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Creative Outlet Costume & Wardrobe Internship

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March 28, 2013
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Jamel Gaines’ Creative Outlet Dance Theatre of Brooklyn is a world-renowned dance company dedicated to enriching our communities through artistic excellence. Our company has been lauded internationally and nationally for the "richness of dance tone" and "contagious vitality" of its productions.


Creative Outlet’s dance-theatre has been featured on international stages in a wide variety of countries such as Italy, England, Mexico, Spain, and Jamaica. Our work has seen prestigious stages such as the Lincoln Center, The Apollo Theatre, the Brooklyn academy of Music, the Paramount Theatre, and Central Park’s SummerStage.


Artists from our company and school have gone on to work with Broadway productions such as Fela!, The Lion King, and Memphis and collaborated with celebrities such as Beyonce, Madonna, Rihanna, and Michael Jackson.


The Costume and Wardrobe intern’sprimary duties will include designing and making costumes, organizing the wardrobe departments and being in charge of storage.



Preferred Qualifications:  Any present or recent college student with a focus in design and the arts.  Applicants should have prior experience in making, sewing and designing costumes. They should have an eye for detail and an interest in dance. Ideal candidates should be able to work independently, be hardworking, have knowledge of materials and be a fast learner. Knowledge of different materials and styles, computer skills and organizational skills is a plus.


Creative Outlet has a small staff and a friendly working environment.  Interns are an important part of our office, and are active contributors to the maintenance of Creative Outlet.


To Apply: Please send your résumé and cover letter via e-mail to or  No calls please. 


  • Ability to earn income and to create a job.
  • Summer internship
  • Include email address and phone number

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