Artistic Director

  • The application process for this role is now closed. Thank you for your interest.

Streetwise Opera is at a pivotal point in its development as our Founder and Artistic Director, Matt Peacock, departs to launch With One Voice, our international arts and homelessness movement, as a new charity. 

We are seeking an experienced and inspiring Artistic Director whose vision and passion will play a vital role in Streetwise Opera’s development.

The incoming Artistic Director will bring creative leadership to Streetwise Opera as we embark on this exciting new chapter, working with our Co-Executive Directors.

This is an opportunity to shape the artistic vision of a pioneering company working to redefine opera and who it is for.

Streetwise Opera aims to create work that is of equal social and artistic excellence. We believe it is important to involve our performers in projects which are entirely inclusive and where the process is safe and nurturing but also where the final product is of high artistic quality.

How to apply

Download the Artistic Director Job Pack and Equal opportunities monitoring form.

Apply by sending:
-Your CV
- A supporting statement of up to two pages, detailing your suitability for the role, and your vision for Streetwise Opera
- Up to two links to video, audio and/or images of your previous work
- A completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Please send your application to, with “Artistic Director” as the subject line.

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Monday 3 December 2018.

Photo: Mark Savage

Photo: Mark Savage