Assistant Director on City of Glass

The JMK Trust in partnership with HOME is offering an Assistant Director Bursary to a participant of the JMK & Direct North Directors’ Group. The bursary is an arts scholarship, funded by the Leverhulme Trust that will provide a learning and training opportunity for a talented emerging director, based in the North West of England area who has demonstrated a commitment to directing and a passion for theatre making. The recipient will become a Leverhulme Arts Scholar.

The role:

We are looking for an Assistant Director to assist Director Leo Warner on 59 Productions, HOME and Lyric Hammersmith’s production of Paul Auster’s City of Glass, adapted for the stage by Duncan Macmillan. This bold, technically ground-breaking production, directed and designed by 59 Productions with a multiple award-winning creative team, uses stagecraft, projection, magic and illusion to immerse audiences in the kaleidoscopic world of this seminal American novel.

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