Theatre Action Project is a team of professionally trained artists and educators that works in partnership with schools and communities to lead unique and engaging arts programs which allow young people to learn critical life skills, gain tools for creative expression and have successful experiences that build self-esteem and confidence.
We are seeking to hire:
TEACHING ARTISTS to lead after school theatre arts programs for students in grades pre-K through 12th (within the time frame of 2:30-6:00pm) geared toward building community, self confidence, creative expression and an understanding of social issues. We are seeking individuals who align with our mission and are highly creative, energetic, enthusiastic team players. Must have some experience with one or more of the following disciplines: creative drama, puppetry, creative writing, acting, dance, music, improvisation, devised theatre, community-based arts, theatre of the oppressed, film making, visual arts, movement or design. Part-time positions are available and begin in September. We also have substitute teaching artist positions available.
IF HIRED, ALL TEACHING ARTISTS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND TRAINING ON THE FOLLOWING DATES IN AUGUST:
Friday, August 28 3pm-6pm
Saturday, August 29 9am-8:00pm
Sunday, August 30 10:00am-5:00pm
Thursday, September 3 3pm-6pm
ACTOR-TEACHERS will tour in the morning hours (within the time frame of 7:30-2pm) most weeks throughout the school year. Applicants must have an interest in working with children and have experience teaching, facilitating and or/performing. We are seeking individuals who align with our mission and are highly creative, energetic, enthusiastic team players. Rehearsals will take place in August and the show will begin touring in early September. Part-time positions are available. Bilingual teachers and people of color are highly encouraged to apply.
**AUDITIONS FOR TEACHING ARTISTS will be held August 11th from 2:00-5:00pm and August 18th from 6:00-8:00 PM. Applicants must be present for the duration of the workshop audition.Pick one to attend.
**AUDITIONS FOR ACTOR-TEACHERS will be held August 11th from 2:00pm–5:00pm. Applicants must be present for the duration of the workshop audition.
***IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING, or would like more information, please send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org after which you will receive more information about the interview/application process.
You can apply for both positions.