The Yard – 2013 Summer Internship Program

The Yard Has Extended The Application Deadline for their

2013 Summer Internship Program!

Extended Deadline:

Friday, March 15th at 5pm

The Yard, a non-profit artist residency and performance center for contemporary dance, theater and related arts on Martha’s Vineyard,
in Chilmark, MA, is looking for four summer interns for our 
2013 Performance Season
. The internship focuses both on the administrative facets of an arts non-profit as well as an opportunity for skilled dancers to partake in performance and choreographic experiences. The successful candidate should expect to be involved in all aspects of
arts management with focus on their individual areas of
interest/expertise throughout the summer season.


Some Internship Benefits Include:

  • Working with an experienced team of art enthusiasts who care deeply about producing quality work
  • Learning the ins and outs of arts management in a hands on setting
  • Shared housing with on campus laundry and full kitchen facilities
  • Opportunities to watch all performances held in the Patricia Nanon Theatre
  • Multiple professional performance and choreographic opportunities throughout the summer season
  • Beach passes to famed Martha’s Vineyard beaches
  • Monday-Friday dance technique classes
  • Monday-Sunday Yoga classes
  • a $1000 Stipend, and up to $150 travel reimbursement
  • Farm share from local farms
  • One day off a week
  • Mentorship from Executive/Artistic Director, Senior Staff, and Resident Artists


Available Internship Positions:


Community Outreach & Project Coordination

Management & Communications

Technical Production

Click here for more information

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