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 The Passionate Patent Opera Seeks Intern (Paid Internship Opportunity)

Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013

The Passionate Patent Seeks Intern!
144 South 3rd Street
San Jose


To apply:  Please email Peter Ullmann:

---Job Description/Position Objectives---
  "The Passionate Patent" opera is a ½ hour light and entertaining production about an inventor pursuing a patent, and includes several opera arias well known to all audiences. In the past it had been performed by Opera San Jose at various Silicon Valley companies. A new production company has been formed to continue from Opera San Jose to bring the production to more companies around the valley.

The candidate will work with the producer to:
- identify contacts with local companies, law firms and professional organizations to book performances
- work with the production company to support the production at the various performances
- help build out the production company with relationships built with client companies.

---Desired Skills/Knowledge:---
  -    Well-developed interpersonal skills, maturity, credibility, confidence and integrity.
-    Oral and written communication skills
-    Collaborative with local companies and the production company artists
-    Confident and comfortable in making decisions within given parameters

Interns or part timers will be paid on sharing the income coming in from the performances.

Part-Time Employment Opportunity,  Paid Internship

---Hours per week (approximate)---  1-4

---Internship Duration---  negotiable

---Students Preferred:---  Undergraduate Student,Graduate Student

  A unique opportunity to help start a production company, where we already have one booking and where many companies have already expressed good interest. Much of the work can be performed from home

---Please include any other information NOT included above that you believe to be relevant .---
  a sample from an Opera San Jose past performance of "The Passionate Patent" performed for a paying client law firm.


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