In 2021, we will be running a number of Artistic Mentorship Programs. Watch this space for more information.
DIRECTOR Mentorship Program
Shakespeare and theatre of heightened language
for BIPOC, First Nations Peoples, and CALD Persons
7 Week Program | 28 September- 9 November, 2021 | 3 hour weekly sessions
This program is run by Jove’s Artistic Director, Damien Ryan, and is a program to deliver training and experience for emerging directors.
Objectives of the Program:
Access for emerging BIPOC, First Nations and CALD background artists to rigorous directorial support and guidance
Immersion into the process of building and delivering a show with Artistic Director Damien Ryan
A particular focus on Shakespeare and classic texts and theatre of heightened language and big ideas – applicable to all theatrical forms
Encouraging broader cultural representation among storytellers in our industry through a safe, practical, challenging and inspiring environment
Real time placement as Assistant Director in a subsequent SFJ production (COVID-19 restrictions permitting)
How to Apply:
Send through your CV and an Expression of Interest outlining and a bit about yourself, your directing experience, and why you would like to be part of this mentorship- one paragraph is fine.
Send to firstname.lastname@example.org by COB Monday 20 September, 2021