Perth Youth Theatre: Main Stage Director

Pay: £7200
Closing date: Wed 21 Jun 2023: 12pm

Perth Theatre and Concert Hall are seeking an experienced Main Stage Director for their 2023-24 Perth Youth Theatre production of Antigone by Sophocles. They are looking for an Assistant Director to work alongside the Director and our Learning & Engagement team on delivering this production. This role will be suitable for an early career drama artist, actor, or director interested in learning more about directing.

Status: Fixed term, part-time
Fee: £7,200 (36 days @ £200 per day, including 29 days rehearsal (including production week), and seven days admin)
Deadline: Wed 21 June 2023, 12pm
Interviews: w/c 3 July 2023

To apply, please send the following to

  • A CV (you may want to include details of any work you’ve undertaken, work experience, volunteering, experience from college or university, or the amateur sector, or anything else that you think is relevant and you’d like to tell us about)
  • A covering letter detailing why you are interested in this particular opportunity (400 words max.)

They will then invite shortlisted candidates to meet to discuss their vision for directing the play, and their process of working with Perth Youth Theatre. These discussions will take place the week beginning 3 July 2023.

If you have any questions, or would like to chat with a member of the Learning & Engagement team before applying, please get in touch at:

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Closing date: Wed 21 Jun 2023: 12pm