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Application Deadline: March 20th, 2015
Start Date: TBD Salary: TBD
City/Town: Toronto
Term: Part- time (3 days a week)

Organization Description
Theatre Passe Muraille is known for developing innovative and daring Canadian theatre, but we exist to support our communities. From encouraging independent and emerging artists, and multicultural work, to inspiring our staff and artists to work collaboratively, Theatre Passe Muraille works to ensure all voices are represented on our stage.

Job Description
Responsibilities:
Artist Engagement and Development
• Work in a supporting role with the AD
• Help to make TPM a hive of community and artistic energy
• Be a vibrant member of the artistic community and connect TPM with artists and patrons that have formerly been unknown to us
• Identify, build and maintain long term relationships with emerging artists and companies, indie companies, as well as resident artists/companies
Audience/Community Engagement and Growth
• Plan and deliver projects and events designed to increase audience growth
• Develop and deliver growth and engagement strategies encouraging underrepresented groups along with other new and potential audiences to access the Theatre
• Maintain and develop relationships with community partners
Group Sales
• Research and approach relevant groups for each production: e.g. according to show topics
Youth Engagement
• Generate and facilitate programs aimed at the emerging artist sector
• Develop relationships with schools and universities
• Promote and book school’s matinees

Requirements:
• Familiarity with Toronto Theatre, particularly indie companies, emerging artists and underrepresented voices
• Strong written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail
• Good project management skills and/or experience in event coordination
• Demonstrated initiative and ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
• Experience with any or all of the following will be an asset: not-for-profit company, education sector and community work
• Occasional Weeknights and weekend work is mandatory

How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume with the names and 3 references attached as a PDF or Word document by 5 PM on March 20th, 2015 to reginec@passemuraille.on.ca. Please use the subject line: “Application for Associate Producer - Artist, Audience and Community Engagement Position”. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted by: Theatre Passe Muraille
For more information: http://passemuraille.ca/archives/about-contact/employment-3

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