Box of Tricks – BBC Performing Arts Fellowship 30/06/2014



Box of Tricks is seeking expressions of interest from individuals to become a BBC Performing Arts Fellow with the company and support the delivery of our 2015-16 programme of work.

Box of Tricks is a Manchester-based new writing company committed to developing and producing the best new work around; discovering, nurturing and promoting the next generation of playwrights.

During 2015-16 we will be producing an ambitious season of new plays from North West writers in partnership with North West venues, performing work in the region and nationally. For more information about the company please visit

BBC Performing Arts Fund Fellowship scheme is designed to identify and support the next generation of talent. Organisations taking part in the Fellowship scheme will offer bespoke paid placements to individuals interested in pursuing a career in the performing arts.

Box of Tricks is looking for an individual with a passion for new writing, an interest in developing and producing small-scale theatre in a professional setting, and a proven commitment to working in the performing arts. If successful, the associate will work with the company on a part-time basis for a twelve-month placement (dates and hours to be agreed with the successful applicant).

Application Process

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter (stating why you’re interested in working with Box of Tricks and what you would bring to the company) to Hannah Tyrrell-Pinder at Feel free to contact Hannah with any queries ahead of applying.

The deadline for applications is Monday 14th July at 5pm.