The Eclipse Award - Panellist Call Out

We’re looking for an early career artist based in the North to help judge The Eclipse Award 2020.

After our announcement earlier this month, we’re very excited at the level of responses and applications so far to be the next winner of The Eclipse Award. Our current panel of Eclipse and Summerhall leadership teams and industry specialists would like to encourage an artist in their early career to join the decision making process. This panellist will be based in the North of England and will use their experience and insight so far to help us to choose this year’s winner.

The panellist selected will be invited to the Eclipse Theatre office in Leeds to discuss applications week commencing 9 March 2020.

This is a paid opportunity. A fee will be paid to the selected panellist and travel expenses will also be covered.

How To Apply
Please send up to 200 words or a video of up to 5 minutes on your experience so far and how you could contribute to helping us find the Eclipse Award winner of 2020. To be considered, email this information along with a completed Equal Opportunities Form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by midday, Monday 2 March 2020.

To download an Equal Opportunities Form, click here.

About The Eclipse Award
Presented by Eclipse Theatre and Summerhall, The Eclipse Award aims to help UK Black artists and fellow artists who are also marginalised for their race, and who make boundary-pushing performance work, to undertake an Edinburgh Fringe run. Find out more about The Eclipse Award here >

The Eclipse Award - Panellist Call Out