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2600 North Howard Street, Suite 1300
Baltimore, Maryland 21218
(410) 837-7577

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How to Become a YAMD Artist

 

Become a YAMD Artist

You should consider becoming a YA Teaching Artist!

Young Audiences/Arts for Learning is always looking for dedicated, talented professional teaching artists to partner with us as we work toward a Maryland where every student can imagine, create, and realize their full potential through the arts.

We are looking for:

  • exceptionally talented professional visual and performing artists
  • artists with experience teaching in K-12 settings
  • artists with arts integration experience
  • performing artists with experience performing for students

Specifically, we are seeking:

  • Classical music
  • Culturally specific art forms, including:
    • Latin American
    • Asian
    • African
    • Middle Eastern

 

6 Steps to Becoming a YA Artist

1

 

Watch this video! It should answer many of the questions you have about what it means to be a YA artist and how everything works.

2

 

Meet Young Audiences to learn more about our history and understand how we achieve our mission. We ask that all prospective artists attend one of these free, one hour events.

3

 

Attend a New Artist Info Session in EARLY 2018. During our Info Sessions, you’ll hear from current YA artists, learn more about our work in schools, and meet the YA staff.

4

 

Submit your application. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and are reviewed once a month.

 

5

 

We review your application. YA’s New Artist panel will review applications in the month following each application deadline.

 

6

 

Complete a live audition of your program! Select artists will be contacted to schedule an audition and classroom observation.

 

Questions? Contact Zori Patrick at zori@yamd.org or 410-837-7577 x122.