Weathervane Playhouse has a tradition in training
young artists in the areas of backstage or technical
theatre. This training is a hands-on experience with
growing professionals in the business. This tradition
has become known as the Weathervane Playhouse
The Apprentice Program is an unpaid educational
adventure that is an invaluable experience in learning
the business of theatre, the mechanics of putting on a
production, honing and learning new skills and
observing professionals in their craft. A fully
hands-on learning experience, that is cultivated in
real-job application. Many of our apprentices have
gone on to have very successful careers in theatre,
film and other areas.
Apprentices are encouraged to participate in tech week
and strike. They will also receive a complimentary
ticket to the Summer Main Stage Production. As an
additional bonus, Apprentices will receive credit for
a WYART Workshop or Production.
You must be 14 years of age and no older than 18 years
old to apply.
The Apprentice Program engages students mainly during
the following dates: May 22-August 10, 2019 for the
Main Stage Summer Season. These dates are subject to
change or addition. The schedule for Apprentices vary
by position and are based on the needs of the
Positions are open in:
Click HERE for
the full Apprentice Program Summer 2019 Application
Please send Letters of Recommendation separately to
the Theatre Education Director by the deadline with
the Applicant Name clearly marked.
Application Deadline: April 26, 2019