Education Opportunities

Collegiate and Post Graduate Opportunities  

Company Positions are available in specialty areas of Direction, Musical Direction, Technical  and Management for theatre as well as for a variety of acting roles in each season’s  summer productions.   For Information about these opportunities see website tabs,  email  Artistic Director, Patrick Newell /  or call 308-635-6794 and leave a message.  


Panhandle Library Tour / High School Opportunity

Theatre West writes and presents an original musical performed by  10-12 high school youth for 17 Nebraska Panhandle Libraries and several additional community venues.   The 2019 musical is titled “TO THE MOON WITH LOVE”  in honor of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing written by Lauren Newell and Tami Lippstreu.  Preparation and productions for this tour take place during the month of June.  


Theatre Opportunity For Youth (TOFY) CAMP 

Theatre Opportunity For Youth / 2019 / TOFY Camp / a 2-week theatre camp for children ages 8 – 15 who audition for, rehearse, and perform a  60-minute children’s musical production.   Auditions and registration were held   on April 27.  The 2019 musical production will be Disney’s “LION KING JR”.

 Pictured below is Hanna Shaddick as Annie and a 30-member orphan chorus in the 2018 production “ANNIE KIDS”.    68 youth participated in the camp and each played a role in the musical production.   

High School Shadow Program / 2019 Summer Season

Theatre West invites high school students ages 15 – 18  to take part in an Intern Shadow program.  / Areas within the program includes Production Assistance, Office Assistance, House Management Assistance and Training

For information about these opportunities,  call 308-635-6794.

Intern Tasks