Rambert and Sadler’s Wells are seeking an experienced dance artist to work with the creative team as Tour Director, supporting Lloyd Newson during the first leg of the world tour and sharing responsibility for maintaining the artistic integrity of the production on tour thereafter with the Creative Associate, Hannes Langolf.

Where: International

When: February 2020 – Summer 2021

Deadline for applications: 5pm on Friday 21 June however we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible before the deadline.

Two world leaders in contemporary dance – Rambert and Sadler’s Wells – are working together to produce a recreation and major international tour of Enter Achilles conceived and directed by Lloyd Newson (DV8 Physical Theatre).

The production is being developed throughout 2019 at Rambert, with rehearsals from October, and will tour throughout the UK and the world from February 2020 – Summer 2021.

This will mark the first ever restaging of Newson’s work and a major undertaking for the company, engaging new cast and crew to work alongside the world-class artists and staff of the Rambert ensemble and the newly established Rambert2. The tour will be managed by Sadler’s Wells touring department, along with support from Rambert.

Lloyd Newson and Hannes Langolf (Creative Associate) will be in attendance during rehearsals in London and on tour from February 2020 – May 2020. The Tour Director will support Lloyd Newson during the first leg of the tour and will share the responsibility for maintaining the artistic integrity of Enter Achilles performances on tour thereafter with the Creative Associate.

The role requires knowledge and appreciation of the work and methods of Lloyd Newson, extraordinary attention to details and the drive never to compromise the artistic work. The Tour Director will be an excellent communicator, a positive and creative problem solver and thrive working under extreme pressure. S/he will require the ability to care for an extraordinary group of professional dance artists. This role is pivotal to the delivery of the production from its premiere in February 2020 and subsequent world tour until Summer 2021.

Role: February 2020 – Summer 2021.

Fee/Salary: Dependent on experience.

For the full job description and for details on how to apply please visit:

Contact details: Rosie Billington
99 Upper Ground

For further information, please visit http://www.rambert.org.uk/about-us/jobs-auditions/enter-achilles-tour-director/

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