Internships at Colorado Ballet are unpaid, however interns for Colorado Ballet may receive college credit for internships.  Please check with your internship program.

Marketing Intern

Colorado Ballet is searching for a creative and aspiring public relations/marketing/journalism intern to join our team for the fall semester. This individual will be focusing on public relations, social media and email marketing projects.

We offer challenging job responsibilities, a personal mentorship and backstage experiences in exchange for your time. You will also receive the added-value of capturing, promoting and viewing one of the nation’s leading professional dance companies.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Media monitoring and reporting; database maintenance
  • Conduct market research and analysis to increase company media presence nationally
  • Assist with program book creation and casting inserts for performances
  • Support social media content plan development for winter production – Peter Pan
  • Shoot videos and photos of company rehearsals, Academy classes and outreach events for use on social media
  • Coordinate pre-production tasks for video projects
  • Submit performance listings and events to various websites and online calendars
  • Compile content and create the monthly e-newsletter for the company and Academy
  • Write FAQs, talking points, blog entries and newsletter content


  • Currently pursuing a degree in journalism, communications, public relations, marketing or related fields preferred. Interest in non-profit arts administration a plus
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • Experience using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn
  • Appreciation for ballet, dance and/or performing or visual arts
  • Friendly and conversational
  • Must be detail oriented and a team player
  • Must be comfortable with Microsoft Office Products
  • Capable of learning new systems quickly

Position Parameters and Benefits

  • This is an unpaid, part-time internship
  • Estimated weekly hours are 10-20 hours per week

Please submit a resume and cover letter to Submissions without these required items will not be considered. No phone calls please. Colorado Ballet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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