Studio Six: Lifestyle

Studio Six: Lifestyle

The WGBH Lifestyle Production unit of the Studio Six department is responsible for producing programs about cooking, gardening, travel, health, music and other subjects related to contemporary living for national distribution on PBS. Some of the series we produce and oversee include: Simply Ming, Moveable Feast, Lidia’s Kitchen, among others.

Internship Description: 

As an intern for the Studio Six: Lifestyle unit, you will be directly involved in a variety of television production processes. Responsibilities might include: general research; logging, dubbing and archiving tape; acting as a liaison between producers, editors and engineers; delivering production materials throughout the building; updating and maintaining materials for the Executive Producer; answering phones and greeting guests; preparing mailings and packages for shipment to PBS; occasional assistance on field shoots; and assisting the entire Lifestyles team as assigned. While the internship is generally administrative in nature, it offers students an opportunity to gain an understanding of the industry through the hands-on experiences provided.

Skills Preferred:

  • Familiarity with Mac computers (knowledge of Excel, Adobe Photoshop and various tape formats are a plus)
  • Excellent organization, research, writing and general office skills
  • Previous experience in college-level production courses encouraged