NJDTE is currently accepting internship applications!

NJDTE Internship Program Overview:

New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble (NJDTE), a renowned pre-professional dance company, looks for enthusiastic and insightful interns in a variety of positions. NJDTE has a state-of-the-art, 8,800 square-foot facility in downtown Summit, NJ. With the Ensemble’s expanded programming and events for the 2022-2023 season, an internship with NJDTE is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience during a critical time of growth for a non-profit arts organization.

Internship positions are unpaid; however, NJDTE will work with colleges and universities to provide interns with academic credit.

Internship positions will be available in the following areas:


  • Knowledge or interest in dance and/or performing arts, non-profit organizations required
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere) and/or iMovie, Final Cut Pro, and GarageBand preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities based upon importance
  • Creative and critical thinker
  • Highly organized with an attention to detail
  • Motivated and positive professional demeanor and attitude

Commitment: 10-15 hours per week, 3-4 Months

To apply, please submit your resume along with a cover letter detailing your interest in one of the internship positions at NJDTE to events@njdte.org; no phone inquiries. Indicate the internship program for which you are applying in the subject line of the email. All candidates will be notified within five business days of receipt of their application.