Erin Cobb of Wilton is one of 18 college students working as interns at the Summer Theatre of New Canaan. The professional company began its 13th season June 25 with the opening of Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach. West Side Story opens July 6.
With education part of the theater group’s mission, it offers an internship program for career track theater arts college students and recent graduates who would like professional experience in their field of interest. The program allows interns to work side by side with professionals and actively participate in delivering a theatrical season.