Shakespeare’s Globe is looking for an Touring Manager to join our Theatre & Performance Department.
hakespeare’s Globe is currently seeking an Touring Manager to join our Theatre & Performance Department.
Working closely with the Senior Producers and Producing team, the Tour Manager will lead on tour booking, touring administration, planning, and logistics for all aspects of Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour. The Tour Manager ensures that every venue has the producing and management support required, while cultivating and maintaining relationships with venues across the country.
The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of managing a touring production and significant experience of working in a theatre or performing arts organisation, ideally in Producing or General Management. They must be flexible and collaborative; able to build and maintain relationships, proactively troubleshoot and take initiative in challenging situations. As an organisation, the Globe is committed to the principles of equality, diversity and anti-racism and implementing them throughout our work, so we ask all colleagues to have a personal commitment to this too.
The Theatre department delivers a busy production schedule with a repertory system running in both the Globe Theatre over Summer and the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse over Winter. A small in-house team manage every aspect of the shows from Casting to Music and produce shows, events and films all year round.
The vision of the department is to curate and produce seasons of plays in the Globe and Sam Wanamaker Playhouses bespoke to the architectural playing conditions of the theatres. We nurture any public performance that happens on our stages, on screen or on tour, and we provide an environment in which art, artist and audience can flourish. As well as producing plays from the canon of Shakespeare, we honour The Globe’s history and commitment to new writing. Our job is to hold a mirror up to nature and reflect the diversity and complexity of the society in which we live.