COMPANY BACKGROUND – Black Hole Theatre
Founded in 1993, Black Hole Theatre (BHT) is an independent company that develops and presents puppetry and cross-art form performance in collaboration with artists from every field. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Nancy Black, BHT also facilitates the work of emerging artists, provides skill development opportunities, collaborates with local and international artists and companies, and contributes to the evolution of contemporary puppetry.
BHT is renowned for innovative, cutting edge productions that include: And The Ass Saw The Angel, Caravan, Coop, Lost In Tranzit, Hutch, Into The Black Hole, Where The Wild Things Sing, Les Méduses, Blind, and recently, The Book Of Revelations. Since 2012 BHT has also produced ten innovative Puppet Slams in regional and metropolitan venues, lifting the profiles of local artists and developing new audiences. 2018 included tours for our established work Les Méduses (local communities, Commonwealth Games), and Blind (NYC, Europe), further developments of The Line and a new work The Last Lighthouse Keeper. At least 3 other projects are also in the pipeline!
The Associate Producer provides operational, logistical and administrative support for the activities undertaken by the company.
Job Title: Associate Producer
Reports to: Artistic Director
Term: Part-time Casual
Hours of work: 8 hours per week, including some out-of-hours work on occasion. Dependent on funding, these hours could be extended.
Location: Black Hole Theatre Office, 117 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3006
Salary: $35/hr plus superannuation and Workcover
Duties and Tasks
KEY SELECTION CRITERIA
To apply for this role, please forward a cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria and your Curriculum Vitae to our Artistic Director, Nancy Black at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for this role close on Sunday 27th January 2019.