Audience Development Associate

The award-winning Flea Theater seeks a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to fill the role of Audience Development Associate and join our small entrepreneurial off-off Broadway organization.

The Audience Development Associate is responsible for curating the experience our audience members have at The Flea, and is the bridge between the Marketing and Development departments. The ADA should be able to think creatively and strategically about long term goals for greater audience attendance, deeper engagement and individual donor support. Additional responsibilities include the management of The Flea’s membership programs, creating content for social media platforms, group sales, and ticketing support for OvationTix.

The ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial mind and spirit, good communication and writing skills, the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment, and possess a love of theater. They must also be able to work and make decisions independently, have the ability to prioritize tasks and work excellently alongside the existing small and tight-knit staff of The Flea. Knowledge of graphic design programs a plus.

The Flea is in the midst of a strategic plan for growth and this position is an essential part of our future. This position will work in tandem with The Flea’s Marketing & Development Associates, as well as with the General Manager and the Producing Director in positioning and branding The Flea in New York City and beyond.

The Flea is one of the industry’s leading off-off-Broadway theaters. Productions include eight World Premieres by A.R. Gurney as well as World Premiere productions by Elizabeth Swados, Adam Rapp, Will Eno, Itamar Moses, Thomas Bradshaw, Sheila Callaghan, Erin Courtney, Sean Graney and others.

Salary is commensurate with experience and includes health benefits, which are paid 100% by The Flea. The Flea is an equal opportunity employer.

Start Date: September, 2016

Please email cover letter, resume and two references to


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