Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) is the world’s leading presenter of superb artistic programming, a national leader in arts and education, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus, comprised of 11 resident organizations, including the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, and New York Philharmonic. LCPA’s Institutional Marketing team seeks an enthusiastic and motivated intern to support its audience development and outreach programs, including Lincoln Center Kids, Lincoln Center Education and Community Engagement, Veteran’s Initiative, and Guided Tours. This position will support all members of the Institutional Marketing team, and will assist with implementing marketing and outreach strategies, conducting research, and maintaining tracking and reporting.

By attending meetings both within the team and across departments, the intern will develop an understanding of the broader Institutional Marketing strategy and how to align their efforts with the strategic goals of each program and the institution at large. This is a great opportunity for a student interested in gaining experience in new audience development and community outreach at a major cultural institution.

Intern tasks may include:

Updating email lists, digitizing departmental documentation, and maintaining tracking and reporting
Researching events, community organizations, and other opportunities for marketing and outreach efforts
Assisting with outreach to local schools, community-based organizations, and U.S. military bases to broaden the reach of institutional programs
Assisting with distribution of marketing materials and submitting events to community calendars
Assisting with planning and day-of logistics for special events
Additional duties to support the Institutional Marketing team as assigned


This internship might be right for you if you are:

Enrolled undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate (May 2017 or later)
Able to bring your own perspective to the team and the work involved
Passionate about the performing arts and/or marketing and outreach
Energic, able to show initiative, and creativity
A strong communicator and have strong organizational skills
Comfortable interacting with a broad audience, internal staff, members of the public, and children
Able to represent Lincoln Center at public events
Flexible and with a collaborative attitude
Able to multi-task and prioritize competing assignments

Approximate dates January 2018 to May 2018. Expected work hours will be 20 hours a week, with occasional evening and weekend events.

This is a paid internship ($13 per hour).


Please send cover letter and résumé to [email protected] and include "Institutional Marketing Intern" in the subject line. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. LCPA is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, patron focus, and innovation.