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Early Childhood Arts Education

The Puppet Playtime Intern works directly with performers of “Puppet Playtime,” an interactive performance designed for ages 3 and under.  This program is presented to public audiences at the theater on select Wednesdays at 10:30am through the Fall, Winter and Spring.  Candidates with an interest/and or experience in the area of early childhood education must be available on Wednesday mornings from approx. 9am to 12:00pm in addition to other weekday availability for additional projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with house management and documentation (photo, video, audience surveys, etc) during public and touring Puppet Playtime performances.
  • Assist in the building of props and other craft elements for Puppet Playtime performances.
  • Expand outreach for Puppet Playtime audience using social media, press, research projects and cold calls.
  • Create developmentally appropriate performing arts curriculum.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills: written, verbal, on the phone and in person.
  • Crafting skills involving paper Mache, cut paper, textiles, sewing, etc.
  • Experience working in a classroom environment with ages 3 and below.
  • Completed course work in Early Childhood Education.

Supervisor:

Puppet Playtime Artists

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