Submission Coordinator Apprentice

Los Angeles, CA
The Young Playwrights Festival


This apprentice will work with the producer of our Young Playwrights Festival, our annual nationwide festival for playwrights 9 to 19, to organize all literary submissions YPF receives.

This is a great program for those interested in a career in Literary Management or Theatre Production. You will be given the unique opportunity to work with the festival producer and selection committee to see how winning plays are chosen among a large field of submissions at a non-profit theatre.

We are looking for someone who can start in mid-January and commit through the end of April. It is a part –time internship with most of the work happening in the month of March, specifically March 1-15. Most of the work can be done remotely.

Apprentice perks include: hands on, professional experience, free shows, great connections, and the opportunity to work with and learn from esteemed professionals in the non-profit theatre world. 

This apprenticeship is unpaid.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • aptitude for coordinating and organizing
  • intermediate office and computer skills
  • efficient time management skills
  • an eagerness and willingness to learn
  • a love for theatre
  • a strong work ethic
  • a desire to be a part of the theatre community

Please email with your resume and cover letter by 
Monday, December 21st.

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