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As the 2022 Adelaide Festival approaches, we will be advertising a number of different positions. Read on for more information!



Adelaide Festival is regarded as one of the great multi-arts festivals of the world, placing Adelaide at the centre of Australia’s cultural life. The Adelaide Festival Board seeks an exceptional Artistic Director to succeed Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy when they complete their tenure in 2023.

The Artistic Director is responsible for the Festival’s artistic vision, overseeing all aspects of the program, collaborating with artists and companies within South Australia, Australia and around the globe to create and drive a bold, multi-genre annual program celebrating excellence, diversity and innovation in the arts.

Working with the Board and Executive Director, the Artistic Director will shape a program which is both compelling and inventive, engaging and inspiring audiences of scale, that continues to cement Adelaide’s reputation as a Festival city of international renown.

This senior national and international role requires extensive global knowledge of the arts, working across genres, with the skill, dynamism and ambition required to simultaneously achieve tremendous artistic, audience and community outcomes.

For further information, please download the candidate pack or contact Richard Evans at REĂ Consulting:

Applications close on Friday 4 February, 2022.