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Accessibility Programs Graduate Intern

Organization
TDF- Theater Development Fund
Working Time
Part Time
Remuneration
Paid

Description:
     Theatre Development Fund (TDF) seeks a NYC graduate student to
     intern in our internationally recognized theatre accessibility
     department.

     TDF Accessibility Programs (TAP) provides a membership service
     for theatregoers who are hard of hearing or deaf, have low vision
     or are blind, who cannot climb stairs or who require aisle
     seating or wheelchair locations. Additionally, TAP runs the
     Autism Theatre Initiative, which provides autism-friendly
     performances on Broadway, and has both a National Open Captioning
     and Autism Initiative serving theatres across the country and
     internationally.

Internship Specifics
     •  August 15th 2017 until May 24th 2018
     •  Up to 20 hours a week spread over Monday, Tuesday, Thursday,
     and Friday
     o  Some accessible performances are on Saturday/Sunday
     •  Occasional weekend work will be offered but not mandatory
     •  To be eligible you must be enrolled in a graduate arts
     program in one of the five boroughs of New York.

     If interested please submit:
     •  Résumé
     •  2 professional or academic references
     •  A 500 word statement on what accessibility in the arts means
     to you

     Please send all materials to tapresumes@tdf.org with the subject
     line “TAP Graduate Intern Application” by 6pm July 14th,
     2017.

     Website: www.tdf.org/tap