Thank you for your interest in working at the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds.


All our current vacancies are listed on this page with application packs for download. If there are no listings do check back regularly to view any opportunities that may arise, you can also look out in our News section for newly listed jobs.


Chaperones Required


We are looking for female chaperones for our two teams of female performers, aged between 10 and 15 years, in this year’s pantomime Jack & The Beanstalk in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

Up to 3 performances on some days from 27 November 2015 to 10 January 2016.

If you don’t already hold a local authority chaperone licence, we will take you through the application process.

Hours will be variable to include weekends and evenings including over the Christmas period (excluding 25 December 2015).

Hours will be on a rota basis, from the start of rehearsals on Sunday, 1 November 2015.

Please call or email Natalie Sinnadurai on 01284 829944 or email

Wages will be based on £6.70 per hour



Young Associates – Applications now open

Applications for our Young Associates 2015 are now open.

Download the application form here:

Young Associates Application Pack


Part Time Front of House Supervisor/Duty Manager (Maternity Cover)

The Front of House Supervisor is also a senior Duty Manager representing the Theatre management during performance times.

The post is responsible, with the Front of House Manager for the smooth running of all customer services and for ensuring that at all times the organisation is presented to the public in a professional, caring and welcoming manner.

For a full job description and application form click here


Marketing Volunteers

Do you love theatre and want to learn more from behind the scenes? Enjoy meeting new people and have some spare time during the week? Then the Theatre Royal has the perfect opportunity for you!

We are looking for volunteers to join our friendly marketing team to help with the following:

  • Distributing flyers to the general public in the town centre.
  • Visiting the local shops, eateries and businesses on our distribution list to deliver posters and flyers.
  • Delivering leaflets to local schools on our distribution list (if transportation allows).
  • Helping to prepare mailings for customers when necessary.


Or alternatively, we are always looking for people to join our Advocate list in which we send print to your address for you to display in your local area.

To talk about any of the above roles or for more information please contact our Press and Communications Officer, Nicki Dixon. Telephone: 01284 829947 or email: