The Marlowe
Freelance Stage Manager

Freelance Stage Manager

£600 per week

The Marlowe, Canterbury, is one of this country’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.

As part of the RSC’s Shakespeare Nation programme, we will be creating a new piece of theatre for The Marlowe Studio, working with adults from across Kent. We are looking for an experienced Stage Manager to support this production through final rehearsals and the production period. We are able to offer £600 per week and the ideal candidate would be based in Kent.

You would be available for the following weeks: w/c Mon 11 Oct , w/c Mon 18 Oct , w/c Mon 25 Oct

If you are a great team player and communicator, with a passion for inclusive theatre making, then we would love to hear from you. Please send your up to date CV through to Sophie by email before 10am Friday 17 September.

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.