Job Opportunities

Associate Academy Director/Director of Next Steps

The Associate Academy Director/Director of Next Steps’ primary objective is to create a safe, welcoming, inspiring, andsupportive environment for teachers, students, and families across Academy programming. This person is expected topursue professional development opportunities, grow in teaching abilities and strengthen the student experiencethrough developmentally appropriate curriculum. Academy team members must be team players, lead by example,exhibit a strong work ethic and be committed to the Academy philosophy of teaching life skills through stage skills. Learn more and apply.


Summer Academy & Education positions

Teaching Artists, Apprentices, Directors and Office Staff are encouraged to apply for positions June-August 2018 in Academy and Education. 

The First Stage Theater Academy is one of the nation’s leading theater training programs for young people with a mission to foster life skills through stage skills while creating an inspiring, welcoming environment that encourages each student to take his or her next steps as an artist and a person. Through theater activities we aim to support students in their social, emotional and creative growth.

First Stage’s Theater in Education programs aim to incite young people’s desire for learning and help classroom teachers explore curriculum using interactive, imaginative and integrated methods. Through theater productions, classroom workshops and residencies, First Stage encourages students to experience their world differently and find new connections to their school curriculum. 

To Apply: Please send resume, cover letter and completed interest form to Katie Cummings at No phone calls, please.