SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY | Performing Lines seeks a visionary arts leader as Executive Producer

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 longer-term sustainability for 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.  With a strong core team based in Sydney, we also support and manage a team of talented senior producers in Hobart (Tasmania Performs) and Perth (Performing Lines WA).

As Executive Producer, you will:

  • provide the strong strategic and visionary leadership necessary to sustain the vibrancy, uniqueness and future-proofing of the company. 
  • identify impactful and highly relevant producing and presentation opportunities, lead on the delivery of all activities that form part of the Performing Lines’ program, and grow the company's national and international profile.
  • be the type of leader who fosters a dynamic, diverse and achievement-oriented company culture;
  • be someone with a capacity to inspire and manage people in an inclusive, collaborative and fair-minded manner.

If you believe you have what it takes to lead Performing Lines into the future, please send your application by email to [email protected]  by 5:00pm on Monday 17 July 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 visit www.performinglines.org.au