See below for employment opportunities at YADA!

YADA is committed to a workplace where everyone is free from bias, prejudice, discrimination and harassment. Our organization strives to ensure a welcoming work environment where everyone belongs and is valued, encouraged & respected for their unique contributions. We are focused on building a culture that acknowledges and values Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all to apply.


YADA seeks dedicated In-Person Teaching Artist Directors to lead our Children's Musical Theatre classes, guiding young performers ages 3-17 during one/two-week summer camps and weekly after-school sessions in all three of our locations. Join us in creating magical experiences, from full-scale productions like Legally Blonde and Willy Wonka to lively musical revues such as Barbie, Swifties, and Disco! Directors will co-direct with a focus on nurturing creativity and confidence, using positive reinforcement to support each child's social and emotional growth. If you're passionate about empowering young artists and inspiring the next generation of leaders through art, click here because we really want to meet you.


Seeking experienced coaches for private sessions in Voice, Dance, Acting, Audition Technique, and Instruments. Help students prepare for auditions, boost performance confidence, or master a specific skill. Flexible scheduling for 30, 45, or 60-minute sessions. Join us to inspire young talent! Click here to apply!


YADA is seeking a passionate and experienced Improv Teaching Artist to lead 2-hour improv classes that meet once a week as well as one-week summer camps for children ages 6-17 at all three of our locations. As an Improv Teaching Artist, you will have the unique opportunity to inspire and guide young performers in the exciting world of short-form improvisational theatre based on Viola Spolin’s theater games and use of the educational and social benefits of play. From teaching fundamental improv techniques to facilitating fun and engaging games and exercises, you will play a pivotal role in helping children unleash their creativity, build confidence, and develop valuable life skills. Click here to apply!


Join our vibrant team as an Improv Performer for the Rockin' Awesome Improv Show! We're seeking individuals with extensive training and performance backgrounds in Short Form Improv, capable of delivering dynamic, quick-witted performances. Your role entails memorizing game intros and executing them flawlessly with structured, word-perfect delivery, ensuring an engaging experience for our audience. While not mandatory, experience working with children is highly valued, as we aim to entertain audiences of all ages. A positive, uplifting demeanor is essential, reflecting our commitment to spreading joy and laughter. As part of our commitment to family-friendly entertainment, the ability to perform within a G-rated framework is required. If you're passionate about bringing spontaneous laughter to audiences and thrive in an energetic, collaborative environment, we'd love to welcome you to our team! Please include your headshot and resume. If this sounds like a blast, then please click here for how to apply. 

Administrative Assistant:

Administrative Assistants play a vital role in supporting the smooth operation of our programs and services at YADA. Assist with administrative tasks such as scheduling, record-keeping, correspondence, enrolling kids, managing tuition payments, and handling a multi-line phone system. Ensure efficient communication and organization, collaborating with team members to create a positive and inclusive environment for young participants. If you're detail-oriented, organized, comfortable with multi-line phone systems, and passionate about making a difference in the lives of children, you’re in the right place. If this sounds awesome, then please click here because we'd love to meet you.


The Youth Academy Of Dramatic Arts (YADA) is looking to hire crew members for our upcoming dress rehearsals and shows. We are looking for SM/Set Crew, Sound Crew, Costume Crew and Lighting Crew, as well as people who are comfortable running multiple positions. We are a musical theatre school in West Hollywood that produces fully staged musicals with our students. If this sounds like a blast, then please click here for how to apply. 

We want to express our gratitude for the scholarship for our daughter.  She so enjoyed coming to YADA and fell in love with her role. She showed so much enthusiasm at our place.  Last night’s performance was incredible and so much fun.  It wouldn’t have been possible with your support.  She is extremely eager to continue with MATILDA and she enjoyed making new friends. Thank you for making this all possible.

Rainer is thriving at YADA and we are so happy to have found such a nurturing, amazing place for
him to learn.

You guys are epic… So amazed by the work and love that goes into each and every production. You help your students grow and shine. You deserve all the applause. We are blessed to be part of the YADA family.

Becoming part of the YADA family has been an amazing experience for David!

Mutual love fest here!!!!

Thank you so much. I have already enrolled Janey for the next season. She tells me that she wants to go to YADA forever!

Skylar absolutely loves YADA and would not think of missing it. I enrolled her the very first day of registration so we should be all set!

Our daughter is thriving and extremely happy in your program!

Thank you again to you, all the teachers and Yada for this opportunity for Lourdes, her heart is so set on this.