ASSITEJ International is now taking nominations for its Artistic Excellence Honorary Presidents’ Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, and Inspirational Playwrights Awards. The deadline for all three awards is November 10, 2016. The ASSITEJ International Award for Artistic Excellence Honorary Presidents’ Award History In 1990 at the Stockholm World Congress, Dr. Nat Eek (USA) realized that ASSITEJ... Read More
The School of Theatre & Dance at University of Northern Colorado has posted a number of job listings: Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts – Acting Specialist The University of Northern Colorado’s School of Theatre Arts and Dance is seeking an outstanding acting teacher, who is firmly grounded in Stanislavski technique. The selected candidate will... Read More
Audition notice from The Rose
Congratulations to Oregon Children’s Theatre!
This was passed onto us by TYA/USA member Jeanne Klein: With sadness, we note the passing of Gillian Adams (December 1934-August 2016), scholar, long-time member of the children’s literature community, and good friend to many. Gillian trained as a medievalist, earning her Ph.D in 1980 from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She attended the first... Read More
From our Friends at New Plays for Young Audiences at NYU: Submissions New Plays for Young Audiences seeks new unpublished and unproduced full-length play scripts for young audiences (ages 4-21) for our 20th season, June 2017. The final date that submissions for 2017 will be accepted is October 31, 2016. We’re Collecting Memories! To... Read More
TYA/USA member Chris Hamby has been appointed Producing Artistic Director of Theater Works in Peoria, Arizona. Cate Hinkle will serve as the company’s Managing Director.
The Rose Theater is excited to offer a fantastic opportunity for classroom teachers and teaching artists of the Midwest! The theater will host a professional development session titled All Children Can Play: Designing Instruction for Diverse Learners Saturday, August 27th, 2016 from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 PM.
Playwrights (including young playwrights 25 and under)! Check out these two new opportunities from Write Local Play Global and Ensemble Studio Theatre LA. New Award to honor ‘ASSITEJ INSPIRATIONAL PLAYWRIGHTS’ A new initiative of created by Write Local Play Global in partnership with the ASSITEJ Executive Committee. Highlighting the importance of playwriting in all its manifestations... Read More
ASSITEJ has released application information for the Next Generation Program in Cape Town! Since applicants submit directly through the link below, please contact us if you do apply (and if you are selected). Next Generation Programme at 2017 ASSITEJ World Congress The Next Generation Programme is an ASSITEJ initiative designed to support artistic and cultural... Read More