Assistant Director (Touring)

Shakespeare’s Globe is looking for an Assistant Director (Touring) to join our Globe on Tour Production.


hakespeare’s Globe is looking for an emerging director to assist on our Globe on Tour 2022 Spring/ Summer production. We are looking for someone personable and dynamic with experience of directing theatre who is willing to travel with the company.

Set against the backdrop of some of the most breathtaking venues around the UK and further afield, Shakespeare’s Globe on Tour delivers ambitious, economical Shakespearean storytelling. The touring company will open at Shakespeare’s Globe and return to London throughout the summer.

The Assistant Director role is crucial for our tour as they will be representing Shakespeare’s Globe as well as the acting company on the road. We are looking for a good level of understanding of Shakespeare’s plays and language, a hard-working ethos and excellent communication skills.

The role will involve around a week of preparatory work prior to rehearsals starting.

We particularly welcome applications from people who are currently underrepresented in Theatre.

For further information and details on how to apply please see the Job Description.


Monday 10 January 2022 at 10.00am


Full time / Fixed Term


Job Description