Concert Career Pathways

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A six month program for young people ages 17-25 that combines workshops and paid internships where participants learn best practices in production management, event coordination, stagehand, floor staff, live sound engineering, lighting design, event budgeting, box office operations, marketing, social media promotion, booking and more.


This free program is the most comprehensive and accessible in the country. Our innovative curriculum develops the critical and creative thinking skills necessary to be successful in the 21st century workplace ,providing opportunities that both empower young people and strengthen the local economy.

  • Workshops Series (6 Sessions): Workshops are co-facilitated with industry professionals and provide a foundation in multiple aspects of concert promotion such as Marketing, Front of House Operations, Production, and Show Budget and Finances.

  • Paid Internships: Participants who have successfully completed the workshop series will work alongside top industry professionals to work a 15 to 20 show cycle of events at The UC Theatre of the 75-100 plus annual shows. The UC Theatre staff mentors all program participants

  • Externships: Graduates from The UC Theatre Internship Program will be placed in entry-level positions at premier concert, theatre and arts venues through our Professional Partner Network.

For any additional inquiries about the Concert Career Pathways Program at The UC Theatre, please email