The mission of Bellingham Arts Academy for Youth is to enrich the lives of children through the exploration of the arts. Through our educational programs we help children develop confidence, character, creativity, and community.

The Artistic Director (AD) is responsible for overseeing the development and delivery of BAAY’s artistic and educational programs. They are responsible for ensuring that BAAY fulfills its mission, articulating a vision of mission-focused growth, and creating a culture of mutual respect, collaboration, shared strategic planning and empowerment of all staff. Additionally, the AD will direct five productions each year. This will include The Addams Family musical and The Firebird play this fall 2023.

Application deadline: August 18
Interviews: August 21-23
Start date: September 12

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To apply, email resume and cover letter to