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The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2022

We are participating in The Big Give #ChristmasChallenge22 to raise at least £4,000 towards our programme of work in 2023. As we approach our 25th year of activity, we are seeking your support to continue providing opportunity to the next … Read More

JMK announce Victoria Wood Assistant Director Bursaries with Leeds Playhouse and Royal Exchange Manchester

The JMK Trust are delighted to be partnering with Leeds Playhouse and Royal Exchange Manchester, with support from the Victoria Wood Foundation, to offer two Assistant Director bursaries to early career directors in the North of … Read More

JMK Award winner 2022

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the JMK Award 2022is Indiana Lown-Collins with her production of The Solid Life of Sugar Water by Jack Thorne, presented in partnership with the Orange Tree Theatre. Indiana will work … Read More

Shortlist announced for the JMK Award 2022

The JMK Trust are pleased to announce the 8 shortlisted candidates for the 23rd JMK Director Award in partnership with The Orange Tree Theatre. The winner will be announced on Wednesday 13th July at an industry event and the production … Read More

Welcome to our new General Manager

We are delighted to welcome Suzie Brewis as JMK's new General Manager. She's joining us from theatre producers' charity Stage One where she was Programme Coordinator delivering a range of workshops, bursaries and opportunities for the next … Read More

#JMK Space: Support Our Work in 2022

Theatre relies on its ability to attract a stream of promising new talent, prepared to work with commitment for very modest wages on a freelance basis, creating the sort of shows that often achieve international success after beginning life … Read More

We’re recruiting

The JMK Trust is looking to recruit a new General Manager passionate about our mission and driving the delivery of our programme of work, including our prestigious annual directors' award and our national programme of training opportunities … Read More