Job Openings

Lead by Artistic Director Peter C Brosius and Managing Director Tim Jennings, Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) is the world’s leading theatre for young people and their families and is one of the 20 largest producing theatres in the United States. A winner of the regional Tony Award, CTC creates extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

Tessitura Database Manager
Part-Time Graphic Designer
Senior Marketing and PR Manager
Individual Giving Associate



Position Title: Tessitura Database Manager

This position is one of a few key “power users” and is relied upon for expertise and serves as a liaison to the broader organization. The position reports to the Director of Development with a dotted line to marketing, and key collaborations with IT.

The position is a key resource of patron information for the theatre. Specifically, this position will:
  • Provide central management of the Tessitura database
  • Implement and maintain processes to ensure data integrity
  • Develop and manage database business rules
  • Write and customize complex Tessitura / SQL reports and statistical output
  • Provides training to all staff using the Tessitura database
  • Serves as the key source of patron information for the theatre.

The ideal candidate for this position is:
  • 5+ years Tessitura or other SQL-based database experience in a non-profit organization.
  • Advanced working knowledge of Tessitura strongly preferred.
  • Experience formatting tables, creating lists and extractions, managing database rules and reference tables, and system/data analysis
  • Experience entering donor data and creating queries and reports
  • Strong attention to detail and strong organizational, analytical and planning skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage priorities, while also serving the broader organization’s reporting needs
  • Experience working in, or supporting, arts educational programming
Interested candidates are invited submit a resume a salary requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

CTC Part-Time Graphic Designer
Children’s Theatre Company is currently seeking a hardworking, enthusiastic part-time graphic designer with a strong interest in marketing and branding who can work 15 - 20 hours per week.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Working with a small team of marketing and theater professionals
  • General design conception and execution (with direction and guidance from supervisor)
  • Delivering a variety of creative assets, both print and digital, in a fast-paced, creative environment to accomplish integrated marketing campaigns
  • Production design skills- creating both original branding and accurately utilizing existing schemes to deliver a variety of web, email, and print marketing assets on deadline
  • Assist designers in day-to-day projects
  • Listen and learn, maintaining an open communication style
Skills and Experience:
  • Understanding of typography, layout, form and color
  • Proficiency in all applicable software (Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Possessing creative versatility and attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform both independently and in a group with comfort
  • Working knowledge of print process preferred, but not required
  • Knowledge of HTML an asset, but not required
The Application Process:
If you are interested, please send your cover letter, resume, and portfolio to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (Subject line should read “Part-Time Graphic Designer”). No phone calls please.



Senior Marketing and PR Manager

Children’s Theatre Company has a great opportunity for a professional with a passion for theater arts education, exceptional project management and a desire to bring his/her marketing voice to our team. Led by Artistic Director Peter C Brosius and Managing Director Tim Jennings, Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) is the world’s leading theatre for young people and their families and is one of the 20 largest producing theatres in the United States. A winner of the regional Tony Award, CTC creates extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

Working closely with the Director of Communications and Marketing, the Marketing and PR Manager develops and implements strategic marketing and publicity plans to achieve CTC goals. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Collaborates with production and artistic teams to plan season calendar, subscription offerings and alignment of Marketing and PR programs with overall communication strategy.
  • Project Management of all advertising and promotions as well as the annual subscription campaign
  • Coordinate execution of marketing strategies for each production, including media planning, creative, budgeting and management of support teams
  • Manage all advertising and promotion including print, social and electronic channels; oversee SEO and marketing analytics efforts
  • Work closely with Design, Web and Digital staff, Audience Services and Sales team
The ideal candidate for this position has a:
  • Strong Public Relations and Marketing background, typical of someone with 8 + years professional experience. Candidates with experience in the arts, entertainment, museum, sports marketing or retail marketing are ideal. Knowledge of the local family market strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated track record of collaboration and relationship building internally and externally
  • Current knowledge of web, social media, email tools and other technologies
  • Exceptional project and people management skills
  • Knowledge of Tessitura, or other data-driven systems helpful.
  • Ability to excel in both collaborative and self-directed projects

Interested candidates are invited submit a resume and salary requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .



Individual Giving Associate
Children’s Theatre Company has a great opportunity for a professional with a passion for theater arts and the ability to cultivate relationships with 2,500 + individual donors who share your passion. Led by Artistic Director Peter C Brosius and Managing Director Tim Jennings, Children’s Theatre Company (CTC) is the world’s leading theatre for young people and their families and is one of the 20 largest producing theatres in the United States. A winner of the regional Tony Award, CTC creates extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge and inspire young people. It has set standards of excellence in the quality of its productions, commitment to new work, and innovative education and community partnerships.

This position leads Social Media and Electronic Solicitation efforts for the department, including:
  • Creation of social media content, social funding campaigns and electronic solicitations.
  • Managing e-marketing efforts for Curtain Call Ball and after-party (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, Vimeo, and CTC website)
  • Coordinating E-blasts
This position will support:
  • Creation of strategies for cost-effective annual fundraising campaigns that generate more than $375,000+
  • Acknowledgement and cultivation of relationships with 2,500 + donors
  • Development of appeals and communication activities (draft copy and image selection for newsletters, acknowledgements, solicitations, etc.)
  • Support the acknowledgement/cultivation process for more than 2,500 donors.
  • Special fundraising and cultivation activities throughout the year, including opening night receptions, donor luncheons, rehearsal events, tours, and the Curtain Call Ball/Backstage Bash.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date donor records in Tessitura.
The ideal person for this position has a creative mindset coupled with the ability to prioritize and manage the details. In addition he/she will possess a:
  • Relevant degree and 2+ years successful development experience
  • Extensive knowledge of social media
  • Intermediate MS Office and donor database proficiency (Tessitura preferred)
  • Exceptional oral, written and customer service skills
As a national leader in the field of theater for young audiences, Children’s Theatre Company is dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs, and in all of our hiring for staff, artists, and recruiting of board members. CTC is committed to a future when our theatre is a home for all people, all families, reflective of our community.

Interested candidates are invited submit a resume, cover letter and two writing samples as well as salary requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


As a national leader in the field of theater for young audiences, Children’s Theatre Company is dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in our audiences, our programs, and in all of our hiring for staff, artists, and recruiting of board members. CTC is committed to a future when our theatre is a home for all people, all families, reflective of our community.

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