Litchfield Jazz Festival & Jazz Camp

Jobs & Internships

Internship Opportunities

2011 Litchfield Jazz Festival Staff and Interns

The Organization

Litchfield Performing Arts (LPA), a not-for-profit dedicated to the arts and arts education, seeks summer interns each year to help run the 2014 Litchfield Jazz Festival in Goshen, CT. Be a part of an internationally recognized Festival! These internships will provide real-life experience in major event coordination, handling contracts, managing personnel, leadership and much more. Interns are a core part of our team.

The Litchfield Jazz Festival, which The Wall Street Journal said, "stands tall in substance among the larger festivals around the nation" will be celebrating its 19th year August 8-10, 2014. The Litchfield Jazz Camp, featured in TIME Magazine and on CNN, hosts 350+ students from all over the United States, Bermuda, Thailand, Japan, Mexico and England at the Canterbury School in New Milford.

Positions are unpaid. Local room & board available free of charge (available July 1). College credit possible. Interns Needed: Mid-May through August 2014. Location: Goshen, CT

All interns will assist with administrative tasks as assigned, and Ad sales for our Festival Program book.

2014 Festival Internships (Spring/Summer)

all festival internships are full.  please check back again in 2015.

2014 Internships (Academic Year)


The Litchfield Peforming Arts staff is seeking a detail oriented intern to assist our Development Associate. He/she will research and identify potential sources for grants, update the organization's databases and assist with grant applications.


Part-time with flexible work hours. Can be a morning or afternoon internship, 2-4 hours per day. The Litchfield Performing Arts office is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.


  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel)
  • Knowledge of Filemaker Pro database a plus
  • Must have own transportation

Application requirements:

All applicants must provide a cover letter, resume, and two written references. Internship open until filled.

to be conisdered for this internship, please contact

Karen M. Simpson -

No phone calls please

2014 Camp Internships

all camp internships are full.  please check back in 2015!