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Deadline: Wednesday 22nd May, 2019

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Full Time: June 03 - September 06, 2019

SummerWorks is widely recognized as one of the most important platforms for launching new work in Canada. We are interested in continuously re-imagining and innovating the possibilities of performance- how it is created, presented and experienced. Every August, SummerWorks hosts artists and projects exploring the possibilities of performance, while insisting on accessibility, integrity, and professionalism. The festival is collectively curated and produced by a series of companies operating within a contemporary performance context.

SummerWorks is committed to equality and diversity, both through our program of activities and as an employer. Our practices and procedures aim to reflect the varied needs, expectations and cultures of all members of our community. We make every effort to ensure that no member of the community receives less favorable treatment in our recruitment process or when accessing our services on the grounds of gender identity, disability, race, religion or belief, age or sexual orientation.

We warmly encourage applications from equity-seeking groups, including those who identify as Indigenous, Black, People of Colour, Transgender, Nonbinary, Queer, Disabled and intersections of those identities.

The Associate Producer is an integral part of the Festival, working to produce the site-specific and special projects that are part of SummerWorks this year. The Associate Producer reports to the Festival Producer and Artistic and Managing Director. They coordinate projects in collaboration with the Festival’s artistic, production and production team; work with artists to realize their vision for their project within the Festival; and are the main liaison between artists with site-specific and special projects and the Festival team.

To apply for the position, please email with “Associate Producer -Site-Specific and Special Projects application” in the subject line by Wednesday 22nd May, 2019 and provide:
● A resume of one page;
● A cover letter addressed to Rosanna Lowton, Festival Producer, that:
- Addresses why you would like to work for SummerWorks
- Illustrates how your skills, knowledge and experience match the duties and qualifications.

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