In Good Company Producer

Closing Date: Monday 29 March, 1:00pm

Interview Date: Thursday 1 April

Fee: £6500 (This post is offered on a freelance basis from April 2021 until August 2021)

Derby Theatre and partners seek a Producer to manage and evaluate the success of In Good Company the flagship professional, creative and business development programme.

We actively champion and celebrate diversity in all its forms. We positively encourage disabled people, African Diaspora people, South, East and South East Asian people or people from ethnically diverse backgrounds to apply to join our teams. We guarantee to interview any candidate with a disability or from an ethnically diverse background who meets the essential criteria for the role.

In Good Company is the flagship professional creative and business development programme for theatre makers and companies in the 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.

In Good Company is led by Derby Theatre in partnership with Attenborough Arts CentreBurton BrewhouseLincolnshire One VenuesMansfield Old Library and The Mansfield Palace Theatre; Arena Theatre in Wolverhampton; Nonsuch in Nottingham; Curve, Leicester; Nottingham Playhouse. With Royal and Derngate in Northampton, The Core at Corby Cube and The Albany in Coventry joining later in 2021.

Through the Big Houseproject, Derby Theatre has secured funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of a consortium of creative organisations across Derby/Derbyshire and Nottingham/Nottinghamshire. As result the Theatre has launched a range of business support services for the Creative and Digital sectors in the region, focusing on the performing arts, which works in collaboration with In Good Company.

Download the full In Good Company Producer role description

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Please write an expression interest no longer than one A4 page and send with an up to date CV and completed equal opportunities monitoring form to by Monday 29 March 2021, 1:00pm.

For an informal chat with Sarah Brigham (Artistic Director and CEO for Derby Theatre) about this freelance role, you can request this via emailing Derby Theatre's Arts Administrator, Simrun Sandhu, at: