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JMK Young Director Award 2017

Applications for the JMK Award 2017 will be accepted via this website from 9am on Wednesday 4th January until 11.30pm on Friday 20th January 2017. Details of how to apply are here. … Read More

Assistant Director Opportunity at Salisbury Playhouse

The JMK Trust in partnership with Salisbury Playhouse is offering an assistant director bursary to a participant of the JMK & Salisbury Playhouse directors group. The bursary is an arts scholarship, funded by the Leverhulme Trust that will … Read More

JMK and the Big Give Christmas Challenge

The JMK Trust recently took part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016, the UK’s largest match funding campaign. We exceeded our target and raised £2585 towards our JMK Regional Programme to enable us to continue working with theatre … Read More

‘The Mountaintop’ directed by JMK Award 2016 winner Roy Alexander Weise

The Mountaintop by Katori Hall, directed by this year's JMK Award winner, Roy Alexander Weise was on at the Young Vic until 3rd November.  The play is a fictional depiction of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s last night on earth set … Read More

Winner of the JMK Award 2016

The winner of the JMK Award 2016 was Roy Alexander Weise with his production of 'The Mountaintop' by Katori Hall. His designer was Rajha Shakiry and his producer was Desara Bosnja. Runners up were Chelsea Walker with her proposal for 'Low … Read More

Latest JMK Leverhulme Regional Assistant Director Bursaries

Congratulations to our new JMK Leverhulme Assistant Director Bursary recipients. Christa Harris will be assisting Tessa Walker on The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe at Birmingham Rep. Miriam Higgins will assist Adam Penford at Salisbury … Read More