Jeffrey Richards Associates
New York, NY 10019
Jeffrey Richards Associates – Intern
To work with the producing team in maintaining the day-to-day operations of the office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: fielding phone calls; assisting on production of virtual play readings; tracking expense reports etc.
Must be proficient and expeditious as transcribing and copy editing.
In addition to these day-to-day responsibilities, the position will have the opportunity to contribute to creative and strategic discussions for each production that JRA represents, either currently on Broadway or in development. As part of a lead producing office that regularly interacts with artists, talent agencies, advertising agencies, general managers, and more, this role provides an invaluable introduction to all aspects of Broadway producing.
Interested candidates should be extremely detail oriented and possess strong communication and organizational skills. They should have the ability to multi-task and learn quickly; and be proficient in both Mac hard/software and Microsoft Office. Experience in the entertainment industry is a plus, but not required; as is knowledge of contemporary commercial theatre and Broadway history.
Candidate must respond well under occasional intense pressure, have patience and an excellent sense of humor, and REALLY love dogs.
About the Company
Jeffrey Richards Associates is one of the more prolific lead-producing offices on Broadway. Currently represented by its play reading series SPOTLIGHT ON PLAYS, as well as the upcoming Broadway productions of The Minutes and American Buffalo. West End premiere of Bitter Wheat; among its 40+ Broadway productions are: American Son, The Lifespan of a Fact, Significant Other, Fiddler on the Roof, American Psycho, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, All the Way, The Glass Menagerie, Glengarry Glen Ross, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, Gore Vidal’s The Best Man, The Merchant of Venice, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Race, Blithe Spirit, Will Ferrell: You’re Welcome America…, Speed the Plow, and August: Osage County.
November 20, 2020 -