Firkin Crane: Executive Artistic Director

Firkin Crane seeks to appoint a dynamic visionary Executive Artistic Director to lead the organisation into a new phase of reinvigoration and redevelopment.

We are looking to recruit an exceptional Executive Artistic Director with experience in providing bold and vibrant artistic leadership, is enterprising, professional, and personable, with the necessary business, communication and managerial skills required for this exciting new role in developing a new phase for the organisation.

This appointment represents a fundamental change in our management structure, and comes at an exciting moment in our history as we embark on a restructuring, rebranding and programme review process.

The ideal candidate will be a dance & arts professional with strong curatorial dance programming experience, who will demonstrate a clear artistic vision for the future development of Firkin Crane.

The board of directors are open to receiving applications, from dance practitioners, who are interested in proposing a plan that combines their creative practice, curatorial experience, artistic vision and leadership skills.

Key requirements include an emphasis on artistic ambition, within an approach that balances, our commitment to:  

  • dance artists’ professional development;
  • audience development;
  • community engagement;
  • growth and sustainability.

Deadline: 12 noon, Friday 28 May 2021. 

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