Closing Date:  01 Nov, 2019

Director in Residence

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Malthouse Theatre’s Director in Residence program provides intensive career development and a salary to a theatre artist who identifies as female or non-binary. The principal objective is to embed the director within Malthouse Theatre’s core staff structure while providing a practice-based professional development opportunity.

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The Director in Residence position is generously supported by Craig Reeves.

Since its inception in 2011, the Director in Residence program has supported eight outstanding female artists. The success of the program has been palpable, with participating directors now working regularly at Malthouse Theatre and around Australia.

To apply

To apply for the position, please complete the online form before 5pm on Friday 1st November.

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide the following:

  • Your Curriculum Vitae (max. 10 MB)
  • Answers to the following questions:
    • Tell us about a significant project you have made and how it speaks to your passions and practice as a director.
    • Tell us about a project you want to direct, why it excites you and how you would approach making it.

Please note: responses to the questions above may be submitted in writing, or as a video or audio recording.

 Applications must be received by 5pm on Friday 1st November 2019.

For more information, contact
Annie Bourke, Company Producer 
P 03 9685 5165

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