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Thank you for your interest in an internship with The Old Globe! We are happy to bring in fresh eyes and new energy to help make our space an even better place to work, to make theatre matter to more people.

Year-round, we seek interns for a variety of departments. Below is a list of available internship opportunities.

As of October 1, 2021, employees and interns must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption applies.


Arts Engagement


Stage Management


Arts Engagement

Thank you for your interest in interning for the Arts Engagement department! Applications are now closed, and due to an overwhelming response, we may not be able to interview everyone, but will keep you on our list for future opportunities. Thank you for understanding, and we look forward to an exciting summer!

Stage Management

Thank you for your interest in the Old Globe’s Stage Management Internship program.

Applications for summer internships have closed.  Applications for fall internships will open June 15 - July 15.

Applicants should have a strong interest in professional stage management. Interns will work alongside AEA stage managers throughout all aspects of the rehearsal process. Interns will be involved in daily rehearsals, technical rehearsals, production meetings, and understudy rehearsals. There will be opportunities to observe the calling of shows, backstage operations, etc. The Old Globe is one of the country’s finest regional theatres, attracting nationally known actors, directors, and designers. The stage management internship is a full-time commitment, 5 to 6 days a week. Internship lengths vary so please see detailed listings above. Candidates should be at least 18 years old at the start of the internship. In order to comply with LORT/Actors’ Equity Association Guidelines for LORT Theatres, this position must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Academic Credit
If you wish to receive academic credit, it is your responsibility to coordinate class credit with your school. The Old Globe will be happy to cooperate with your institution to complete any necessary paperwork.  Current enrollment in an academic program is not a prerequisite for this program.

Stage management internships will be paid a non-exempt hourly rate of $15/hour. Additionally, interns will be considered company members and will receive perks such as complimentary tickets and free entrance to Balboa Park attractions.

To Apply

The Old Globe is committed to fostering a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion in all areas of our operation, therefore we strongly encourage applications from populations underrepresented in the theatre field. Multilingual candidates are also strongly encouraged to apply.