Performing Arts

Assistant Front of House Manager

Job Listing
Posted August 23, 2019

Brian Sanders’ Junk seeks an Assistant Front of House Manager for a new fall production in Philadelphia entitled 2nd Sanctuary. Responsibilities include assisting the FOH manager in audience relationships and communication, ticketing/box office matters (experience in ticketing, CRM or database systems a plus), site maintenance and cleanliness, and general operations of show components.

Marketing & Communications Interns

Job Listing
Posted August 22, 2019

Experience an internship that is designed to provide you with training that will set you up for success.   This internship/mentorship provides access to vital networking opportunities and the work you will learn and execute will not only strengthen you as a future job candidate but support First Person Arts as well.

Previous interns have contracted with First Person Arts post-internship.

Teaching Artist Positions

Job Listing
Posted August 21, 2019


Teaching Artists (See below for specific instruments)

make your mark on philadelphia’s youth! 

Join our team of committed and socially-minded music educators!

Play On Philly (POP) is a non-profit that enriches K-12 students’ lives by providing daily, after-school music instruction in communities that have limited access to music education. With close to 300 students enrolled in POP programming through-out the city, we are looking for enthusiastic, rigorous and growth-minded individuals to round out the teaching artist roster.

Creative Music School seeks Administrative and Event Help

Job Listing
Posted August 21, 2019

We are looking for an organized, multi-tasking individual to help "backstage" in the offices of our creative, dynamic school - someone who could help with admin, billing and scheduling, as well as assist with planning music recitals and events. 

The ideal person would be detail-oriented, have several years of in-office admin experience, and a passion for music and/or education. The hours and mission of this job are a great match for a parent returning to the workforce or someone looking for a part-time position in a place that makes a positive difference.

Site Marketers

Job Listing
Posted August 20, 2019

Brian Sanders’ 2nd Sanctuary, a fall extravaganza opening October 3rd, needs Site Marketers to staff our iconic immersive/Virtual Reality phone booth installations around Philadelphia from Labor Day through November 3rd. Site Marketers will assist the public with the Virtual Reality experience, and gather contact information and signed waivers from each participant. They will bring the necessary equipment to each site for the opening hours, and remove the equipment when each installation closes for the day. 

Teaching Artist

Job Listing
Posted August 19, 2019

Act II Playhouse is seeking teaching artists for our Monday afternoon
and Saturday morning theater classes for kids at our playhouse in

Ideal applicants will have a degree in theatre, a passion for
education and youth, and their mandated PA and FBI clearances.

Production Coordinator

Job Listing
Posted August 16, 2019

The Bearded Ladies Cabaret is looking for a production coordinator to join our staff and provide continual oversight of production needs over a theatrical season. 15-20 hours a week. Philadelphia local preferred. GNC, POC, Queer, Trans* to the front of the line.


We are a Philadelphia-based experimental cabaret company that is quickly gaining momentum. Our work is a hybrid between cabaret and devised theater; we often use popular culture, nostalgia, pleasure and spectacle to tackle complex, meaningful questions about contemporary identity.

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Young Artists Workshop Faculty (From Script to Screen: Filmmaking for Grades 9 – 12)

Job Listing
Posted August 14, 2019

Moore College of Art & Design’s Continuing Education department seeks adjunct faculty to teach From Script to Screen: Filmmaking for youth learners grades 9 – 12. This class will run on Saturdays from September 28th through December 7th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

Freelance Grant Writer

Job Listing
Posted August 13, 2019

Job Description

Philadelphia Contemporary  is seeking a part-time freelance grant writer to join our dynamic and creative team.  The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to write coherent, organized and compelling proposals.  The grant writer is expected to work both independently and collaboratively with the development and artist curatorial team to ensure the grant narrative and supporting information are accurate, concise and impactful.

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Executive Assistant

Job Listing
Posted August 12, 2019

Reporting to the Executive and Artistic Director, the Executive Assistant oversees all administrative work in the Director’s office, while also managing and tracking artist offers, deal memos and contracts.  Working closely with the EAD and the Assistant Director for Education and Engagement, the Executive Assistant handles all contracting for guest artists, the Executive and Artistic Director’s travel coordination, expense reporting, calendaring, meeting coordination and executive support.  The Executive Assistant shares information broadly across the Center, providing a crucial link in th