Assistant Director Bursary - Applications Open
23 January 2017 ← return to listing
The JMK Trust in partnership with Traverse Theatre is offering
an Assistant Director Bursary to a participant of the JMK and
Traverse Theatre Directors' Group*. The bursary is
an arts scholarship, funded by the Leverhulme Trust, that will
provide a learning and training opportunity for a talented emerging
director, who has demonstrated a commitment to directing and a
passion for theatre making. The recipient will become a Leverhulme
We are looking for an assistant director to work with Traverse
Artistic Director, Orla O'Loughlin on the upcoming Traverse Theatre
Company Spring 2017 production Girl in
the Machine by Stef Smith. The production shall be
staged in Traverse 1.
For more information and to apply for this post, please download
the application pack and return it by
email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: 12 noon, Mon 6 Feb
*If not already a member of the JMK/Traverse
Directors Programme, the successful candidate must be willing to
join the group and play an active role in programme's development.
Find out more about the JMK/Traverse Directors Programme, here.
Previous JMK/Traverse Assistant Director Bursary
Amy Gilmartin, Traverse Theatre Festival 2016: Milk by
Ross Dunsmore, directed by Orla O'Loughlin.
Katherine Nesbitt, Traverse Theatre Festival
2015: Swallow by Stef Smith, directed by Orla
Rob Jones, Traverse Theatre Festival
2014: Unfaithful by Owen McCafferty, directed by
For more details about the JMK please do visit jmktrust.org.