MARKETING/PR ASSISTANT FOR THEATRE

Not Too Fancy Productions LLC seeks an assistant to work alongside it’s pr/social media/marketing team for it’s upcoming Chicago production of WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO at the Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park, Summer 2018. WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO is an immersive musical sci-fi spoof about a planet of women who’ve never seen men. It ran in New York for 10 months and is transferring to Chicago, hiring a local cast, crew and design team.

Candidate will work under the guidance of a professional arts marketing team.

More about WILD WOMEN OF PLANET WONGO at www.planetwongo.com and www.facebook.com/planetwongo

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

 

Writing/posting frequent blog content

Posting on additional social media channels

Documenting behind the scenes for social media/blog

Taking email signup sheets/postcards to partners

Assist with distribution of printed materials

Assisting with live promotional performance events such as the Do Division street festival

Assisting on setting up additional cross promotions

Running additional errands as needed

Work on the show with the production team once it opens if interested

 

Ideal candidate should have strong writing and computer skills, be a good communicator, be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and have a passion for theatre and the arts.  Students and recent grads welcome. Open to college credit internships. This is an unpaid position. Must live in the Chicago area.

10-15 hours/week starting immediately until approximately July 4, 2018 or longer if desired (WWOPW runs all summer). Intern’s schedule can be flexible and much of the work can be done from home. Beyond the marketing duties, we are always open to more help at the show once it opens in June and runs throughout the summer

To Apply: 

Please send an email with your cover, resume, some writing samples and two references to info@planetwongo.com.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Dave Ogrin
Contact Email: