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New York City Center Administrative Apprenticeship Program
In conjunction with the 2021-2022 season, City Center’s Administrative Apprenticeship Program is accepting applications for early-career and career-changing individuals to apprentice in Dance Programming, Development, Education, Marketing and Production Management.
We are committed to training the next generation of creative, passionate arts professionals by building pathways to careers in the arts for candidates underrepresented in the field of arts administration.
The program runs from September to May and includes paid training. Apprentices are paid $15 per hour for 24 hours a week. Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 10am to 6pm. Weekly schedules vary by department. Needs-based scholarships are available.
Through this program, apprentices will:
-Commit to a season-long paid part-time apprenticeship in either Dance Programming, Development, Education, Marketing or Production Management.
-Work directly with a department supervisor and colleagues.
-Build a professional network and engage in career planning under the guidance of a designated Mentor.
-Participate in a three-day paid training that includes department meet and greets, professional development workshops, entrance interviews and professional goal setting with supervisors.
-Attend seminars with City Center staff and artists.
-Participate in City Center’s staff initiatives, including anti-racism workshops, committees and all-staff meetings.
-Complete a solo project in their area of focus.
-Observe rehearsals and attend performances, when possible.
-Deliver a final group presentation to City Center staff.
Application Deadline: Wednesday, June 23 at 11:59PM
The application and additional program information can be found here.