Childsplay values equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout our organization, programs, and audiences. We are committed to giving underrepresented artists a safe space to create art and community. By welcoming people with differences in religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, class, gender, ability, and age we are better able to celebrate that which brings humankind together: imagination and wonder.
The following openings are available:
Do you want to feel like you are a part of something exciting? Childsplay seeks a proactive, creative, outgoing individual to join out team to sell, market, and book performances with schools and teachers. Childsplay is Arizona's Professional Theatre for Young Audiences serving young people, teachers, and their families through theatre in the classroom and on stage. The core of Childsplay's operations is its robust school performance programs, including field trip and tour performances that reach 200,000 children every year. These performances happen daily throughout the school year, both in theaters and directly in schools. The School Relationship and Booking Coordinator will be in charge of developing relationships with school and community partners, working with the marketing department to create and implement marketingplansto reach schools, and directly selling and booking school groups into Childsplay's field trip and tour performances. CLICK HERE for full details.
Be a part of a groundbreaking program using drama to teach language acquisition in early childhood education! Childsplay is assembling a team of highly qualified, bilingual Teaching Artists to collaborate in the implementation of a dual language preschool literacy program. Funded by a grant through the Helios Foundation in partnership with Arizona State University, and the Osborn School District, this program will contribute to research surrounding the impact of dual language acquisition on literacy development in early learners. Beginning in the fall of 2016, Childsplay will implement the EYEPlay program (Early Years Educators at Play) in 20 dual language preschool classrooms throughout the Osborn School District. EYEPlay is a job-embedded professional development program for preschool educators to learn to facilitate drama strategies as a part of their foundational literacy practice. CLICK HERE for full details.
Childsplay held general season auditions for the 2017/2018 season in May. Auditions for the 2018/2019 season will be held in May 2018.
Childsplay seeks creative, innovative and qualified theater teaching artists for part-time employment in a variety of educational programs. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and employment is based on departmental need. Click HERE for more Information.
Over hire production staff. Please be sure to state your area of experience (i.e., carpentry, electrics, rigging, wardrobe, etc.)
Please include production shots, if available.
Summer and semester internships are available in marketing, development and education.
Childsplay offers internships in arts administration, production, marketing and education. As an organization, we are committed to building internships around the skills, interests and learning needs of each individual. Click HERE for full details.
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Childsplay, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, color, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, or marital status.