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MIDD GIG -Broadway Podcast Network Job Opportunity

Description

The Broadway Podcast Network (BPN) is a fast paced, quickly growing startup bringing Broadway and Broadway-adjacent content to the realm of podcasting. We are looking for individuals who love performing and the arts, are interested in cutting-edge technology, have a keen attention to detail, do not mind working remotely, and are extremely self-motivated. 

Publicity Intern primary responsibilities include systematically reading through all podcast and episode descriptions (past and future) on the BPN website in order to:

  • Review press releases prior to distribution for errors or grammatical and to learn the fundamentals of what are required
  • Explore podcasts outside of BPN that may be interested in our podcast hosts as guests
  • Really get to know the podcasters on our network, and help determine outlets which may be interested in them as guests
  • Really get a deep understanding of our current slate of podcasts and develop ideas on how to grow our listenership
  • Read Broadway and Broadway-adjacent news items to keep abreast of what is happening in the theater community, and report back to the team
  • Work closely with the Director of Communication on PR/Communications strategy for the network
  • Help with event planning as it relates to publicity for the network
  • Help with the BPN Newsroom, ie: write stories on new podcasts or profiles on podcasters

Podcast / Events Intern

  • Really get a deep understanding of our current slate of podcasts and develop ideas on how to grow our listenership
  • Help with event planning / live events
  • Read Broadway and Broadway-adjacent news items to keep abreast of what is happening in the theater community, and compile a list of relevant events for our weekly news show
  • Help write, create run-of-show, and create our weekly news show
  • Review our website for mistakes, spelling, grammatical errors, or tech issues
  • Work directly with podcasters in regards to supporting their podcasts and various needs

Social Media Intern

  • Deep understanding and interest in social media marketing
  • Engage with audiences on platforms (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) and conduct social listening
  • Help brainstorm social media content and maintain content calendar
  • Create Instagram stories 
  • Reach and keep track of influencer information
  • Moderate knowledge of Broadway shows/actors
  • Social Media Marketing Experience preferred

Qualifications

Required skills include:

  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Experience with Google Docs & Google Sheets

You’re also perfect for this job if you have:

  • Experience with Forms
  • PR or Marketing experience or Major (Publicity / SM Assistant) 
  • Started your own podcast
  • A love for performing that can never be diminished

Click here to apply for the job opportunity in Midd2Midd!

The Actor’s Guide to Reimagining Our Lives – Thursday, June 24 @ 12pm EST

Actors Kevin Kilner and Jordan Baker-Kilner will join Farouk Dey, Vice Provost at Johns Hopkins University for a thought provoking conversation about the future of movies, television, and theater post Covid-19. Kevin and Jordan will also share inspirational advice about chasing our dreams when facing adversity.

Click here to register for the event scheduled for Thursday, June 24 at 12pm EST.

Jennifer Lopez Inks Multi-Year Production Deal With Netflix

By Monica Marie Zorrilla — Jennifer Lopez, actor, singer and CEO of Nuyorican Productions, has inked a multi-year, first-look deal with Netflix. Along with producing partners Benny Medina and president of Nuyorican Productions Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, Lopez will produce a slate of film and television content, both scripted and unscripted, that showcase diverse female actors, writers and filmmakers. Click here to read the article.