SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY | Join the team as our General Manager


Exciting opportunity with a unique performing arts company

Performing Lines is Australia’s pre-eminent company for developing, producing and touring new and transformative Australian performing arts.

Working across all forms of performance practice, we embrace experimentation, innovation and complexity, and pioneer new models for producing and presenting work.  We lay the groundwork to support the longer-term sustainability of artists and their work. 

For more than 30 years, Performing Lines has produced hundreds of outstanding productions, and created connections to audiences through presentations and tours to a multitude of locations around Australia and internationally.  Based in Sydney, we also support and manage a team of talented senior producers in Hobart (Tasmania Performs) and Perth (Performing Lines WA).

As General Manager, you will:

  • drive best practice in the governance, business, financial and operational management of the company to support the delivery of all activities which form part of the Performing Lines programme
  • provide the leadership necessary to sustain the vibrancy and innovation of the company’s activities while delivering on the strategic and business plans
  • contribute to the maintenance of a mutually respectful, professionally focused and harmonious team environment within the Company

If you believe you’re the right fit for a role integral to taking Performing Lines into the future, please send your application by email to [email protected]  by 5:00pm on Monday 4 December 2017.   

Your application should address the knowledge and experience required for this role, and include a two-page summary resume.

A position description is available on request from [email protected].

For more information about Performing Lines, please contact Karilyn Brown, Interim General Manager, at [email protected] or 02 9319 0066.