Employment Opportunities

Ongoing employment Opportunities

Communications Associate

Playwrights Horizons  seeks an innovative and ambitious Communications Associate to join a dynamic and active in-house marketing team.

Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Communications Associate will attract, activate, and engage a broad range of audience segments in service of the company’s mission. This core function will be accomplished through a variety of channels, including institutional publications, special events, and grassroots audience development efforts.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Skills and Key Characteristics:

A friendly disposition, superior communication skills, creativity, and tech savvy are essential.  Candidates should possess exceptional written and oral communication skills, be passionate about new plays, and exhibit a work style that is collegial, creative, and collaborative. A college or graduate-level degree and theater experience (1-3 years) are a plus. 

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Start Date:
Interviewing to start immediately.

To Apply:
Submit cover letter, resume, references, and a professional writing sample to  by Friday, May 29, 2015. No phone calls please.



Outbound Telesales Representative

Playwrights Horizons is seeking articulate, optimistic, high-energy performing arts enthusiasts to cultivate and retain audience members for our 2015/16 season.

No experience necessary — training will be provided — but team members should aim to succeed, motivated by competitive commissions and bonuses. An ideal representative will be theater savvy with knowledge of the New York arts community and ticketing software. Box office, sales, or phone experience is a plus.

The position is part-time, with a flexible combination of daytime and evening shifts, and will join our team in mid-May. To apply, please email a cover letter and current resume to No phone calls please.



Playwright Horizons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principle of diversity and is particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. 

If you are interested in administrative staff positions, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Suzen Bria, Director of Human Resources
Playwrights Horizons
416 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036

OR submit your materials via email to

Accepting applicants for positions in all Production Departments.  For production-related opportunities, please send a resume and cover letter to:

Jay Janicki, Production Manager
Playwrights Horizons
416 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036

OR submit your materials via email to

You may also submit your resume and cover letter via fax at
(212) 594–0296. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.