Donmar Warehouse seeks Resident Assistant Director

Closing Date: 29 November 2017

Donmar Warehouse Projects Ltd

Location: London

Remuneration: £22,000 per year


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Led by Artistic Director Josie Rourke and Executive Producer Kate Pakenham, the Donmar is an intimate 251-seat, not-for-profit theatre in central London. Our unique theatre sites in a 19th century, former hops warehouse in Covent Garden. Today, it is internationally renowned as one of the world’s principle producing theatres, having won over 100 major awards during its 24 year history.

For over fifteen years, the Donmar has run one of the most successful training schemes for young directors in the industry. The role of Resident Assistant Director (RAD) provides a year of training for emerging directors who get the opportunity to assist on Donmar productions, as well as offering insight on casting, scheduling, fundraising and education. The role is responsible for supporting the smooth running of rehearsals, tech and previews, and many other aspects of the production process. Previous incumbents include current Artistic Director Josie Rourke, Rupert Goold, Sasha Wares and Charlotte Westenra.

Start Date: Tuesday 03 April 2018 (1 year fixed term)

For the full job description, please visit the vacancies page of the Donmar website

To apply, please send a completed application form to Rachel Fryer, Operations Manager, at

All applications must be received by 10am Wednesday 29 November 2017