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DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
Founded in 1979, Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA), an award-winning off-Broadway LORT-C theatre, seeks a Director of Marketing to join its leadership team. TFANA’s cornerstone is Shakespeare which it produces alongside classic and contemporary drama at its first permanent home, the 27,000-square foot Polonsky Shakespeare Center (PSC) in downtown Brooklyn. TFANA opened PSC November, 2013. It contains the 299-seat uniquely flexible Scripps Mainstage and 50-seat Rogers Studio.
The Director of Marketing supports the development of and implementation of strategic marketing, advertising, and communication initiatives. These promote TFANA’s programs and productions with the aim of achieving all subscription, single ticket, and audience engagement goals. Marketing materials are complementary to TFANA’s fundraising campaign and humanities and education programs so there are coordinated communications. The Director of Marketing reports to Jeffrey Horowitz, Founding Artistic Director.
TFANA is an equal opportunity employer and is deeply committed to the principals of equity, diversity, and inclusion both onstage and off.
Minimum of six years of experience in non-for-profit arts/entertainment marketing and public relations.
To apply please submit cover letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please no phone calls.
We are currently seeking applications for Winter/Spring 2018 internships.Theatre for a New Audience offers internships in several areas for college students, graduate students, and students between terms. Please see below for a description of internships offered at Theatre for a New Audience.
To apply for an internship, please fill out the INTERNSHIP APPLICATION 2018 FORM and send with a professional resume (rather than an actor resume) and a cover letter specifying the internship for which you are applying. Some internships may require additional materials, as indicated in their description. Email materials to Soriya Chum at email@example.com with the subject line “Internship.” You may also contact Soriya Chum via email with any questions related to your application. No phone calls please! Applications that do not follow these guidelines will not be considered.
Materials required: Application form, professional resume, cover letter, and two references.
Theatre for a New Audience’s Education Department provides a challenging and rigorous educational experience designed to support and advance students’ learning in grades 4-12, in both English Language Arts and Theatre. We offer the largest in-depth programs in the New York City Public Schools to introduce Shakespeare and other classics. Since 1984 our programs have served nearly 130,000 students, ages 9 through 18, in New York City Public Schools city-wide. The Education Department seeks an energetic, self-motivated individual, with interest in theatre education administration. This position will be an average of 10-15 hours a week in mid-April through mid-June with the possibility to continue and/or increase hours in the summer through August. Tasks include:
Candidates should possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, proficiency with computers, a strong interest in education, and attention to detail. The position may require attending meetings and/or observing teaching artists in classrooms around New York City, and therefore candidates should feel comfortable navigating public transit. The candidate will gain valuable hands-on experience in the arts education world, and it is an ideal position for individuals pursuing careers in arts education as administrators. Previous administrative experience preferred.
Pictured above: Kathryn Hunter and cast members of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, photo by Joan Marcus.