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From our Friends at New Plays for Young Audiences at NYU: Submissions New Plays for Young Audiences seeks new unpublished and unproduced full-length play scripts for young audiences (ages 4-21) for our 20th season, June 2017.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
Participate as a key member of the leadership team in support of the mission and strategic plans of Metro Theater Company. With the Managing Director, plan and implement fund-raising strategies to identify and increase sources of contributed income. Sources include individuals, public funding agencies, corporations, and foundations. Development activities include major gifts program, annual fund... Read More
This in from our friends Gabi dan Droste (Berlin) and ASSITEJ International President Yvette Hardie. We’d love to track who amongst our members is interested in this new Dance Network. Please copy us if you send in the below form. ** You are invited! INVITATION to the launch of the The Young Dance Network –... Read More
SAND International Festival has a special offer on delegate packages for approximately 30 Euros before September 1. As part of the Next Generation Placement Programme administrated by ASSITEJ International, SAND Festival invites a limited number of international young artists to take part in an active workshop with internationally acclaimed scenographer Lawrence Malstaf, Liv Hanne Haugen from Haugen Produksjoner and electronica musician... Read More
The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati (TCT) is the nation’s oldest professional theatre for young audiences. The Costume Shop Manager / Resident Designer and Builder will assist the organization in fulfilling its mission of educating, entertaining and engaging audiences of all ages through professional theatrical productions and arts education programming.