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New TYA Sites Coming in 2016!

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MEMBERS: Check out the New MARQUEE Membership Directory

MEMBERS: Click on the person icon to access the new MARQUEE Membership Directory micro-site. Explore member organizations and get to know our individual members. (Summer 2015 Maintenance Happening Now.)

From The News Blog

Philadelphia Young Playwrights is Hiring an Executive Director!

Philadelphia Young Playwrights is hiring an Executive Director. See the document below and visit phillyyoungplaywrights.org for more information.

NYU: Forum on Educational Theatre & New Plays for Young Audiences Submissions

New York University is thrilled to announce the Golden Anniversary of its much heralded Program in Educational Theatre. NYU is excited to welcome the international theatre to our 2016 Forum on Educational Theatre, April 21-24.  In addition to the Forum, we will also host an alumni reception on Saturday, April 23rd, celebrating the 50th Anniversary […]

TYA Jobs: Marin Theatre Company in El Cerrito, CA

Marin Theatre Company in El Cerrito, CA is hiring a Resident Teaching Artist to join their Education Department.

Arts on the Horizon Gets Custom Advertising Boost from Capital One

Congratulations to TYA/USA member theatre, Arts on the Horizon for getting some love from Capital One’s Spark Plug Campaign. Their video spot features Arts on the Horizon’s biggest fan, Teresa Cotey, a mom who brings her children to see every show they produce.

Miami Theater Center Seeking 2015-16 Teaching Artists

UPDATED! Miami Theater Center is hiring Teaching Artists for 2015-16. Deadline is Monday August 17. Good luck!

TYA Jobs: SCT Hiring a Director of Sales & Marketing

Seattle Children’s Theatre is hiring a Director of Sales and Marketing!

TYA Jobs: Emerald City Theatre (Chicago) is hiring a Business Manager

Business Manager Job Posted On: 07/07/2015 Job Type : Full Time Job Department : Administrative, Finance Through producing new literacy-based productions, offering educational programs that reach more elementary-aged students than any other arts organization in the city, and providing an outreach program which allows free access to our programs for low-income Chicago Public School students, Emerald City is […]

Internships at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts!

The application is now live for the Fall 2015 Internship Term at The Kennedy Center. With over 30 positions offered across a wide array of departments, we are sure that you will find the right fit for you. For a full list of internship descriptions, eligibility requirements and to access the application, please visit www.kennedy-center.org/education/internships/. […]

Teaching Artist Jobs @ Syracuse Stage

This in from TYA/USA member, Kate Laissle, Education Outreach Manger of Syracuse Stage: Syracuse Stage, Central New York’s premiere regional theatre seeks candidates for Teaching Artists to work in an extended learning elementary school in Syracuse City School District. Applicants should be practicing theatre artists who possess a strong knowledge of how the artistic process […]

Dallas Children’s Theater Hiring Public Relations Manager

Position Announcement – Dallas Children’s Theater Public Relations Manager For over 31 years, Dallas Children’s Theater (DCT) has been astonishing kids and families with the fun of Broadway-like plays and a lot more!  Named by Time magazine as one of the top 5 children’s theaters in the country, DCT is DFW’s only theater center committed […]

In Memoriam: Nat Eek 1927-2015

From TYA/USA Board Member Kim Peter Kovac: It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Nat Eek on the 30th of April, at the age of 89 after a short illness. Nat was one of the founders of ASSITEJ International, and it gives us all a bit of comfort to know that he […]

TUTS (Houston) Seeks Assistant Director of Education

TYA/USA Member Organization. Theatre Under the Starts (TUTS) in Houston, Texas, is hiring an Assistant Director of Education.

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