Box Office Internship


For questions and additional information, contact Private: Ashley J. Nickas

Box Office Internship

Updated April 26, 2022


All internships are unpaid and last for a period of no less than 160 hours. Interns, age 16 and up, are accepted year round at Theatre Memphis. Some internship schedules are flexible, depending on the intern’s availability, time of year, needs of the theatre at that time, and the department within which the internship is based. Work is at least 20 hours per week, for a period of at least 8 weeks. Most internship hours will be fulfill Tuesday through Friday, between the hours of 10 AM and 5 PM, but occasional even hours may be required. Intern will report directly to the Box Office Manager and secondarily to the Volunteer Coordinator.

Resume and/or cover letter should reflect skills in some detail, giving appropriate instances of how the applicant has exercised relevant skills.

Required Skills:

  • Self-motivated
  • Follow directions well
  • Good sense of organization
  • Able to learn new computer programs quickly
  • Excellent verbal communication skills

Intern Duties & Responsibilities may include:

  • Keep a journal observing the production process
  • Aid the box office staff in preparing for patron arrival
  • Ticket sales
  • Phoning patrons
  • Prepping materials for mailing campaigns
  • Other projects as assigned

For more information, please contact Ashley J. Nickas.

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Lohrey Theatre

Seats up to 411

Both the Lohrey Theatre and the Next Stage Theatre are wheelchair accessible with a handicapped accessible restroom on the same level as the main lobby to both venues. The Lohrey Theatre also provides hearing assisted equipment to any who may require or request it, at no charge.

Lohrey Theatre Seating Chart

(Next Stage is open seating)

Next Stage

Seats up to 110

The black box Next Stage seats up to 110 and is also wheelchair accessible with state of the art equipment for sound and lighting.