Welcome to Lyra Theatre...

Lyra Theatre makes live performance with and for children and young people.

We are based in Craigmillar, Edinburgh at the Artspace theatre and studio.

Lyra Theatre
11 Harewood Road
EH16 4NT

Phone: +44 131 659 4759

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Work with Lyra


Approx 2/3 days per week for 6 months

£18,000 - £20,000 pro rata (depending on experience)


Lyra Theatre are looking for a Venue and Admin Co-ordinator to support the running of the Artspace venue and office in Craigmillar, Edinburgh.

The Venue & Admin Co-ordinator will work closely with the Producer and Artistic Director as part of a small team at Artspace. The job requires excellent administrative and interpersonal skills, as well as an enthusiastic, flexible approach to working in a growing arts venue. Some evening and weekend hours may be required.

The role will involve day to day management of the office and venue, general administration, marketing and PR including updating social media, coordinating box office and front of house, maintaining financial and statistical records, diary management and co-ordination of venue bookings for artists in residence, visiting companies and external hires.

With a 100 seat theatre and rehearsal studio, Artspace is home to Lyra Theatre. Lyra makes live performance with and for young people - creating shows, events, residencies and workshops that connect local children with some of the best artists from Scotland and abroad.  The company has been given First in a Lifetime funding by Creative Scotland and is resident at Artspace in Craigmillar.

Please send your CV and a letter outlining your interest to jo@lyratheatre.co.uk by Monday 31st March 2014.

Start date for this position is the w/b 12th May 2014.