Call Out: BA (Hons) Degree Ensemble Director 2023

We are currently looking to recruit a director for the National Centre’s BA Degree Ensemble for January 2023

  • We welcome practitioners from a range of disciplines, but experience in directing circus and or physical theatre performance will be prioritised.
  • Experience of and commitment to working with students in Higher Education and engaging them in the creative process
  • Strong project management skills
  • Able to demonstrate previous professional directorial or choreographic experience. (Through the submission of past projects)
  • A proven track record of delivering work of high artistic quality within a Higher Education context
  • Understanding and experience in providing cohesive written feedback/assessment at the Higher Education level
  • Ability to create a clear cohesive artistic vision and communicate this effectively to the creative team and student body.
  • Able to incorporate the creative propositions of the students
  • Availability for the creation & production week is non-negotiable


Second-year Foundation Degree Ensemble Director documents

Project Brief Module Specification (CA201)

Watch previous ensemble productions

Susan – Second year Foundation Degree Ensemble 2019

"Has anyone seen Susan?" Our FD2 students try their best to find her in their magnificent ensemble show directed by Sam Coren.

Polymer – BA Hons Degree Ensemble 2015

Performed by final year Circus Arts BA Hons Degree students at the Udderbelly, Southbank, London on 6-8 July 2015. Directed by Lina Johansson.

Upwards – Second Year Foundation Degree Ensemble 2021

There hasn’t been much to celebrate since the world went on hold. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try. Directed by Samantha Pauls