Internships at Puppet Showplace are an excellent opportunity to gain insight and hands-on experience in a non-profit institution, while building relationships with dedicated professional staff.  Internships are available in marketing, graphic design, development, education outreach, teaching assistantships, arts administration, production, or other areas of interest.

Internships are available on a rolling basis with flexible hours and credit available for students enrolled in a college or university.

Time Commitment

Interns are required to commit 8-15 hours per week for 10 weeks or more. Additional hours for long-term projects are available as desired. Flexible scheduling available during weekdays and/or weekends between 10:00am-6:00pm, with some evenings in cooperation with supervisor. Internship for credit is available.

How To Apply

Email a cover letter and resume to with title of desired internship in subject line. Please state your college or university affiliation if any, and your schedule of availability.

I think Puppet Showplace Theater is a great place to get involved in a local neighborhood arts organization. It’s also a great way to learn about puppetry! There are lots of cool people to work with, and you get to meet unique performers. I can’t imagine anyone not having a positive experience.
— Paul Watkins, Education Outreach Intern, Fall 2011

Puppet Showplace Theater is an award-winning non-profit performing arts organization committed to excellence in puppetry as a theatrical experience that educates, enlightens, and entertains audiences of all ages.  Established in 1974, Puppet Showplace is the first and only year-round dedicated puppetry presenter in New England.