Kinetic Arts Center creates innovative and dynamic circus culture through exceptional classes, training and performance. We offer professional and recreational classes with an emphasis on performance for youth and adult students.
We are always looking for professionals eager to join the the ranks of our locally, nationally & internationally acclaimed staff!
Please see our list of open positions below.
Circus Arts Educator – Circus Spire/Circus Gilly 2020-21 (Part-Time)
Kinetic Arts Center is looking for a Circus Arts Educator to join our Circus Spire/Circus Gilly instructional team! Pods of up to eight students meet two or three times per week for general circus and specialty training.
Circus Spire (13 – 18 years old) is a pre-professional, multi-disciplinary circus youth troupe committed to excellence in circus arts training and performance. Performance opportunities include a multi-week, full-length production, individual act development, local off-site festivals and events, on-site special events (i.e., birthday parties), showcases/cabarets.
Circus Gilly (9 – 13 years old) is a performance program for the circus student who is ready for the challenge of more rigorous training. The primary aim of the program is to elevate circus skills to circus art by incorporating character and mood into performances.
We seek educators with experience in professional performance who are able to teach multi-disciplinary circus skills in the categories listed below. Candidates with an understanding of multiple areas of theatrical production are highly encouraged to apply!
- Hand Balancing
- Partner Acrobatics (when safe to do so)
- Physical Theatre
Please submit your CV and letter of interest to Abigail Baird, Youth Curriculum Manager, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are looking for qualified candidates who are already eligible to work legally in the United States. If you know someone who would be a good fit for this position, please share this opportunity with them!
Kinetic Arts Center cares about your physical and mental health. We have created a comprehensive risk mitigation plan and have adjusted our practices and policies to do everything possible to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Cleaning protocols, physical distancing, and the wearing of masks while in the facility are strictly observed and all operations are in accordance with local and state directives. If you have any specific questions about our in-facility practices, please contact us.