check out for participating students
      • Assist teaching artists and directors during the camp day
      • Other duties as assigned


      • $500 – June Internship


      • Monday, May 20 @ 6:00 | Onboarding & Training
      • Monday – Friday | 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
      • May 28 – June 28
        • There is no camp Monday, May 27
      • Friday Performances 4:30 – 5:30 pm
      • List any known conflicts in the application
        • Absences may result in a deduction of pay

Please send any questions to Sarah Schrader | Education Coordinator |


Complete the application below for the SHFTA Summer Internship

Summer SHFTA Intern

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Thank you for applying for our SHFTA Summer Internship!

Be on the lookout for an email from us the week of April 22, 2023.