Vera Project Blog

Office closed 8/20-8/25

Hi! Our offices will be closed from 8/20-8/25 for our annual staff retreat, where we’ll think tank on how to make Vera even cooler for 2020. Scheduled open sessions and classes will still be offered during the week. Please email us rather than call the office and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. We’ll also be doing outreach at Thing! Festival from 8/23-8/25 at Fort Worden spreading the gospel of all-ages music, come hang!

Office closed 8/6-8/11

Friendly reminder that Vera will be closed to the public from 8/6-8/11 for a private venue rental! The open sessions on 8/7 and 8/10 are still a go. Regular office hours will resume on 8/13.  Volunteer orientations have been rescheduled, new dates are 8/22 6p-7p and 8/24 4p-5p. Please email staff rather than call so we can get back to you ASAP.

 

Booking & Production Internship Opening!

We’re hiring for our Booking & Production internship! See below for an overview of the position + how to apply. Full description of internship can be found here.

Position Overview: The Booking & Production Intern works directly with VERA’s talent buying/production team to help book and produce shows in the VERA Gallery space and VERA Presents @ The Fusion Cafe events at the Downtown YMCA. The Booking & Production Intern will also have the opportunity to gain a wide variety of skills by taking VERA’s Live Sound classes and collaborating with the talent buying team to learn the ins and outs of concert production.  

This position’s primary responsibility is to co-manage 2- 3 shows each month, both off-site at the Fusion Cafe and on-site in The Vera Project’s Gallery space. These spaces are designed to offer access and opportunity to emerging artists, bolster the local DIY music scene, and offer hands-on production training to folx of all ages.  As The Vera Project’s Booking & Production Intern, you will get a well-rounded view of booking and managing events through a DIY lens in preparation for taking on leadership roles in the music industry. 

APPLICATION PROCESS : Please submit a cover letter and resume by 5:00PM on August 14th to hiringcommittee@theveraproject.org with “Booking & Production Intern, YOUR FIRST/LAST NAME” in the subject line. Thank you for your interest in The Vera Project!