News, jobs, and opportunities

Jobs and lots of great opportunities in theatre and the creative industries await you below.  We've sorted them for you by deadline date with the earliest first. 

Now it's over to you ... good luck!

  • Our friends at Arcola Theatre are looking for BAME-led company with show/producer for a week-long performance slot in March 2019 . Free rehearsal space & marketing/tech support is on offer along with box office split. Part of Arcola Creative Disruption '19. 

    Please email Arcola directly

  • Juicy Jobs ... 

    Our friends at The Young Vic are looking for a Lead Producer (DEADLINE 19th November)

    Edinburgh Festival Fringe has two great roles available - Community Engagement Officer (DEADLINE 19th November) and Learning Officer (DEADLINE 19th November). Get details and apply.

    Gate Theatre are looking for a designer at an early stage of their career who would like to gain experience by assisting designer Rosie Elnile on The Ridiculous Darkness by Wolfram Lotz - find out more (DEADLINE 19th November) 

    The fine folks at Tiata Fahodzi are looking for a Friendship Producer (DEADLINE 19th November)

    Our friends at Sheffield Theatres seek an experienced professional Producer to join their senior management team to work in collaboration with the Chief Executive and Artistic Director. (DEADLINE 19th November) 

    The Royal Opera House are looking for a Programme Manager to work from their Essex offices (DEADLINE 22nd November)

    Brighton Fringe have three roles up for grabs - Press Officer, Event Producer an Head of Operations & Development - get the lowdown here. (DEADLINE 23rd November)

    The awesome Orange Tree Theatre are searching for an Executive Director - an amazing role with an inspirational organisation (DEADLINE 23rd November)

    Cheshire Dance are looking for a Marketing & Events Co-ordinator (DEADLINE 23rd November)

    The ICA are looking for an Events Sales Manager (DEADLINE 25th November)

    Theatre Royal Stratford East is looking to appoint an experienced General Manager to join the senior management team, head up HR, policy and procedure across the organisation and be responsible for the effective and efficient day to day management of the company’s activities. (DEADLINE 26th November)

    De La Warr Pavilion are looking for an Exhibition Production Manager (DEADLINE 26th November)

    The Barbican Centre and the Guildhall School of Music & Drama is seeking to appoint a Regional Partnerships Project Manager (Creative Learning) for a new programme of national learning and participation work, supported through a grant from the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation. (DEADLINE 26th November)

    Lyric theatre are looking for Head of Events & Visitor Services (DEADLINE 26th November). Everything you need to apply is here.

    Over at Battersea Arts Centre the search is on for a new Artistic Director & CEO (DEADLINE 26th November)

    Entelechy Arts are looking for a General Manager (DEADLINE 27th November)

    Sheffield's Forced Entertainment are recruiting a Participation Producer (DEADLINE 30th November)

    Also in Sheffield, our friends at Eclipse are looking for an Assistant Producer to join them at their Sheffield offices. (DEADLINE 30th November)

    Clean Break are looking for a Philanthropy Manager (DEADLINE 3rd December)

    Northumberland's The Maltings are looking for a Finance and Operations Manager (DEADLINE 3rd December). All the details are here.

    Streetwise Opera are searching for an Artistic Director (DEADLINE 3rd December)

    Polka Theatre are looking for a Heritage Manager for their Polka40 Programme. (DEADLINE 3rd December)

    Manchester's CONTACT Theatre are looking for a Head of Marketing, Communications and Sales (DEADLINE 5th December)

    Babylon ARTS is looking for two Market Place Creative Agents and a Marketing Officer to build their community engagement and project management capacity. All details here (DEADLINE 6th December)


  • Don't miss these opportunities

    Applications for the Clore Fellowship 2019/2020 are open - here


    Crawley Borough Council are commissioning an artist based in or near Crawley to present an interactive and creative way for the residents and visitors to respond to five questions designed to bring out their aspirations for the cultural life in the town. Get the full fat (DEADLINE 23rd November)

    As part plans for a bid to be named UK City of Culture in 2025, Luton is piloting a Year of Culture in 2019 and offers six commissions on the theme of PEOPLE, POWER, PASSION (budgets £10,000 - £45,000). Find out more (DEADLINE 25th November)

    The Onassis Cultural Foundation invites Artist in Residence applications from international artists with curious minds (DEADLINE 26th of November)

    Wandsworth Arts Fringe invite applications for grants of up to £2000 for the May 2019 Festival. Get in quick (DEADLINE 3rd December)

    Midlands based First Bite Festival are inviting submissions to their scratch festival and offering up to three commissions of £3000 each for outstanding work (DEADLINE 3rd December)

    Spitalfields Music are inviting applications to Open Call, an initiative to support music creators in laboratory-style commissions responding to the provocation Culture for a Changing City - get all the details and apply (DEADLINE 7th December)

    The Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award is open for applications. The winning artist or company receives a production grant of up to £32,000. In addition they will receive a mentor for the project and in-kind support from the Barbican including a marketing and press campaign for the performance and some technical and administrative support. Find out more (DEADLINE 10th December)

    The Jhalak Prize is awarded annually and seeks out the best books by British/British resident BAME writers, awarding one winner £1,000. Get the full fat (DEADLINE 15th December 2018)


    Amal - part of the Said Foundation - have grants of up to £50,000 for projects which increase understanding of Britain's Muslim communities with people of other faiths and develop a sense of belonging in UK among Muslim communities (Rolling deadline)

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