Performing Arts Program Coordinator

City of Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA
A Performing Arts Program Coordinator plans, schedules, coordinates and directs the work of support staff engaged in conducting performing arts programs, technical production activities, and/or box office and patron service operations; promotes public interest in the performing arts through Citywide programs involving citizen and professional participation in musical groups, drama, dance, and musical stage presentations; evaluates and prepares reports on policies and programs affecting the department and the local performing arts community; analyzes and prepares business and financial reports relative to theater operations; prepares and manages budgets for specific activities; applies sound supervisory principles and techniques in building and maintaining an effective workforce; and fulfills equal employment opportunity responsibilities. 
$52,742 to $77,130 and $62,264 to $91,036  


  1. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university; and
  2. Two years of full-time paid experience in performing or instructing music, dance or drama; or planning, coordinating directing and scheduling a music or theater arts program; or managing business and development of theater operations and productions.
Applicants who lack the required education may substitute one year of full-time paid experience for each year of education lacking.
  1. Please note that qualifying education must be from a college or university accredited by a City of Los Angeles recognized agency. A list of approved accrediting agencies can be found at (Download PDF reader).
  2. Candidates completing the exam process will be contacted by the Personnel Department to provide required proof of qualifying degree and/or coursework.


Applications will only be accepted on-line. When you are viewing the on-line job bulletin of your choice, simply scroll to the top of the page and select the "Apply" icon.  

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