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A chance to work as an associate director at the Young Vic

The Genesis Fellowship, a two-year grant supported by the Genesis Foundation, enables the recipient to develop their craft as a theatre director whilst working closely with the Young Vic’s Artistic Director.

Opportunities whilst in post include supporting the theatre’s programming and artistic planning, contributing to the work of the Young Vic’s Creators Program and mentoring Genesis Future Directors Award recipients. The Genesis Foundation supports the Genesis Fellowship, the Genesis Network and the Genesis Future Directors Award at the Young Vic.

Previous Genesis Fellows include:

Gbolahan Obisesan

Natalie  Abrahami

Carrie Cracknell

Joe Hill-Gibbins

Nadia Latif    

Our present Genesis Fellow is Jennifer Tang.       Jen is an award-winning theatre-maker and director specialising in making new work across multiple disciplines. Her practice spans new writing, devised work and theatre with music, and she has extensive experience of working with communities and young people. 

The Genesis Fellowship is made possible by

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