Please note that the 2020-21 summer and full year programs have been put on hold for the time being. Check back soon for more updates.


The McCarter apprenticeship program is designed to empower tomorrow’s theater professionals to develop in their chosen field. By incorporating our apprentices into the work of McCarter in a deep, vital, and mutually beneficial way, we help to foster thriving, passionate colleagues in the theater community.

These apprenticeships are fulltime, full-season commitments. All McCarter apprentices receive a weekly stipend of $125, and free shared housing is available.

McCarter’s commitment to fostering and promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace extends to our apprenticeship program. We welcome applications from aspiring theater practitioners of all backgrounds, and strongly encourage candidates of color to apply for this program.

Season-long apprenticeships are offered in the following areas:


Shorter term, summer-long internships are offered in the following areas: