Young Innovators Program


Get an inside look into the creative process; learn the essential skills necessary to run a theatre company; and become an ambassador for Canada’s National Women’s Theatre. Nightwood is now accepting applications from ambitious, driven, curious theatre-lovers for our 2016/17 Young Innovators program.

Program includes:

▪ A complimentary 2017/18 season pass

▪ Attend a Write from the Hip play development workshop with director/dramaturge Andrea Donaldson

▪ Complimentary access to The Groundswell Festival: A National Festival of Contemporary Women’s Theatre

▪ An opportunity to perform as part of our Groundswell Festival

▪ Exclusive invite to the meet and greet and read-through on the first day of rehearsal for a show in our 17/18 season.

▪ Workshop sessions with members of Nightwood’s staff on theatre marketing and outreach, fundraising, budgeting and more

▪ Various volunteer positions within the organization in marketing, event planning, and development.

▪ We offer a flexible time commitment throughout our 2016/17 season (September-June), for a minimum of 25 volunteer hours throughout the entire season.

We ask emerging artists who are 18-26 to please submit electronically to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with a letter of interest, artistic resume and a minute-long video describing why you want to join Nightwood’s Young Innovators team.

Application deadline May 31st, 2016 at 5pm.

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