Internship Program

Let PRG help you raise the curtain on an exciting career in show business!  An Internship with PRG can immerse you into all aspects of the business of event and entertainment production while helping you gain the knowledge and expertise for a successful career.  Join PRG and you will learn about our clients, our people and our culture while we help you decide if a career in event and entertainment technology is right for you! 

An internship with PRG may encompass any or all aspects of event production including lighting, audio, video, scenic, finance, business and production management, or corporate operations. 

During your internship with PRG, you can expect to enjoy the same high level of attention we give to all of our staff including mentoring, support, and practical evaluations and feedback from seasoned professionals. 

From day one, you will learn what its like to be a vital part of a professional and highly respected team of event production experts while discovering which areas of event production are best suited to your skills and aspirations.

 

Under the guidance of PRG’s professional staff, you are given experience in areas such as:

    • Operations
    • Configuration and maintenance of entertainment audio, lighting and video systems
    • Scenic fabrication and automation
    • Project management
    • Warehouse management – logistics and trafficking
    • Purchasing and materials scheduling
    • Business management
    • Asset Management
    • Finance and accounting
    • Legal
    • Strategic management
    • HR and recruiting
    • Sales and business development
    • Marketing and communications

 

PRG offers a variety of internship programs available at many of our office locations.  While many of our internships are 3 months in length and are available during the summer,  longer internships may be available throughout the year;  the length and times available are location specific, so you can choose the type of internship that best suits your interests.

It is preferred, but not required, that applicants be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program, have recently received a degree in theater technology or a related program, or have a combination of education and experience appropriate to professional/technical development in technical theater or entertainment technology. Most importantly, applicants should be willing to learn and ready to work hard as a team player. 

 

If you would like to apply for an internship at PRG, you may visit our careers page at https://careers-prg.icims.com/jobs/   and search for “Internship” for a list of internship opportunities currently available. Please be prepared to send us a resume which describes your current or previous studies, work experience, dates of availability, and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States

Please email internships@prg.com for future program availability or for any general questions

 

  • Lighting Internships
  • Production Internships
  • Audio Internships
  • Video Internships
  • Scenic Internships
  • Other Internships

Lighting Internships

In the PRG Lighting internship, in addition to operation tasks, your hands-on technical experience will include testing, repairing and maintaining equipment in the following departments: cable, dimmers, consoles, conventional and automated fixtures, rigging, special effects, and film/video.

Production Internships

The PRG Production internship is designed to give the intern a well-rounded, hands on technical experience of how a show is executed through direct interaction with the production crew. Exclusive to Las Vegas, the internship will provide practical hands-on experience from show prep to show site crew participation. In addition to field production experience, the internship will also include working within relevant departments at PRG such as automated fixtures, technical repair lab, and electronics, providing the necessary educational foundation and practical training in skills required for production.

Audio Internships

In the PRG Audio internship, in addition to operations tasks, your hands-on technical experience will include testing, repairing, and maintaining equipment in the following departments: house PA cabinets and wedge monitors, house PA amplifier and monitor amplifier racks, speaker cabling, A/C distribution, control interface and signal distribution.

Video Internships

In the PRG Video internship, in addition to operations tasks, your hands-on technical experience will include testing, repairing and maintaining Cameras, Video Switching, Playback, Media Servers, Projection and display equipment.

Scenic Internships

The PRG Scenic internship is designed to give a student a well-rounded, hands on experience of how a show is executed through the different departments of a modern day scenic shop. Interns rotate through each department (Carpentry, Steel, Machine Shop, Art, Automation, Project Management, and Technical Design) working alongside seasoned professionals which will guarantee an understanding of team work and how each department affects the final output of a project.

Other Internships

We are always exploring different subjects for our interns, sometimes at the suggestion of the interns themselves. We have held internships in: Scenic Engineering and Design, Scenic Technology, Broadway Project Management, Lighting, Audio, Video, Accounting, CAD Drafting, Graphics, Project Coordination/Management, Staffing, HR, and Operations.

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