NYT REP Director Role
We are looking for an outstanding and dynamic professional theatre director who is passionate about talent development to direct one of our 2020/2021 NYT REP Company productions. We’re looking for a director who shares our values of inclusion, equality and collaboration to work with us to create a high quality theatre production whilst nurturing the talent of a group of talented diverse young actors from all over the UK and an early-career director who will work as your assistant director.
The NYT REP Company is a leading free alternative route into the theatre industry founded in 2012. Over eight months of intensive industry-based talent development, the NYT REP offers 16 actors and an early-career director unique professional, creative and personal development opportunities. This includes the chance to learn in front of an audience and gain industry exposure in three large-scale high-profile productions. Each REP member is mentored by a leading industry professional and bursaries are available to support the REP, during their time on this free initiative. Many graduates from the NYT REP Company have gone on to achieve substantial success on stage and screen. Meet our 2020 NYT REP Company.
To apply send a CV, a one-page cover letter and an equality monitoring form to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’d prefer to submit a 3 minute video than a cover letter you’re welcome to do so, just include the link your email alongside your CV and Equality Monitoring. Within your CV, please specify a minimum of three practical referees of individuals that we may contact to confirm your suitability for this contract.
Deadline: 9am Monday 14 September
We are a disability confident employer and If you or someone you know needs any of the information related to this application in another format email email@example.com or call us on 02036967066. We are an equal opportunities employer and actively encourage applications from backgrounds currently under-represented in the freelancers we employ and our community. Find out more in our response to #TheatresPullUporShutUp.
National Youth Theatre Culture
At the National Youth Theatre we want to create a culture that is inclusive, creative and collaborative. We celebrate all the ways we are different and aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and do their best work. We want our culture to create spaces where young people from around the UK can be together, be brave and create bold work. We ask everyone involved in making each project to approach it with generosity, curiosity, kindness and respect. We believe that we do better work together than we would apart and that our work is richer and stronger thanks to the different backgrounds and experiences that everyone in our company brings. Through our work we want to be connected and responsive to each other, our communities, our industry and the wider world. Whatever your background or wherever you’re from, we invite you to apply to join us as a Youth Trustee to support our mission to be a creative force for good at a critical time for our industry, country and world.