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The next One Theatre World conference will take place in Chicago May 7-9, 2015 at The Theatre School, DePaul University. Watch this OTW page for much more in the months ahead!
Attention all TYA practitioners and adventurers! Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Ann Shaw Fellowships. Designed to support the continuing artistic and professional growth of TYA/USA members, the Ann Shaw Fellowship provides monetary grants for members to travel to a conference or festival, study with a mentor, conduct research or connect with fellow artists. Dream! Plan! Apply! Deadline: February 15, 2014.
Please join us on Friday May 16, 2014 for the Theatre for Young Audiences/USA (TYA/USA) One Theatre World: Sessions, a one day event hosted by New Visions New Voices and the Kennedy Center. Registration is now open.
Check out new offerings from TYA/USA Member Theatres! First Stage presents Y York’s moving adaptation of Jerry Spinelli’s young adult novel CRASH March 28 – April 13, 2014 Directed by Mary MacDonald Kerr This play is for everyone ages 8 and up. Milwaukee, WI – First Stage continues its 27th season with CRASH from March […]
“Nadine Animato” Theater Dance Company, established in 2009 by choreographer Nadine Bommer in Rishon Lezion, Israel, will be performing their Invisi’BALL at this year’s ASSITEJ World Congress in Warsaw, Poland. They are represented in the US by the Shaw Entertainment Group. The group will be premiering in the USA at the Pittsburgh International Children’s Festival in […]
Position: Teaching Artist Fellowship Location: Metro Theater Company, St. Louis, MO Metro Theater Company seeks a highly-qualified, energetic, emerging professional in the field of Theatre for Young Audiences for a Teaching Artist Fellowship during the 2014-2015 season. Defined by creativity, flexibility, collaboration, and frontline community engagement, Metro Theater Company’s excellence is recognized nationally. The […]
Join fellow theatre education professionals in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood on Saturday, March 8, 2014 as we collectively examine the goals, challenges, and opportunities central to educational theatre in Illinois. The day will feature numerous breakout sessions and workshops, ample opportunities for statewide networking, and a keynote address by the CPS Department of Arts Education’s […]
This came in across the boards, and we thought it might be an cool opportunity for some of our members. CALL FOR PAPERS Charting New Territory: Theatre for Early Years in Research and Practice Symposium on concepts, contexts and methods of research and practice in Theatre for Early Years The Centre for Drama, Theatre […]
Dear TYA/USA Membership, As an active advocate and service organization for the world of professional theatre for young audiences and their families, TYA/USA strives to build a board of directors comprised of highly skilled administrators, artists, business people, and educators dedicated to advancing the world of professional TYA theatre. To that end, the Nominating […]
We’d like to take a moment to WELCOME three theatre organizations who recently joined our membership. BAM Education The Education wing of the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) joined TYA/USA in January. BAM Education ignites imagination and ideas, helping you connect education and creativity in your classroom and curriculum. Every world-class […]
Teresa A. Fisher, TYA/USA member and Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Arts and Sciences at Bronx Community College, CUNY, has released a new book: Post-Show Discussions in New Play Development (Palgrave Pivot, January 2014). Many theatres and theatre companies host post-show discussions, or talkbacks, as part of their season. Often these are done […]
Teatercentrum is happy to announce the 44th edition of APRILFESTIVAL March 30 – April 6 in Holstebro, Denmark They are still working on the program, but visit www.info.aprilfestival.dk to find a list of all the participating Danish companies and a short description of their plays. In addition to the very many Danish shows, there will […]
The Omaha Theater Company at the Rose Theater is seeking qualified Theater Education Interns for Summer 2014 and Teaching Artist Fellows for the 14/15 season. If any of your students have an interest in theatre education, teaching at the high school/middle school level, or in acting and/or teaching in the theatre for young audiences field, […]
Welcome to the NEW Web home of Theatre for Young Audiences/USA! Our transition to this new site just about complete with only a few tweaks and tidying up to do (so please pardon our dust). We did experience a disruption in our email service over the weekend, but all has been resolved. Our apologies for […]