For the past 3 years the Center Theatre has partnered with Goodwill of Northern New England to host several Americorps Vista Summer Associates. Each summer, the Vistas aleviate summer learning loss, reduce the effects of poverty, and support the Center Theatre mission to make arts, education, and entertainment accessible to our rural communities to engage and inspire. They do this by
working at our Children's Summer Drama Camps
helping at various theatrical events throughout the summer
supporting Center Theatre fundraising events such as the Maine Whoopie Pie Festival
aiding in the daily summer operations of the Center Theatre
Vistas must be at least 18 years old when they start their position. Vistas typically work for 10 weeks starting May or June working 40 hours per week. Vistas are employees of Goodwill of Northern New England who administer the Summer Vista program for Americorps Vista. The stipend for 2022 is $575 biweekly and the end-of-term education award is $1,375.
The application process is open! To start the application process go to the Americorps Site here:
The Application process can take some time. Please email Patrick Myers at the Center Theatre at firstname.lastname@example.org. He can connect you with help if you're having problems and make sure the process is as easy as possible.
Our Vistas work hard, but also have a lot of fun and get to experience a summer full of art and entertainment in Piscataquis County! We hope you'll get in touch.