Document Type

Master's Report

Degree Name

Master of Arts in Arts Administration




This submission is an analytical report that chronicles and evaluates the internship experience of Lisa Riley at the New York producing office of Elizabeth Ireland McCann (ElM). The internship period commenced August 4, 1986 and concluded December 2, 1986. As required by the University of New Orleans for the fulfillment for the degree of Master of Arts in Arts Administration, this report will describe the organizational structure of Elizabeth Ireland McCann Productions. It will then analyze management problems the intern discovered throughout the course of the internship and offer recommendations for the resolution of these managerial problems. Finally, a discussion will ensue to determine the actual long and short-term contributions the intern made towards the organization.