Derby Theatre

Creative Producer: In Good Company

In Good Company seeks a dynamic and knowledgeable Creative Producer to develop and build on our artist development programme as it grows in scale and ambition. IGC is led by Derby Theatre and involves a consortium of ten partner venues.  

In Good Company is the flagship professional creative and business development programme for theatre makers and companies in the East Midlands, providing mentorship, business support, resources and high-profile performance opportunities. In Good Company has transformed how artists and venues communicate and co-create exciting new performance platforms, commissions and touring networks. The programme has been running for four years, and has just had a further three years of funding confirmed by Arts Council England, in addition to ERDF funding through the D2N2 Big House project.

you will be an excellent team player and also able to take a creative lead

You will need an understanding of how to support theatre makers, have strong industry connections and good programming skills.  We are looking for someone who is an excellent team player and also able to take a creative lead.  You will work closely with Derby Theatre’s Artistic Director and Chief Executive, the wider leadership team, and our growing range of partners – now totalling ten venues.

Duties include liaising with artists and partners, 1 to 1 artist mentorship and advice, scheduling a range of masterclasses and regular events, programming the Departure Lounge festival, developing touring networks and leading various creative opportunities.

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Closing Date: 2nd September 2018

This post is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.