Theatre Royal Stratford East

Artistic Director

The Theatre Royal Stratford East is seeking an inspirational new Artistic Director whose ambition and vision will take one of the most beautiful theatres in London into a new phase of its history.

The successful candidate will lead the team at Stratford to achieve new levels of success and critical acclaim, nationally and internationally, as well as building on our unique local audience.

The successful candidate must demonstrate an innovative strategic capability and a willingness to take artistic risks to achieve critical acclaim.

Theatre Royal enjoys a unique historical reputation for attracting a young and diverse audience and for staging new writing that responds to contemporary challenges.

We want to build on that success while attracting more people from across London and beyond because of the exceptional quality and relevance of what we put on the stage.

We have exciting plans to create new venues and new partnerships so that we can offer a richer and more varied programme.

The successful candidate will lead the team at Stratford to achieve new levels of success and critical acclaim, nationally and internationally, as well as building on our unique local audience.

To Apply:

To receive an application pack, including a full job description please contact Deborah Sawyerr by email at dsawyerr@stratfordeast.com

Applications should be sent to Dame Margaret Hodge, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA or emailed to hodgem@parliament.uk

Closing date: Applications invited by: Noon on Thursday, 4 May 2017

Interview Dates:
First round of interviews: Thursday, 18 May 2017
Second round of interviews: Thursday, 25 May 2017

TRSE is committed to a policy of equal opportunities embracing diversity in all areas of activity and positively welcomes applications from disabled people and people of all ethnicities.