2024 Apprentice Class at Imagination Stage

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2024 Apprentice Class at Imagination Stage



Early career professionals interested in learning about arts and education administration or theater production should apply by March 15, 2023!


  • Apprentices will choose to focus in a particular department – Education, Development, or Production. You will work closely with the most talented and passionate team in Theatre!
  • Apprentices will enjoy Professional Development opportunities such as master classes with professionals in the field, technical training, field trips to other theatres, and all-staff development sessions, and other customizable training opportunities.
  • Apprentices work 40 hours per week and are paid a salary of $32,500.
  • Benefits: Paid time off including vacation, sick days, and personal days; 100% coverage for HMO individual insurance; commuter benefit for Metro or parking; Free and reduced priced tickets, classes, and summer camps; Relocation assistance.


12-month contract for the following focus areas, starting September 5, 2023:

  • Development
  • Education: Program Management and Facilitiation
  • Education: Access and Inclusion
  • Production: Choose either Stage and Production Management, Scenery and Paints, Costumes and Props, or Lighting and Sound


Most members of the Apprentice class will work at Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD. Production apprentices will primarily work at the Scene Shop in Beltsville, MD.


  • To develop your leadership potential in the nonprofit arts space
  • To learn about career paths in arts and education administration
  • To work with passionate people in youth theatre and youth theatre education!


Apply now! Applications due March 15, 2023. Send a letter of interest and a resume to jobs@imaginationstage.org.

In your letter of interest, please include which focus area you are most interested in. 
Imagination Stage is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment. Imagination Stage will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. To request, please contact HR Manager Nia Savoy-Dock at nsavoydock@imaginationstage.org.

Imagination Stage celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace that values members of our whole community. Imagination Stage is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It does not tolerate discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Candidates from underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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