Internship Opportunity: Event Production Assistant
El Tambó Production Assistant, Artspeak LLC
Tucson, Arizona • Date published: 12/5/2016

Established grassroots event production house & arts incubator Artspeak LLC seeks intern interested in live music, concerts, sound, bands, events, connecting community & borderlands culture. The Production Assistant will work directly with artist, producer & DJ Logan Dirtyverbs Phillips on putting together El Tambó events. El Tambó (“Best Danceparty 2015,” Tucson Weekly), is Arizona’s premiere tropical / latin dance party, held monthly at the historic Hotel Congress. 

Position details

  • ~ 3-6 hrs / week of office work, one 4 hour evening event a month. 
    • Downtown Tucson & remote
  • January 1 - May 31, 2017. 
  • Unpaid, though costs will be covered.
  • Perks abound! Backstage pass(es), free music, access to professional DJ equipment & more

Candidate should:

  • Be at least 19 years old. 
  • Have smartphone & laptop
  • Have solid social networking skills, including:
    • Facebook Pages, Facebook Ads
    • Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat
  • Have clear and professional writing skills, especially over email
  • Have reliable transportation & punctuality 

Preference will be given to candidates who:

  • Are bilingual English / Spanish or have a functional familiarity with both languages
  • Have graphic design skills & familiarity with Photoshop. Illustrator a plus. 
  • Have an interest or experience with social justice organizing
  • Have an interest or experience with latin and/or Caribbean music
  • Have an interest or experience with bands & concerts


  • Email the following as attachments (PDF, RTF or Word) to Logan Phillips, logan [ A t ]
    • One page resume / CV 
    • One page cover letter explaining applicant’s interest


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