4 Jul 2022

dlr Mill Theatre seeks new, voluntary directors!

The Mill Theatre signage at dlr Mill Theatre

Exciting Times!

dlr Mill Theatre is refreshing its board of directors. If you feel you have the energy, experience and skills to help steer the Mill Theatre through the next five years of its development, and you have a passion for theatre and community then we want to meet you. Send an email expressing your interest to info@milltheatre.ie, with FAO Chairperson in the subject line.

The dlr Mill Theatre sits at the creative heart of Dundrum. It delivers a packed programme of local drama, touring productions, youth theatre, artist development, and a schools programme that connects with teachers and young people across the country. It has become a model of community practice, bringing together amateur passion and professional practice for the benefit and wellbeing of its communities. Following three years of extraordinary growth in audience numbers, in engagement with community groups, young people and schools, of award nominations and an ever more packed and exciting programme of events, and following an intensive strategic review during 2021, the Mill is becoming one of the most ambitious and successful theatres in the country.

We are emerging from the pandemic stronger and more ambitious than ever. Our mission is to create a unique place of creativity, entertainment and education that brings together the creative passions of our many communities with the ambition and abilities of the finest professional, creative practitioners.

dlr Mill Theatre has an enthusiastic and energetic Board of Directors made up of volunteers from the community and private sector. The board is now in the process of refreshing itself and we are welcoming expressions of interest from people with experience in one or a combination of the following areas:

  • Community Arts Development
  • Financial Management/ Accountancy
  • Amateur and Community Drama
  • Company, Entertainment Law and Governance
  • The secondary education sector/curriculum development/creative Schools
  • Strategy and Business Development
  • The Arts Funding Environment
  • Marketing and Public relations
  • Audience Engagement and Development
  • HR

Mill Theatre Management is a Company Limited by Guarantee. Directors serve in a voluntary capacity. The Board meets a minimum of four times throughout the year, and directors are expected to serve on subcommittees.

If you wish to learn more about serving on our board, please contact info@milltheatre.ie

With your help we can realise our mission at the Creative Heart of Dundrum.