Resident Teaching Artist

Lexington Children's Theatre / Lexington, KY


Reporting to the Associate Artistic Director in Charge of Education, a Resident Teaching Artist (RTA) develops and facilitates quality education programs and experiences for young people at LCT and in our community. An RTA teaches in LCT’s offsite and outreach classes, Theatre School, and Company programs and writes lesson plans, arts integration residencies, and resource materials for teachers, in cooperation with education department staff. Additionally, an RTA executes administrative duties such as correspondence with patrons, class registrations and enrollment management and script preparation. RTA’s assist with LCT’s Theatre for the Very Young piece and Learning Stage Series productions.


BA or BFA plus 1–3 years of experience teaching theatre to youth ages 4–18


August 2019 through May 2020 (renewable)

To Apply

Submit the following to

Cover letter clearly indicating position desired, detailed resume, contact information for three current professional references, a unit lesson plan, and a defined teaching philosophy.

For more information, visit the LCT Website.