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WE ARE HIRING | DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

September 16th, 2021

We are looking for a Development Manager to join the Monkey Baa team! Do you have a passion for creativity and the arts and the impact they can have on young people? Have you had experience in the not-for-profit arena? We are looking for an innovative, driven Development professional to work with our small team…

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Announcement: Welcoming Kevin Du Preez as Executive Director

June 23rd, 2021

The Board of Monkey Baa is delighted to announce the appointment of Kevin du Preez as Executive Director. Kevin is joining us from the Australia Council for the Arts where he has been the Director of Capacity Building. During his 11-year tenure, Kevin developed major industry development programs including the Australia Council leadership programs; national…

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EOFY | Keep our Teaching Artists rolling

June 7th, 2021

Help support our national Teaching Artist Workshop program navigate the twists and turns of the changing Covid-19 landscape. From Colac, to Traralgon, to Kwinana, to Mackay, and hundreds of other towns and cities in between, over the past 7 years a Monkey Baa Teaching Artist has visited every state and territory to deliver pre-show drama…

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we’re hiring | EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

April 22nd, 2021

Monkey Baa Theatre Company is seeking to appoint a dynamic arts administrator with a strong understanding of the cultural landscape of young people’s theatre with a commitment to building its future with the Artistic Director and Board. The Executive Director, in partnership with the Artistic Director, has overall responsibility for the operational management and delivery…

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Monkey Baa farewells Executive Director, Jeremy Miller

April 8th, 2021

After four years, Jeremy Miller will step down from his role as Executive Director of Monkey Baa Theatre Company from April 9th, 2021. “I will always be proud of the work that we have produced during my time at Monkey Baa and of the evolution the company has gone through,” Jeremy said.  “It is a…

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WE’RE HIRING | Technical Coordinator

January 12th, 2021

We are looking for a Technical Coordinator to join our team in early 2021! Joining an awesome team operating out of ARA Darling Quarter Theatre, you’ll provide technical knowledge and support to our Season performances and Venue Hire Program, as well as delivering the technical needs of all Monkey Baa Theatre Company productions, which tour…

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WE’RE HIRING | Venue Services Coordinator

October 21st, 2020

We are looking for a Venue Services Coordinator to join our team! You’ll be on the frontline of representing Monkey Baa, providing excellent customer and client service whilst ensuring that venue hire events and season performances at ARA DQT run smoothly. This is a multifaceted, dynamic role and you’ll be part of an awesome team…

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CREATIVE ASSOCIATE: Expression of interest

October 8th, 2020

Announcing the launch of our Creative Associate program! ____ UPDATE: 28 October 2020 Due to the overwhelming number of amazing applications received, we have amended our timeline. All applicants, including those who have been shortlisted for an interview, will be contacted by Friday 6 November, 2020. ____ ABOUT THE PROGRAM We are looking for a…

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AUDITION CALL OUT: ‘Pete the Sheep’ 2021

October 7th, 2020

  Monkey Baa is holding auditions for the 2021 remounted National tour of Pete the Sheep _________ Written by Eva Di Cesare, Sandra Eldridge & Tim McGarry Directed by Jonathan Biggins Composition & Lyrics by Phil Scott An original musical comedy based on Jackie French and Bruce Whatley’s quirky and quintessentially Australian picture book… hilarious and imaginatively…

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Announcement of Eva Di Cesare as Artistic Director

September 3rd, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE // FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monkey Baa Theatre Company today announced Eva Di Cesare has been appointed Artistic Director effective from 1 January 2021. A co-Founder of the company, Ms Di Cesare’s new era of creative leadership will include commissioning writers and artists from all over Australia to support a greater diversity of emerging…

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