Festival producer

Offbeat is looking for a Festival Producer for 2019 to ensure the festival fulfils its potential and is delivered on schedule.

Offbeat is a festival of new theatre, dance, comedy, music and spoken word featuring upcoming and established artists presenting new work.  It is a collaboration between Oxford Playhouse (OP) and Arts at the Old Fire Station (AOFS) and started in 2016. Our fourth festival will build on the growing success of the previous three, showing the best contemporary performing arts from across the country, with performances hosted at the Old Fire Station and Oxford Playhouse. There will be c40 shows in 10 days including work by local theatre makers. This collaboration between neighbouring theatres is a very exciting opportunity to present work never seen in Oxford before. In 2019, the Festival will include a new scheme to support selected companies/artists with the development of their work.

Fee: £5,000

Availability: You will be need to be present in Oxford for the duration of the festival from 17 to 29 June 2019.

Application deadline: 7 January 2019