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a professional service organization for the TYA field

Young Playwrights for Change 2015-16: Sign up to become a regional host site!

Learn more about participating at the Young Playwrights for Change page. Deadline to sign up: October 16, 2015.

Apply Now for the 2016 Ann Shaw Fellowship!

Visit the Ann Shaw Fellowship page to learn more. Deadline is November 2, 2015. Good luck!

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

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.

Children’s Theatre of Charlotte is Hiring an Education Curriculum Coordinator

EDUCATION CURRICULUM COORDINATOR This is a regular, full time exempt position serving under the supervision of the Director of Education. The Education Curriculum Coordinator leads the creation, implementation, alignment and assessment of curriculum for all aspects of our Education Programs. CTC is seeking a candidate who is self-motivated, detail oriented and able work under his/her […]

NEXT Generation Applications: Linz, Austria

Information and application for Next Generation / SHAXPIR, Linz, Summer 2015.  

Announcing the Young Playwrights for Change 2015 Winners!

Congratulations to our Young Playwrights for Change 2015 winners! This year, 17 TYA/USA and AATE member organizations held local playwriting contests asking their middle school students to explore the theme “What is Family?” The winning plays from each local contest were entered into our national competition. The first place winning play will receive a reading […]

Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre: Call for Playwright

Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre is seeking a playwright to collaborate on a small cast production to tour high schools in Northern California. This is a contract position for 2015 which will include involvement in all stages of the development process that will be guided by data from Kaiser Permanente community needs assessments and input from […]

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