Cheek by Jowl Theatre Company Ltd

Cheek by Jowl is seeking new trustees to expand the breadth of skills and diversity on their Board.

Closing date for applications

Who we are

Cheek by Jowl is the international theatre company of Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod. Since it was founded in 1981, the company has been invited to perform in over 50 countries across the world and produces work in multiple languages.

Prioritising a search for life in the actor’s work, the company has established an international reputation for bringing ‘fresh life to the classics using intense, vivid performances like a laser of light to set the text ablaze’ (The Guardian).

The company is interested in meeting candidates who have a passion for theatre and live performance, and who are keen to champion Cheek by Jowl’s work and international outlook as well as collaborations and partnerships.

For more information about the role and how to apply, please visit the Cheek by Jowl website:

If you require the Trustee Application Pack in a different format, or have any other accessibility or support requirements, please get in touch with Cheek by Jowl by calling +44 (0) 7494 179382 or emailing [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 5pm (GMT) on Monday 17 May.

Candidates will be invited to an interview on the week commencing Monday 24 May, with a second round of interviews taking place on the week commencing Tuesday 1 June.

Initial interviews will be conducted online via Zoom and follow-up meeting will be in person as appropriate.

Supporting documents

  • Trustee-Application-Pack-2021.pdf - Download
Closing date for applications

Our commitment to diversity & inclusion

Trustees Unlimited believes that diverse boards strengthen society. We will strive to remove the barriers that prevent people from applying to become trustees and help our clients to recruit and support people with a wide range of skills and lived experience.

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