The Kennedy Center Careers

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The Kennedy Center Careers
Careers - Office Life 
 Honest To Greatness
Office Life
Honest To Greatness
The Kennedy Center keeps its employees focused and moving forward with open, honest communication and strength-based mentoring. The organization takes pride in making its people’s success a top priority. Besides encouraging employees to take complete control of their careers, the Kennedy Center offers departmental flexibility to switch roles—and internal networking and support to find the right fit.
Careers - What The Kennedy Center Does
 The Kennedy Center 101
What The Kennedy Center Does
The Kennedy Center 101
As a national performing arts center and living memorial to President John F. Kennedy, the Kennedy Center is a leader for the arts across America and around the world—welcoming all to create, experience, learn about, and engage with the arts. Home to the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, and The Suzanne Farrell Ballet, the Kennedy Center hosts thousands of spectacular musicals, ballets, Tony Award®-winning theater productions, and cultural and educational programs for millions each year—empowering diverse artists and communities to take center stage.
 
 
“What’s really blown my mind and really made it an outstanding place to work is the focus on mission-based work. We’re doing work that really matters and means something to the community at large.”
-Jeanette
Director, DC School & Community Initiatives
 
“What’s really blown my mind and really made it an outstanding place to work is the focus on mission-based work. We’re doing work that really matters and means something to the community at large.”
 
 
“There’s a diversity of artistic talent. It’s not just the symphony and opera anymore.”
-Bob
Director, IT
 
“There’s a diversity of artistic talent. It’s not just the symphony and opera anymore.”