Jobs in the Arts


Katy Guillen and the Girls perform at M-AAA's headquarters in Kansas City, MO, August 2015

Interested in a career in the arts? We have compiled some opportunities.

Program Director—Jazz

M-AAA is partnering with fellow regional arts organization South Arts (and our four other regional arts org partners) for South Arts’ new, large-scale multi-year national jazz program. Now is your chance to make your mark on a brand new program as the Program Director, bolstering connections between jazz musicians and communities across the nation through touring and career development. This initiative will support professional development and technical assistance to early- and mid-career jazz artists, touring/residency support for jazz artists to work with existing and new/alternative-space jazz presenters (especially in rural areas), and the creation of online resources to assist both presenters and artists in expanding jazz touring across the US. Learn more and apply. This job does not require relocation to South Arts’ headquarters in Atlanta—remote applications are welcome.

Assistant Technical Director

The Lied Center of Kansas is seeking an Assistant Technical Director. The Assistant Technical Director works under the general supervision of the Technical Director and Associate Technical Director. With direction of supervisor, assists with theatre stage and production activities. Schedules technical crews and assists in supervision of professional stagehands, students and production staff for event set‐ups, load‐ins/outs. Works with artists to coordinate technical requirements. Operates and maintains lighting, projection, rigging, sound, video, webcasting and other shop equipment. The Assistant Technical Director works directly with the Technical Director and the Associate Technical Director. Assumes the supervisory duties of the Associate Technical Director and/or Technical Director in his/her absence.  Learn more and apply.

More Listings

Opera Omaha is seeking a Director of Operations

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra is seeking an Artistic Operations Coordinator.

San Antonio Symphony is seeking an Executive Director.

From Our Partners

Did you know that are partner state arts agencies in Missouri and Texas compile job opportunities in their states? View the Missouri and Texas openings, or share one if your organization is looking!