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Donmar CATALYST: 3 exciting assistant roles now open!

CATALYST supports artists with a desire to pursue a career in theatre and are of a background underrepresented at the Donmar and in the wider theatre industry. We define this as artists who experience barriers to work and training due to ethnicity, gender and/ or low socio-economic background and due to being D/deaf, disabled and/ or neurodiverse. 

The Donmar is seeking 3 CATALYST roles to work on a Donmar production. These roles are an opportunity to contribute to, and gain insight into, a professional production process and develop your skills and artistic voice, by assisting either the Set & Costume, Sound or Lighting Designer to realise the design for a Donmar production.

Terms: Up to 23 days across the production

Salary: Β£125 per day

Application deadline: 10am on Monday 27 November

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 11 December (via Zoom)

Please apply through our application portal Breathe, where you can download and submit your application forms.

Please note that we do not accept CVs or cover letters; submissions received without correct forms, or outside of our online portal Breathe will be declined.

If you have any questions, or require an alternative format to apply, please email

All the best,