Joyce Theater

Joyce Theater Foundation employees share a rich work experience with colleagues who embrace the institution’s mission of programming and promoting a wide spectrum of dance. An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, The Joyce Theater is committed to an inclusive work environment.

Programming Intern

The programming department of The Joyce Theater seeks an intern for the spring semester. Candidates should be current undergraduate/graduate students interested in performing arts administration. The intern will assist members of the department with various tasks including preparations for our upcoming and future seasons, research projects, producing logistics, artist services, database maintenance, and more. Interested applicants should send a résumé and cover letter to Heather McCartney at, and should indicate interest in a programming department internship in the subject line of the email message to distinguish from other internships here at The Joyce. This unpaid internship will be part-time depending on availability of the candidate.


The Joyce Theater Foundation actively seeks highly motivated high school and college students interested in learning the about the behind-the-scene operations of one of the only theaters built by dancers for dance.  The Joyce’s invaluable commitment to artists and audiences extends to cultivating the next generation of arts administrators, marketers, managers, and educators in the field. College and graduate level students enrolled in a degree/certificate/diploma granting program are eligible for the unpaid internship and interested in placement for 2020, should contact Heather McCartney, Director of School & Family Programs at: with a cover letter stating your area of interest (Education, Development, Marketing, or Programming) along with your résumé and hours of availability.


Volunteer Opportunities

If you’d like to volunteer as an usher, please call 646-792-8355.