Production Assistant

The Donmar Warehouse, one of London’s leading subsidised theatres, is looking to recruit a Production Assistant to join their busy team.

The post is responsible for the smooth running of the Donmar productions, assisting the general management team as required, particularly in relation to production set-up and running press night events and house seats. To assist the Deputy General Manager in the preparation of contracts and the day-to-day running of administrative systems.

This post would suit an exceptional administrator who is highly organised, practical and enthusiastic to pursue a career in Producing or General Management.

To apply, please send a completed application form to Rachel Fryer, Administrator at 

All applications should be received by 12pm on Friday 2nd June 2017

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Stage Management placement

The Donmar offers a placement position in the Stage Management team from the first day of rehearsals through to press night. This position is available for each production. The role involves helping the Assistant Stage Manager with the researching, sourcing and/or making of both props and furniture, and assisting the Deputy Stage Manager in rehearsals with setting-up, re-setting and with scene changes.

This is a voluntary position for students in their final year of Stage Management training or similar, where a work placement is necessary as part of the course.

We are currently looking for applicants for the following placements:

  • Monday 04 September – Wednesday 18 October 2017
  • Monday 30 October – Thursday 14 December 2017

To apply, please send a CV and a covering letter to Hannah Horsburgh, Production Assistant at


The Donmar Warehouse is an equal opportunities employer and an active member of PIPA.