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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 hiring!

JMK National Programme - Director Practitioners: We are recruiting for two Director Practitioners to facilitate our National Programme across the country. The Director Practitioners are responsible for the facilitation of events with a … Read More

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2021

This week until midday Tuesday 7 December, the JMK Trust is taking part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge - a chance to support our work with emerging directors & theatre-makers this festive period. Most importantly of all, all … 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

Announcing JMK Victoria Wood Bursary Recipients

We are delighted to announce the recipients of our first JMK Victoria Wood Bursaries. Dale Edwards will assist Roy Alexander Weise on his production of The Mountaintop by Katori Hall at Manchester Royal Exchange, which will run from 25th … Read More

#JMKSpace: Developing New Plays with Writers with Ed Madden

An exploration of some of the ways in which directors can provide dramaturgical support to writers from the genesis of an idea through to opening night, based on an ACE-funded project which Ed has just completed, developing new plays with … Read More