Youth Performing Arts School
Louisville, KY

Expires: 10/01/19

Job Dates

Begins August 2019


$42000-46000 dependent on education/experience annually

The Youth Performing Arts School (the performing arts magnet of duPont Manual High School) is searching for a dedicated, experienced, and energetic person to fill a Scenic teaching position. The Scenic Designer will design 4 main series productions as well as serve as the Props Designer and technical director. Courses to be taught include: Stagecraft, Props and Paint, Drafting, and various independent studies. The position will be starting in the 2019-2020 school year, application period is open until filled. For detailed program information the Design and Production website can be found at www.ypastech.com

Minimum qualifications:
1. BFA in Theatre, Scenic Design, or Technical Direction (MFA preferred)
2. KY Certification appropriate to the grade level (or qualify for a non traditional pathway to certification)
2. Proficiency in stagecraft, stage properties, technical direction or equivalent professional experience.
3 Three (3) years successful instruction in technical theatre or equivalent professional experience.

Interested candidates should email a letter of interest, resume, 2-3 digital examples of design or construction work, and 3-5 references to the contact email listed(please include Scenic Designer Interest in the subject line). Questions regarding the position can also be emailed to the address.


Amy Berry

Costume Designer



(502) 485-8355

Fax: (502) 485-8808

Business Address

1517 South 2nd Street

Louisville, KY 40208

Posted: 07/09/2019 10:12:00 EST

Last Updated: 07/09/2019 09:11 EST

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