Internships: Skills to Succeed Program Intern, Mixed Company Theatre

Mixed Company Theatre is looking for a ‘Skills to Succeed’ Program Intern. This opportunity is ideal for a recent graduate with a passion for theatre who wants to build a diverse skill set in arts administration through mentorship with Mixed Company Theatre. This position offers a valuable training opportunity in a not-for-profit model.

About Mixed Company Theatre
Mixed Company Theatre (MCT) produces innovative, socially relevant drama as a tool for positive change. This nationally recognized not-for-profit company uses Forum Theatre and interactive arts to educate engage and empower audiences in schools, communities and workplace.

Volunteer/ Intern:

  • Will Report to Emma Bulpin, Skills to Succeed Project Plan Manager
  • Create CSR call- lists and Research potential partners within the realm of youth employment
  • Working on Marketing Material content and promotion of showcase
  • Will assume the role of Dramaturge and videographer during showcase in April
  • Assist in outreach and communications for showcase and Skills to Succeed bookings
  • Organizing and maintaining ‘Skills to Succeed’ archives
  • Creating databases for the program
  • Networking and liaising with various community partners
  • Attending MCT events and acting as an ambassador for the company
  • Support staff for MCT shows, events, galas, and showcases
  • Managing volunteers for various events
  • General office duties as assigned


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook experience necessary; database and website maintenance experience an asset
  • Experience with fundraising or events and an awareness of the not-for-profit sector an asset

How to Apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to with the position title in the subject line.
Deadline: January 29th 2014. No late submissions.

This is an internship position with an honorarium provided at the end of the internship in April 2014

Contact Information:
Emma Bulpin, Outreach Coordinator and Skills to Succeed Project Manager,