Emergency Understudy Intern Position

Rate of Pay: 

The Commonweal Theatre is seeking understudy Interns for the as-needed position of Emergency Understudy for the roles of "Helena Landless" and "Neville Landless" in our summer production of The Mystery of Edwin Drood (July 8 thru October 29.)

Helena Landless: Asian female presenting 20-30

Neville Landless: Asian male presenting 20-30

  • $250 stipend, $75 per show fee (as-needed)
  • No guaranteed performance
  • Paid a stipend for the run, a per-show fee PLUS mileage reimbursement and housing at Dixon House Artist Residence when needed
  • Stipend to be paid at Show’s closing (Oct 29)
  • Should emergency understudy need to perform, they are expected to perform off book for lines and blocking.
  • Great educational opportunity!
  • Performances are 3 times a week
    • 7/16 - 8/28: Thurs/Sat 7:30 pm, Sun 1:30 pm
    • 9/16 - 10/29: Fri/Mon 7:30 pm, Sat 1:30 pm
    • Total: 41 performances

For more information, submit headshot and resume to casting@commonwealtheatre.org.

Contact information

Commonweal Theatre Company
Rachel Kuhnle
Web site

Posted June 12