Thank you for your interest in working at 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.

Young Associates Programme (Voluntary)

The Young Associate scheme offers young people aged 18 and above the opportunity to spend a year gaining experience in the different departments of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds.

It allows people considering a career in the arts to develop their creative skills while receiving guidance and mentoring from theatre professionals.

Whether it’s acting, directing, writing, marketing, front of house, administration or technical, all aspects are essential to the running of a vibrant arts organisation and are available to the Young Associates to explore.

The Young Associates may also be able to assist with Youth Theatre sessions, which can vary from registering members to running workshops.

If you are interested in applying, please read through the Young Associate Application Pack and contact Connie via email or by calling 01284 829933 

Deadline is Sun 15 Jul 2018.

New Non-Executive Directors

The Board is seeking new non executives, initially to be appointed for three years but with the prospect of a second three year term.  The roles are unpaid.

As is the case with most small charities, as well as performing a governance role, trustees are expected to provide practical assistance and support to the executive team in areas in which they are qualified to do so.

Read the Full Non-Executive Directors Role Description and If you feel you might be interested in this role please email a CV and short covering letter to Polly Turner.


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 Theatre Royal has the perfect opportunity for you! We are looking for volunteers to join our friendly distribution 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