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Voluntary Posts: Board members: Eastgate Theatre, Peebles

Deadline: Friday 29 May 2020

About The Theatre
The Eastgate Theatre is an independent arts and community venue in the rural town of Peebles in the Scottish Borders. The facilities include: a flexible theatre for live performances and cinema screenings; a studio for performances, workshops, classes and exhibitions; and a licensed café.

The Eastgate presents a busy programme consisting of around 120 live performances and 100 film screenings annually, accompanied by a participation programme offering 35 hours of classes and workshops every week. The multi-genre schedule combines internationally acclaimed artists, national companies touring throughout Scotland and beyond, local creative organisations and practitioners. The Eastgate now regularly attracts audiences from all parts of the Scottish Borders as well as the immediate hinterland of Lanarkshire and the Lothians.

Individual Skills Sought

We wish to strengthen the current board and seek applications from individuals with a background and skills in any of the following areas of expertise:

  • Legal
  • Human resources
  • Business and commercial
  • Environmental sustainability

If you have the time and experience for these voluntary positions or maybe you are just interested in the arts and want to support your local theatre we really would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from all but to enhance the diversity of the board we are particularly interested in hearing from people aged under 50.

Your commitment

The board meets 6 times per year. Time commitment at present is approximately 2-4 hours per month depending on the role undertaken.

If you would like to apply or find out more, please send your CV or note of interest to the Chair, Ron Inglis at ron.inglis@craigmount.org

or access our website: https://eastgatearts.com

Interviews will be held in Peebles at a mutually convenient time.

The Eastgate Theatre is a registered charity SC024713