Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation is a local, national, and international laboratory for interdisciplinary dance, art, and live performance. The organization is the home for the choreographic work of founder, Jonah Bokaer, and operates rehearsal and performance facilities in Brooklyn (Bushwick & Williamsburg) and in Hudson, NY. We are seeking talented individuals for ongoing internship opportunities at our Brooklyn office. Each internship caters to the strengths & interests of the individual taking on the role.
We are seeking individuals who can commit between 10 to 35 hours weekly. We are flexible with the duration but suggest a 4 month commitment. Additionally, the organization hosts monthly salon performances that would require evening participation once per month.
As we do our best to structure the internship around the individuals interests, interning with JBAF involves but is not limited to the following:
Fund Raising – Grant Writing – Marketing/Communications/Social Media – Curatorial Research – Programming Performance Events – Artist Assistance – Administration – Budgeting for the Arts – Database Management – Facilities & Operations
Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation prides itself in it’s internship program. In that, we provide an all encompassing, hands-on introduction to professional non-profit arts management. Our internships can benefit a beginner as well individuals who are more seasoned who’d like to increase their organizational skills within non-profit arts.
B.A. or M.A. Candidate/graduate with an interest in the Arts
Strong interpersonal and cross-cultural skills
Basic computer skills (working knowledge of spreadsheet & word processing software).
Please email us a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Internship” in the subject heading. In your cover letter, please include: Why you are interested in interning with us, the number of hours per week you can commit and your preferred start and end dates. Internship applications and inquiries are accepted on a rolling basis.