Dublin Dance Festival seeks Artistic Director


Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin Dance Festival (DDF) brings diverse artists, audiences and communities together to create and share exceptional dance experiences. We present the best Irish and international dance and act as a vital platform for artists and the creation of new work, encouraging artistic collaboration, experimentation and innovation in dance.

Artistic Director 

DDF seeks a dynamic, agile Artistic Director to curate excellent, daring and relevant dance experiences, to broaden DDF’s reach, and to create new pathways for engagement with dance. The successful candidate will be an inspiring, enterprising and experienced artistic leader.

They will be well connected and respected within the dance sector, with the capacity to build positive relationships and collaborate with a range of diverse stakeholders within diverse contexts. They will have the expertise to drive DDF’s influence internationally and to positively impact the landscape of dance in Ireland. They will bring a generous, inclusive, equitable leadership approach which aligns with DDF’s ethos and values.

Dublin Dance Festival is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from individuals who are underrepresented in the cultural sector.

Closing date for applications: 3rd March.

A full job description, person specification and details on how to apply can be found in the Candidate Pack here: bit.ly/DDFArtisticDirector_JobSpecs.