OPPORTUNITIES | September

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Your monthly round-up of opportunities is here! Don't miss some amazing jobs with our friends at ILBIJERRI, Force Majeure, Performance Space and many more!

Our cover boy this month is Thom, our Marketing Manager. Got something you'd like to list here? Here's your guy - email him at [email protected]. We take submissions from all states and territories.

LAST CHANCE - GET YOU APPLICATIONS IN TODAY

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Future Leaders Program CLOSING TODAY
EOIs are now open for emerging arts leaders to take part in the Australia Council’s Future Leaders Program. Participants will need to commit to a six-month course, which includes two intensives three-day residentials, workshops, an online course and access to optional mentoring and secondments. EOIs close on Tues 12 September and participants will be notified in early October. More info>> 

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Arts Leaders Program CLOSING TODAY
The Arts Leaders Program brings together leaders from across Australia and eligible Asia Pacific countries, artforms and career levels to inspire and enhance arts leadership. EOIs close Tues 12 SeptemberMore info>> 


NAT RANDALL's THE SECOND WOMAN | Image by Zan Wimberley

NAT RANDALL's THE SECOND WOMAN | Image by Zan Wimberley

PERFORMANCE SPACE | The Second Woman by Nat Randall - CALLOUT
The LiveWorks Festival team are on the hunt for female-identifying crew and male-identifying participants to be a part of Nat Randall's incredible 24 hour performance work The Second Woman. Applications for female-identifying crew close Thurs 14 September. Male-identifying participants should register by Fri 29 September. More info>>

AUSTRALIA-INDONESIA INSTITUTE | Performing Arts Tour 2017
Artists, producers and programmers in music and dance are invited to apply for the Indonesia Performing Arts Tour. The tour will establish linkages with like-minded contemporary artists, producers and potential partners. The tour, running 7-12 November, includes performances, showcases and discussions in Jakarta and Bandung. EOIs close Fri 15 SeptemberMore info>> 

CRITICAL STAGES | Residency available
The residency provides free working space, support and mentoring, plus use of all office, kitchen and meeting facilities. Located in Walsh Bay, spaces are available for a year from October 2017. EOIs close Fri 22 SeptemberMore info>> 

ARTS ON TOUR | Community Presenter Touring Grant
The Grant supports the presentation of professional, NSW-based productions in community-run venues in regional NSW. Community presenters can submit a proposal for funding to extend a regional tour to one or more community-run venues in regional NSW and/or support a new tour to two or more community-run venues in regional NSW. Applications close Mon 25 SeptemberMore info>> 

Playwriting Australia | IGNITION PROGRAM

Playwriting Australia | IGNITION PROGRAM

PLAYWRITING AUSTRALIA | Ignition program EOIs now open
Submissions are now open for the Playwriting Australia’s creative script-development program that seeks to support a diversity of works, providing resources to develop scripts over a 12-24 month period including workshops, readings, creative developments and/or long-term mentorship with dramaturges/PWA artists. EOIs close on Mon 25 SeptemberMore info>> 

NSW WRITERS’ CENTRE & BANKSTOWN ARTS CENTRE | Boundless Festival
A full day festival entirely focused on Indigenous and culturally diverse Australian writers and writing. This free event at Bankstown Arts Centre on 28 October and will include performances, readings, panel discussions, audiovisual experiences, workshops for children and adults, and performances. Program announced soonMore info>> 

AUSDANCE NATIONAL | National Dance Forum in Melbourne
The 2017 National Dance Forum will bring together makers, producers and presenters for two-days to focus on strengthening the dance sector’s capacity within the digital domain. NDF2017 will be held from 25–26 September 2017 at the Victorian College of the Arts in Melbourne, Victoria. More info> 

CREATIVE PARTNERSHIPS AUSTRALIA | MATCH Lab
A matched funding and professional development program for independent artists and artistic groups. If you are looking to boost your fundraising skills and raise money for your company or next project, MATCH Lab could be just what you need. Applications close Mon 2 OctoberMore info>> 

