Li-E Chen is recruiting for a freelance PRODUCER to support her next three to four years of artistic development that has come out of her recent One-Year R&D Opera Project: A Silent Opera on the Life and Art of Tehching Hsieh 2017-2018.

The Producer will provide support for Li-E Chen’s upcoming new writing, performance, residencies and development opportunities. They will collaborate with Li-E Chen on developing partnerships for arts, theatre new writing and music residencies, fundraisings and finance management.


- At least 5 years professional experience in a producing and management role

- Experience working in traditional new writing for theatre, contemporary opera and classical music

- Knowledge and experience of writing contracts

- Excellent budget management skills and experience

- Well organised and efficient, experienced in achieving and working to deadlines

- Experience managing and developing projects over a long term period

- Have a great understanding of the artist’s needs

- Willingness to collaborate with a curator

Closing date: Sunday 7 April 2019.

Shortlisted: Wednesday 10 April 2019

Interviews: Friday 12 April 2019 (or on an alternative date if necessary)

The successful candidate will start between June - July 2019 (open for flexibility), exact date will be discussed during interview.

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About Li-E Chen: Li-E Chen is an interdisciplinary artist and director, moved to London from Hong Kong in 1997. Her interdisciplinary approach includes performance, theatre, site-specific, visual art and mixed media to propose a radically new way of developing experimental performance. Her work draws on concepts of silence, nothingness, and what she calls ‘thinking posture’ as principles for a creative process that does not rely on narrative or representational meaning. Further information about the artist and the recent R&D can be found on her website.