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Performing Arts and Arts Education

The Lawrence Arts Center is seeking candidates for the Associate Director of Performing Arts and Education

The Associate Director of Performing Arts and Education serves as the primary instructor and designer of theatre education curriculum and opportunities at the Lawrence Arts Center. The Associate Director is the primary administrator of theatre classes and leads the theatre faculty. Associate Director of Performing Arts and Education reports to the Director of Performing Arts and the Chief Program Officer to create a dynamic, innovative environment for theatre productions and education. This is a full time, salaried position with full benefits, 401K, life insurance, and Employee Assistance Program. Salary commensurate with experience.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a related field, master’s level is preferred. Teaching experience and skilled understanding of how to develop engaging, creative, standards-based curriculum is critical. An understanding of and excitement about STEAM education is a plus. Strong production experience is necessary and as well as proven organizational and communication skills. A strong sense of community, optimistic problem solving, and the ability to multi-task while creating a harmonious team environment are essential. The successful candidate will possess the professionalism, passion and dedication to the arts that characterizes the Lawrence Arts Center.

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Send cover letter, resume and references to:

Please use “Associate Director Search” as the subject line.

Arts Education

The Lawrence Arts Center welcomes artists and instructors in the areas of visual art, theater, and creative writing with MA, MFA experience and /or teacher certification. Send resume, cover letter, and class proposal to:

Margaret Weisbrod Morris
Chief Programs Officer
Lawrence Arts Center

School of Dance

Dance Instructors

The School of Dance welcomes experienced dance instructors in the areas contemporary/modern, jazz, tap, ballet, social or world dance. Send resume and cover letter to:

Hanan Misko
Dance School Director
Lawrence Arts Center


The Lawrence Arts Center seeks a part time Custodian for the weekend shift.

Hours vary.   Prior experience preferred.

Send resume by May 16, 2016 to 940 New Hampshire, Lawrence KS 66044 or