The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is now accepting applications for freelance Teaching Artists and Class Assistants hired on a class by class basis for our Summer 2018 Academy of Theatre Arts classes and Guest Artists for our Acting and Musical Theatre Day Camps.

Teaching Artists must have practical theatre experience, teaching experience, and hold (or be in the process of obtaining) a bachelor s degree in theatre, education, theatre education, or a related field. All candidates must be excellent communicators and able to both collaborate and work independently. A positive attitude, good work ethic, organizational skills, and attention to detail are essential to this position. Candidates must pass a background check and have excellent references.

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience and indicate interest in specific classes or camps (listed on the Civic website under EDUCATION), a current resume, and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

To apply, please send a cover letter highlighting previous experience, current resume, and a completed Civic Employment Application to:

Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
Attn: Nicki Poer, Director of Education & Outreach
329 S Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone: 269-343-2280

Front of House Manager/Social Media Coordinator

We are seeking an energetic, customer service oriented individual for the position of Front of House Manager/Social Media Coordinator. The Front of House Manager is responsible for the smooth operation of the house and public areas during and after performances in the three Civic venues. The Front of House Manager will also work with the Civic Marketing team to coordinate the publishing of the Civic experience through the use of social media.

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To apply, please download Civic Employment Application and fill out each section as directed and return via mail, email or in-person to:

Front of House Manager
ATTN: Stephen Carver, Executive Director
Kalamazoo Civic Theatre
329 South Park Street
Kalamazoo MI 49007

Or by email to : Please use 'Front of House Manager Application' in the subject line of all emails. The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is an equal opportunity employer. Position is open until filled.


The Civic employs seven Interns in five disciplines: Costume Design, Lighting/Sound/SFX Design, Scenic Design, Stage Management and Technical Direction.

The goal of our Internship Program is to provide a motivating, highly professional atmosphere in which the Intern is challenged with the practical application of prior skills and training, while striving to acquire new skills and experiences. Interns achieve this in the three ways:

Interns work in three spaces: our beautifully renovated, 500-seat proscenium house and our nicely equipped multi-million dollar arena theatre and our 100 seat studio theatre.

Click on one of the disciplines below for more information and how to apply:

Costume Design

Lighting and Sound Design

Scenic Design

Technical Direction