Intern with Us

Gain work experience by interning with one of Wellington's most exciting and original summer events!

Our award-winning festival The Performance Arcade is back for its eleventh year and ready to take over the waterfront once more for two weeks of outstanding live art, performances, and live entertainment. The Performance Arcade is free to the public and it remains committed to creating a welcoming atmosphere for audiences to experience some of the best performance art in Aotearoa. 


We can offer the opportunity to meet artists and curators as well as networking opportunities. A great addition to any CV if you are interested in working in the arts or events - not to mention the opportunity to do all that watching world-class performing artists in the sun! 


To apply, send your CV to

We are seeking interns across the following areas:

Graphic Design Intern (10-20hrs per week)

The role of the Graphic Design Intern includes:

  • assisting with inputting website content through WIX. 

  • produce collateral (e.g. program, poster, signage) with guidance from the Graphic Designer. 


We would like someone with an interest in graphic design and skills in creating sharp engaging content.  Must have your own computer and Adobe software and be comfortable using WIX. At the end of the internship, you will have vibrant and engaging work to add to your portfolio and CV as well as seeing the results of your work across the city in February. 


The role runs from 27 November to 17 December. There is one position available.