Stage Door Dish is looking for reporters, photographers and videographers to intern!

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Stage Door Dish is looking for our fall interns! You do not need to live in New York City to contribute to the site but applicants must have a genuine passion for theatre, a positive attitude and a willingness to work hard. Looking for a fun way to get involved with the Broadway community and possibly even meet your favorite stars? Read on about how you could join the SDD team!

Please note that only qualified applicants will receive responses and exercise patience while waiting for a decision. Following up is encouraged but use discretion before sending additional messages.

All resumes, work samples, and cover letters should be sent to jobs@stagedoordish.com.

Editorial and Reporting Interns

Description: Editorial and reporting interns are expected to come up with story ideas, seek out the news and find angles to write about current events within the Broadway community. Editorial interns will also have opportunities to edit and work with reporting interns to enhance stories and offer feedback. Highly motivated or skilled interns may be offered staff positions.

Requirements: Past published writing, editorial experience, (some) college education and enthusiasm for journalism and Broadway. West End writers are also encouraged to apply. It is also extremely important that interns are comfortable chatting with Broadway talent on a professional level. Fangirls and fanboys need not apply.

Photographers

Description: The photographers will attend interviews with reporters and events for coverage. They are expected to turn in assignments on deadline and write detailed tag lines including identifiers for all photo subjects. Creativity and innovation with photographing are also encouraged.

Requirements: Must be proficient in digital photography and photo editing, exercise comfortability approaching strangers and stars, a [reasonably] flexible schedule to fulfill job requirements and attend events. Strongly recommended photographers have their own reliable equipment but exceptions may be made on a rare occasion. Must be in New York City or be able to commute frequently.

Videographers

Description: Videographers located in or near NYC will record interviews with reporters, attend events for film coverage and are expected to turn in assignments on deadline. Videographers outside of New York City will create feature videos including “Top 5” lists, montage clips, short documentary pieces, and other assignments. Creativity and innovation with filming are also encouraged.

Requirements: Must be proficient in video recording and editing, exercise comfortability approaching strangers and stars, a [reasonably] flexible schedule to fulfill job requirements and attend events. Strongly recommended videographers have their own reliable equipment but exceptions may be made on a rare occasion.

If you are interested in any position, please submit a resume and sample of your relevant work with answers to the following questions in a cover letter:

Age: (Only 18+, please.)

Location: (Anywhere in the States or UK is acceptable unless otherwise noted)

Hours available for work per week: (Including when you can start.)

Why are you the best candidate for this position?

Why do you want to work for Stage Door Dish?

What unique skills do you possess that you think would benefit Stage Door Dish? What do you hope to gain from an experience working for the site?

Where do you see the future of Stage Door Dish going and what is your ideal role in its future?

Are you able to behave calmly and professionally in front of your favorite Broadway stars? (It will be obvious if you lie!)

Tell me a little about yourself. What are your favorite shows and performers, why do you love theatre, how did you find Stage Door Dish and any other relevant information you would like to share.

Good luck!

About Samantha S.

"I found the theatre and I found my home.” ― Audra McDonald

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