THE BLUE ROOM THEATRE | LOFT Grants Program
WA-based independent theatre artists - this is your only chance to get more than $40,000 to go towards a project. The Blue Room's devolved funding program LOFT has been given additional funds to support ambitious WA projects. You can apply for up to $60,000 for a new presentation, $45,000 for a remount and $30,000 for a creative development. Applications close Tues 3 October. More info>>

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Signature Works Innovation Lab
This is a unique opportunity for First Nations arts professionals. Participants will be invigorated and inspired to create and collaborate in an entirely First Nations creative space. The ambition of the Innovation Lab is to strengthen future First Nations signature works and embolden artists with strong ideas and innovative work. The concept is deeply rooted in the principles of self-determination, with First Nations people creating the artistic experiences that are true to them within a First Nations space. Applications close Tues 3 OctoberMore info>> 

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | International Residencies program now open
Secure an unique opportunities to immerse yourself in creative communities right around the world. Applications close Tues 3 October. More info>> 

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL GRANTS CLOSING SOON

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL GRANTS CLOSING SOON

DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, SPORT & CULTURAL INDUSTRIES (WA) | Commercial Development Grants
Need more than $15k for a project in WA and can’t wait until April 2018? Hot tip – you may be able to qualify for a Commercial Development Grant and apply for up to $25,000. Check the guidelines and see if you can make it work. Applications close Thurs 5 OctoberMore info>> 

DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT, SPORT & CULTURAL INDUSTRIES (WA) | Connecting to Country Grants
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in WA with a connection to communities in the Goldfields, Halls Creek or Kalgoorlie are invited to apply for support to spend time on country and strengthen their cultural knowledge, language and skills. Applications close Thurs 2 NovemberMore info>> 

JOBS

FORCE MAJEURE | Associate Producer APPLICATIONS CLOSING SOON

FORCE MAJEURE | Associate Producer APPLICATIONS CLOSING SOON

SYDNEY THEATRE CO | Usher/Front of House. Applications close Wed 13 September. More info>> 
ILBIJERRI THEATRE COMPANY | Executive Producer. Applications close Fri 15 September. More info>> 
CARCLEW & COUNTRY ARTS SA | Creative Producer – Youth. Applications close Fri 15 September. More info>> 
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE | Sound & AV Technician. Applications close Sun 17 September. More info>> 
FORCE MAJEURE | Associate Producer. Applications close Mon 18 September. More info>> 
MALTHOUSE THEATRE
 | Front of House Manager. Applications close Mon 18 September. More info>> 
THE WHEELER CENTRE | Venue Coordinator. Applications close Mon 18 September. More info>> 
MALTHOUSE THEATRE | Bar Supervisor. Applications close Mon 18 September. More info>> 
AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Peer Services Officer. Applications close Wed 20 September. More info>> 
PERFORMANCE SPACE & FORCE MAJEURE
 | Program Assistant. Applications close Thurs 21 September. More info>> 
MELBOURNE THEATRE COMPANY | Marketing Campaign Manager. Applications close Fri 22 September. More info>> 
QUEENSLAND THEATRE | Development Coordinator. Applications close Fri 22 September. More info>> 
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE | Head of Contemporary Performance. Applications close Sun 24 September. More info>> 
AUSTRALIA COUNCIL | Arts Practice Director – Theatre. Applications close Mon 25 September. More info>> 
BELL SHAKESPEARE | Operations Coordinator. Applications close Mon 25 September. More info>> 
CITY RECITAL HALL | Casual Theatre Technician. Applications close Fri 29 September. More info>> 
SCREEN AUSTRALIA
 | Contracts Coordinator, Contracts Management. Applications close Fri 29 September. More info>> 
SALAMANCA ARTS CENTRE | Creative Producer. Applications close Mon 16 October. More info>> 
QUEENSLAND THEATRE | Ticketing Manager. Applications close Sat 21 October. More info>>