dfp_header_hidden_string

Get our free email newsletter with just one click

Donmar creates role for literary and editorial manager

Donmar Warehouse. Photo: Johan Persson Donmar Warehouse. Photo: Johan Persson
by -

London’s Donmar Warehouse has created the new position of literary and editorial manager, as the venue looks to cement its commitment to original work.

The literary manager will be responsible for overseeing the running of the Donmar’s literary department, including the management of the submissions processes.

Working with artistic director Josie Rourke, the manager will also develop the theatre’s relationships with writers and oversee residencies.

The venue’s recent commissions of original productions include James Graham’s The Vote, Temple by Steve Waters and the forthcoming Elegy by writer-in-residence Nick Payne.

It said the new post reflects its “ongoing commitment to new work, alongside revivals of contemporary classics”.

We need your help…

When you subscribe to The Stage, you’re investing in our journalism. And our journalism is invested in supporting theatre and the performing arts.

The Stage is a family business, operated by the same family since we were founded in 1880. We do not receive government funding. We are not owned by a large corporation. Our editorial is not dictated by ticket sales.

We are fully independent, but this means we rely on revenue from readers to survive.

Help us continue to report on great work across the UK, champion new talent and keep up our investigative journalism that holds the powerful to account. Your subscription helps ensure our journalism can continue.

loading...
^