Hennepin Theatre Trust
Hennepin Theatre Trust, owner of the historic Orpheum, State, Pantages and New Century Theatres, is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to arts-inspired community cultural development. We achieve our mission by presenting a rich mix of live performances, creating inspiring arts education experiences and advancing a thriving Hennepin Avenue cultural district in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Trust’s activities include presenting Broadway touring productions and the related Broadway Confidential series, concerts, comedy, speakers and other variety entertainment plus educational initiatives including our Spotlight Education programs for high schools and the Access Program.
Hennepin Theatre Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity, M/F/D/V.
The Education Intern reports to the Director of Education. Duties include, but are not limited to, supporting general Spotlight Education operations, proofreading and consolidating evaluations, entering evaluations into the database, scheduling evaluators and Spotlight-related events and general event coordination and planning. This position is a part-time (10 hours/week), 12-week (beginning in May 2017), paid internship designed to give college students experience working in an arts organization.
The Information Technology Intern assists and supports the Information Technology Manager by providing onsite support for staff members and helping maintain our computer and VOIP network. The position is also responsible for documenting and recording best practices and creating job aides for IT-related project and department-specific processes.
In addition, the Information Technology Intern will learn the basics of Salesforce in order to support the IT manager in its administration. Salesforce is a cloud-based CRM (Client Relationship Management) database, which provides a rich platform for managing an entire organization. The Trust is in the midst of integrating the Salesforce platform across all departments to streamline internal processes and encourage more collaboration between departments and staff. The Information Technology Intern assists the IT Manager in maintaining data integrity and accuracy, making changes to existing Salesforce applications, objects, and fields, and building new components as required.
The Public Art & Placemaking Intern provides administrative and project support for the Hennepin Theatre Trust’s public art and placemaking initiatives. This role’s primary responsibility is to work with the Director of Public Art and Placemaking to assist in the development and implementation of evaluation tools to be used during events and activations then report findings to the Public Art and Placemaking Department.
Applicants must commit to attending 5 to 10 on Hennepin public realm events throughout the summer as well as community visioning sessions. This position is a part-time (10 hours/week, ½ work on site, ½ work from home) paid internship designed to give college students experience working in an arts organization and in evaluating public programs.
Historic Theatre Group
Historic Theatre Group, LLC is contracted by Hennepin Theatre Trust to manage the State, Orpheum and Pantages Theatres. Historic Theatre Group’s typical areas of employment include administration, back and front-of-house, booking, box office, concessionaires, finance, group sales, maintenance, ushers and venue management. They also periodically hire part time box office sales associates, bartenders, coffee cart and merchandise vendors, maintenance technicians and ushers.