New Board Members sought for Live Theatre

New Board Members are being sought to join the existing Board of Trustees for Live Theatre, one of the UK’s leading new writing theatres (the trading name of North East Theatre Trust Ltd).
Board Members help to increase the visibility and profile of the company locally, nationally and internationally and ensure the company has the capacity and skills to deliver the next phase of its artistic and commercial plans. Board Members also participate at Live Theatre between board meetings, advising the staff team and acting in an ambassadorial role for the theatre at events.

Board Membership is voluntary and unpaid, and new Members are particularly sought with expertise in the following areas:
• Finance and accounting
• Theatre/Performing Arts e.g. writing, performing, directing or producing for the stage
• Legal
• Digital e.g. film-maker, broadcaster or social media expert
• Marketing e.g. sales, commerce, income generation, PR or branding

Reflecting Live Theatre’s commitment to equality and diversity it would like to achieve greater diversity within its board and to reflect the community in which it is based. Applications are welcomed from all suitably skilled and experienced people and especially those from groups with protected characteristics covered by the Equality Act 2010.
Deadline for applications: Noon Friday 22 June 2018