JMK Bristol Workshop – Starting Your Career as a Director

Tuesday 9th July 6.30-9.30pm Coopers’ Loft at Bristol Old Vic Starting your career as a theatre director? Join JMK Director Practitioner, theatre and opera director Adele Thomas for a free and informative workshop for those at the beginning of their directing career. Sign up for your free place by emailing Lucy Hunt, Engagement Director at […]

Meet the JMK Award 2019 Finalists

We’re thrilled to share details on the finalists of the JMK Award 2019: Oscar Toeman Runner-Up, in partnership with designer Rebecca Brower, in recognition of their effective collaboration. The Sugar Syndrome by Lucy Prebble About the production: “In ‘The Sugar Syndrome’ a recovering bulimic befriends a semi-reformed child molester online, and, together, they attempt to […]

JMK HOME Workshop: Working with a Movement Director

Thursday 6 June, 6.30pm HOME Manchester What can a movement director offer your piece? Movement directing is a broad term for what practitioners working with movement can offer a production. How do we work together to realise physical life into the piece? It can sometimes feel overwhelming for both the director and the movement director […]

JMK Traverse Workshop: The Director, Dramaturg and Writer 

Friday 14 June, 11am-1pm  Traverse Theatre Led by Traverse Theatre Interim Artistic Director, Gareth Nicholls, this workshop will explore the relationship between a director &/or dramaturg and writer and the process of taking a script from initial idea to fully staged production. Looking at questions such as… – How can writers and directors work effectively […]

JMK Workshop this Saturday with Rosanna Vize, Nuffield Southampton Theatres

Saturday 25th May Workshop with Rosanna Vize, Designer Designer for The Audience, opening soon at Nuffield Southampton Theatres Nuffield Southampton Theatres (City) 4-6pm Free to attend RSVP: nik@jmktrust.org This workshop with Rosanna Vize will take a look at the Director-Designer relationship and the process of creating and developing design for the stage. Rosanna is currently working on […]

JMK Northern Stage – Meet the Artistic Directors

Thursday 6th June 2019 6.15pm Northern Stage, Stage 3 A JMK event hosted by Northern Stage’s Associate Director, Mark Calvert. This panel discussion with Artistic Directors from across the North East will allow you to find out more about journeys into the industry, what leading a company is like in ‘real-life’, what they’ve learned and […]

Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu Wins the 2019 JMK Award

The Trustees of the JMK Trust today announce that Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu wins the 2019 JMK Award, this year in a new partnership with the Orange Tree Theatre, with his production of Arinzé Kene’s Little Baby Jesus forming a core part of the theatre’s annual programming. This opportunity provides Fynn-Aiduenu with the opportunity to direct a […]

Assistant Director Opportunity on RADIO (directed by Josh Roche, JMK Award Winner 2017)

Josh Roche (JMK Award Winner 2017) is looking for an Assistant Director on the stage production of RADIO by Al Smith (Harrogate/Diary of a Madman) at the Arcola, starring Adam Gillen (Amadeus, National Theatre). “Lying there, drifting up into those ancient lights was exactly like looking into the past. It is looking into the past. […]

JMK Northern Stage – Emerging Talent Directing Residency

The JMK Trust and Northern Stage are hosting an Emerging Talent Directing Residency.   Venue: Northern Stage, Newcastle Date: Monday 13th & Tuesday 14th May Cost: Free The residency is a 2 day series of events and workshops aimed at emerging directors working in theatre and based in the North East of England. A brilliant […]

JMK Northampton Workshop – Well-being and Directing Trauma with Nikki Disney

Thursday 26th April 6 – 8pm Royal & Derngate, Northampton In this 2 hour workshop, we will be looking at trauma and how it impacts individuals and the collective. We will look at how these themes can impact on the rehearsal room and how to support actors who have both lived experiences of traumatic events […]