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Current Vacancies

Stage Manager

We’re looking for stage managers to join us during the Festival period, Friday 7 – Sunday 23 October.

We are a small core team producing a two-week annual festival of live events every October. In this role, you will help keep the Festival running smoothly and on time and provide back of house stage management support for festival events and authors.

For more information and details on how to apply, download the job description and complete the online application form.

If you would like to discuss any aspect of the role, please contact

Volunteer Stewards

During the Festival and in the run-up to October each year, the festival staff are helped by a small army of volunteers without whom the festival wouldn’t be possible.

Find out about different roles and how to apply.

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