Festival Co-Director / 2014-present

Incoming Festival celebrates the best emerging theatre companies selected from a nationwide call out. Founded in 2014 and presented across 10 days at the New Diorama Theatre, Incoming Festival showcases emerging theatre companies alongside workshops and panel discussions. The 2015 and 2016 festivals saw over 2200 audience members and 270 workshop participants. The festival has partnered with Equity, Little Angel Theatre, Theatre Delicatessen, OneKX and Whitelight and has been funded through Arts Council England, Equity, IdeasTap, Kevin Spacey Foundation and private donors.

Jake is the Co-Director and Producer of Incoming Festival. Through the festival he programmes, raises funds, markets, produces and production manages each year with a small team.