Careers

Join the Folly Family

The Folly Theater is constantly growing and changing for the better. As we develop, please be sure to check this page consistently as we’ll continue to post new open positions with the Folly Theater.

To apply for any of the positions you see below, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Executive Director, Gale Tallis at [email protected] as a Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat (PDF) document.

The Folly Theater is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Open Roles

Part-Time Volunteer Coordinator

This role reports to the Executive Director

Full Job Description (PDF)

The Folly Theater, located in a National Historic Register building on Kansas City’s Avenue of the Arts and the city’s oldest performing arts venue, seeks a Volunteer Coordinator to serve in the key role of recruiting, training, managing and supporting the Folly Theater’s volunteer program, which includes ushers, concession workers, and office assistance.


Don’t see anything that fits you, yet? Don’t forget that we are constantly growing. Be sure to check back regularly.

The Performing Arts Foundation dba The Folly Theater is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of the Folly Theater is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. The Folly hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

The Folly Theater believes that associates should be provided with a working environment which enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of their ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.