Salary: GBP £20-£25K pro rata (depending on project)
Application Deadline: April 4, 2018 5:00 pm
Company: Vamos Theatre
Vamos Theatre seeks full mask actors
Auditions: April 17th 2018, 11am-6pm; Worcester, UK
Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company, is casting for three upcoming projects:
Sharing Joy: touring June-July 2018
We seek four actors for Sharing Joy, our highly successful show for care homes.
For more information: www.vamostheatre.co.uk/shows/show/sharing-joy
Vamos Theatre performs full mask Walkabout regularly throughout the UK and worldwide, and draw from a pool of performers who are trained specifically for the acts we present.
For more information: https://www.vamostheatre.co.uk/shows/walkabout
Finding Joy: touring UK and Europe Sept-Nov 2018
Depending on the availability of existing cast members, we are seeking performers for the autumn tour of Finding Joy¸ our award-winning show about dementia.
For more information: https://www.vamostheatre.co.uk/shows/show/finding-joy
For all three projects we are looking for experienced physical theatre actors, both male and female, to perform in one or more of these productions. Applicants should have strong physical performance skills, be creative, hard-working, reliable and comfortable with devised theatre: mask experience is preferable, but not essential.
For Sharing Joy in particular, we seek performers who are open, warm, playful, cheeky and loving, who see the importance of this work and relate well to older people. Performances use full mask, dancing and singing, and skills in at least one of these areas is important.
Please do not apply unless you have at least 3 years’ professional acting experience, including touring.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from everyone who fits the job description, regardless of race, sex, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.
Auditions will be over a full day and workshop-based.
Date/time: April 17th 2018, 11am-6pm.
Where: Worcester Arts Workshop, Sansome Street, Worcester, WR1 1UH (2 mins walk from Worcester Foregate St railway station)
We strongly recommend you visit our website at the link below for more information on these projects & rehearsal dates before applying to audition. https://www.vamostheatre.co.uk/about/vamos-job-opportunities/performer-auditions
To apply, please submit your C.V. with a short letter explaining your interest in Vamos Theatre to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4th April 2018.
Due to the volume of applications, it will not be possible for us to respond to everyone. Successful audition applicants will be notified by April 11th 2018 at the latest.