Childsplay is continually searching for the most creative, happy, and intelligent individuals to join its team! 


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.




2021-2022 Season Auditions

Visit the audition page HERE >


Master Electrician

Childsplay is seeking a Master Electrician for their 2021-2022 season. We produce 6 productions on the mainstage, 1 to 2 national tours, and 1 to 2 local state tours per year. The Master Electrician is responsible for the overall supervision of the electrics department and for implementing the lighting and electrical requirements for all of Childsplay's theatrical productions. 

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Stage Hands

Childsplay is seeking Stage Hands for their 2021-2022 season. All performances will take place at the Herberger Theater Center in downtown Phoenix.

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Stage Manager

Childsplay is seeking a Stage Manager for its 2021-2022 season. Must have experience managing rehearsals, calling shows, and possess excellent team leadership skills. Duties will incliude running rehearsals, tech days and shows, filing rehearsal and performance reports and other ongoing communication with the Production staff and others as needed. The ideal candidate will have superior communication skills with both stage crews and acting company.

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Assistant Stage Manager

Childsplay is seeking an Assistant Stage Manager with a background in sound for the 2021-2022 national tour of Schoolhouse Rock Live!

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Academy Associate

Childsplay Academy seeks a proactive individual to join our team as the Academy Associate within the Theatre Academy Program. The part-time Academy Associate reports directly to the Academy Manager and participates in the administration of over 100 classes annually. They communicate with caregivers about programs and registrations, maintains organizational materials, contributes content for marketing, and participates with program research and assessments.

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Development Associate

Childsplay seeks a proactive, creative individual to join our Development Team. This full-time position will support the fundraising efforts of Childsplay through management of ongoing institutional giving and support of individual giving programs. Additional responsibilities will include working with Childsplay’s ensemble to deepen donor relationships, expand donor opportunities, and generate support for the company’s work onstage and in the classroom. In this role, the development associate will become part of an ensemble organization that celebrates learning, creativity, and education, be encouraged to innovate, and grow as a professional with multiple opportunities for creative engagement and become an integral part of Arizona’s arts and education community.

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Review of applications will begin on September 30th, and continue until the position is filled. 

Teaching Artists

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. 


Production Department - General

Over hire production staff. Please be sure to state your area of experience (i.e., carpentry, electrics, rigging, wardrobe, etc.)


Guest Artists/Designers

Please include production shots, if available.



Semester internships are available in Marketing, Development, and Education. 


To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to info@childsplayaz.org unless a specific contact is provided in the application description. 



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.