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Here you’ll find information about any creative opportunities from Exeter Phoenix and our associates. For job vacancies, see our jobs page here >>

Creative Opportunities at Exeter Phoenix


Two Short Nights Film Festival 2019: Submissions now open

  • Earlybird Deadline (£6 per entry): 31 March 2019
  • Regular Deadline (£9 per entry): 31 May 2019
  • Late Deadline (£12 per entry): 31 July 2019
  • Extended Deadline (£17 per entry): 9 August 2019
  • Notification Date: 31 October 2019

Submissions are now open for Two Short Nights Film Festival 2019 for short films from every genre including drama, animation, documentary, artists moving image, experimental and music videos.

Find out more here >>

£1,500 For Artists/Makers To Create A Performance Around Loneliness

Deadline: 1 Apr 2019

Exeter Northcott Theatre have partnered with The Wellcome Centre for Cultures & Environments of Health with a call for performance artists and makers. 

As part of The Wellcome Centre’s project, ‘Loneliness and Community: Transforming Belonging at the University of Exeter’, three artists will work alongside academics and students to develop an original performance work. 

Each of the three artists/makers will receive a fee of £1,500. 

Find out more and apply now >> 

Exeter Fringe Festival 2019

Deadline: Fri 8 Mar

Applications are now invited for the inaugural Exeter Fringe Festival which will take place 26 Jul – 4 Aug across Exeter Phoenix and The Barnfield Theatre. The Festival are looking for shows that span fringe theatre, family theatre, comedy, scratch/WIP pieces, and other genres. 

Find out more >

See Films For Free

Deadline: Ongoing

We’re recruiting new volunteer stewards, and are looking for enthusiastic people who love film and enjoy working in a customer focused environment.

Shifts are available for every cinema screening, and include collecting tickets on the door, assisting with the smooth running of Studio 74 during screenings, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and advocating Exeter Phoenix facilities and events.


Become an Exeter Phoenix Gallery Invigilator

Deadline: ongoing

Are you are looking to gain experience in a contemporary arts environment, and immerse yourself in the Exeter art scene?

We are looking for people to assist in invigilating our main gallery on Saturday afternoons, talking to visitors, ensuring the safety of the artwork and helping collect comments.


See Events For Free

Deadline: Ongoing

Are you are looking to gain experience in a professional arts environment, and see a whole host of live music along the way?

We are looking for people to assist in the smooth running of our music gigs, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and helping to promote Exeter Phoenix facilities and events. If you are enthusiastic, enjoy working in a customer focused environment and excited by our program this could be for you.


Exhibiting Opportunities

Deadline: ongoing

Gallery333: Gallery333 is a dedicated space to exhibit small, contemporary art installations. It is an intimate ‘window’ gallery space with a secure glass door situated in a busy location within the building. Dimensions are 125cm high x 74cm wide x 36cm deep.

Café Gallery: Our busy café bar offers a great platform for visual artists based in the South West to exhibit and sell their work. Suitable for 2D artworks with max.  dimensions of approx. 1m. We are looking for a range of contemporary practice including challenging and experimental work.

Submissions should be by email with images or web link attached along with an outline proposal, statement and CV if applicable


Become a Reviewer with the reviews hub

Deadline: Ongoing

The Reviews Hub is currently looking to expand the review team in Exeter and the South West.The Reviews Hub is a nation-wide theatre review website offering comprehensive coverage of regional theatre in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the review team. Get in touch for more information.