Graphic Design Spring Intern

Academic Credits


Hours per week

10-15 hours per week



Start Date


End Date



19 Clarendon Street
United States


Boston Ballet is seeking a student majoring in graphic arts who is a self-motivated, eager, and detail-oriented worker with the ability to multi-task in a professional environment.



Interns will work under the supervision of both the Digital Design Manager and Design Associate on a variety of activities including but not limited to:

  • Photo editing and resizing for a variety of digital platforms and mediums
  • Assist with typesetting for email communications
  • Assist with print collateral for Boston Ballet School and Education departments
  • Signage creation and general assistance to the Boston Ballet Shop
  • Assist with organization and upkeep of digital asset management system
  • Other projects as assigned



  • Currently or recently enrolled in an undergraduate program
  • Able to commit to 10-15 hours per week during office hours
  • Use of Adobe CS Suite (primarily Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign) in a MAC environment
  • Knowledge of digital file formats (tif, gif, eps, pdf, jpg) and a working knowledge of graphic design principles
  • Must have an understanding of effective layout and formatting for different purposes and mediums
  • Self-motivated with strong organizational skills and high attention to detail
  • Previous experience with email marketing software a plus
  • Knowledge and enthusiasm for social media platforms a plus
  • Flexibility, a high level of professionalism, creativity, humor, and a love for the arts – particularly dance – encouraged


Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.



Boston Ballet internships are unpaid. Boston Ballet internships are for credit (preferred) or on a volunteer basis. Boston Ballet Interns in the Fall are eligible for complimentary tickets to season performances and discounted classes.


How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to IMPORTANT – PLEASE INCLUDE THE NAME OF THE INTERNSHIP FOR WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR E-MAIL. No phone calls please.