The Marlowe
Freelance Stage Manager

Freelance Stage Manager


The Marlowe in Canterbury, is one of the UK’s most successful large-scale independent theatres, with a 1,200-seat Theatre, a 150-seat Studio and The Marlowe Kit, home to our thriving Youth Company. We present a year-round programme of touring theatre, musicals, dance, opera, music and comedy. We also produce theatre for and with the communities of Kent and support regional artists and theatre-makers. Our mission is to be the engine house for the performing arts in our region and to shape the spirit of Kent.

We regularly create new pieces of Theatre, both in collaboration with established regional Theatre makers and with our own production and creative teams. We are looking for experienced freelance Stage Management professionals to support these productions and for future work created and supported by The Marlowe.

If you are a fantastic Stage Manager, a great team player and communicator, with a passion for inclusive and sustainable theatre making, then we would love to hear from you.

Please send your up to date CV through to Ruth via email before 10am on Friday 2 June.

The Marlowe is an inclusive employer. We value difference and recruit by merit based on fair and open competition. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and from all sectors. We are particularly keen to hear from Black and Asian candidates and candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds, and those who identify as D/deaf or disabled.

We are a Creative Green organisation and are committed to taking action on climate change and environmental sustainability.