Iris TheatreArea: London
Deadline: Thursday 30 November 2017

Iris Theatre was created in 2007 to produce work at the world-famous St. Paul’s Church in Covent Garden. Growing year on year, Iris gained full charity status in October 2009 with a mission to support the development of the next generation of professional theatre practitioners and to produce a fresh and vibrant repertoire of varied work resulting in affordable and accessible theatre. Its collaborative approach explores performance of all styles (from classical theatre to circus-style acrobatics) working as a cohesive whole.

Iris Theatre is offering a brand new Development and Production placement to work in all areas of production alongside the General Manager for a 6 week – 3 month placement.

The applicant will work in areas of: fundraising and development – learning about identifying fundraising avenues, developing fundraising plans and grant writing; Production – working on pre-production for our summer 2018 season, Fidel! musical workshop and our Christmas show Xmas Factor; and Marketing alongside our Marketing Manager.

It is looking for someone interested in developing a career in arts administration. The role will be approximately 2-3 days per week for either 6 or 12 weeks.

Iris is looking for someone who has:

  • Excellent written English skills
  • Organisational Skills
  • A passion for theatre and the Arts
  • Pro-active attitude
  • Understanding on online marketing tools such as mailing lists, social media management and Wordpress

To apply please email a CV and cover letter to [email protected]