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a professional service organization for the TYA field

Young Playwrights for Change: Order your copy of the Year 1 Anthology Now!

All proceeds from this collection of 14 plays go directly to support the Young Playwrights for Change program. Thank you!

New TYA Sites Coming in 2016!

We'll be launching a new and improved tyausa.org and an all new otw2017.org in early 2016. Stay tuned!

TYA Today Magazine is now accepting AD RESERVATIONS for 2016!

TYA Today Magazine is now accepting AD RESERVATIONS for 2016! Deadline for Spring is February 1. Join us, and be seen!

From The News Blog

New TYA Job Postings

New Job Postings from TYA/USA Members! First Stage: Milwaukee, WI First Stage is seeking candidates for their Teaching Artist Fellowships for the 2016-2017 season. This fellowship provides teaching and performance experience for an emerging professional interested in working with youth. Learn more at www.firststage.org/General-Pages/About-Us/Jobs/Fellowship/.   The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati They are hiring an Associate […]

Production Manager Position at The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati

The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati is hiring a Production Manager.

An Abundance of Charlie Brown Christmases

This season, many of Theatre for Young Audiences/USA’s member organizations are producing A Charlie Brown Christmas. Here’s a round up in photos. (Updated 12/10/15). Are we missing yours? If you’re a current TYA/USA member, and you’re not featured here, drop us a line with photos or a link to photos. Happy Holidays, Everyone!! The Children’s […]

Starke Stücke Next Generation – Residency

New International Opportunity: “Starke Stücke” is an international theatre festival aimed at young audiences, and in 2016 it is teaming up with the Mousonturm and the Theaterhaus Frankfurt to offer a multi-level international residency program on the subject of Theatre for a Young Audience. International theatre producers and performers interested in working in this area, along with […]

Announcing the Ann Shaw 2016 Winner!

TYA/USA and the Anne Shaw Fellowship committee congratulate Cortney McInery & Lily Junker, the 2016 Ann Shaw Fellowship co-recipients! Thank you to ALL of our 2016 applicants for your projects, contributions to the field, and your energy. More about Cortney: Cortney McEniry is a community-based theatre artist and facilitator currently in the Drama and Theatre […]

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 […]

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