Assistant Director, Programming


Lincoln Center Education


Director, Programming & Production


Lincoln Center Education (LCE) enriches the lives of students, educators and lifelong learners by providing opportunities for engagement with the arts on the stage, in the classroom, online, and in the community.


Reporting to the Director, Programming & Production, the Assistant Director of Programming will actively support the curation of all LCE schools and LC Kids family programming, and oversee the curation of the LC Kids at the Atrium programming. Some travel, nights and weekends as required.


▪    Actively research and scout the best in school and family programming in New York City, nationally and internationally to support to curation of a diverse performance season (for school-aged audiences Pre-K to 12 and family audiences 0-12 years)
▪    Co-create and manage the LCE and LC Kids season programming calendar;
▪    Simultaneously coordinate current season’s day-to-day management and planning for upcoming season one year out;
▪    Liaise with Lincoln Center Marketing and Public Relations departments for all LCE and LC Kids programming;
▪    Oversee a team of three (1 full-time, 2 part-time);
▪    Travel and see work live as needed;
▪    Participate in the curation and producing of special projects and events as needed;
▪    Other responsibilities as assigned.


▪    Five or more years in a programming capacity;
▪    Solid knowledge of and contacts within both the national and international landscape of music, theater, and dance for young people;
▪    Solid working knowledge of the field of arts education;
▪    Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a related field (arts programming, arts administration, liberal arts) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
▪    Professional demeanor with companies of all kinds;
▪    Strong interpersonal skills in email correspondence, phone communication and in-person situations, with colleagues and external partners;
▪    Excellent writing skills; solid command of grammar and style;
▪    Ability to work weekends and evenings;
▪    Ability to travel;
▪    Strong team leader;
▪    A good sense of humor.


Please submit a resume and cover letter (with salary requirements and outlining your interest in Lincoln Center) to the [email protected] inbox. Submissions without cover letters will not be reviewed.
Please list: Assistant Director, Programming in the subject line.
Internal Candidates should contact a member of the Human Resources Department directly.
Lincoln Center is an equal opportunity employer.
Or mail to: Lincoln Center Human Resources, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023. Lincoln Center is an equal opportunity employer.