Strike A Light

This Autumn we’re running a range of workshops to help you make your way in the arts.

Expiry Date: 14th November 2019

An opportunity to show case a performance in front of a supportive audience

Expiry Date: 14th November 2019

Bristol Old Vic& Theatre Royal Trust Ltd

We are looking for an experienced Company Manager for a fixed term maternity cover contract.   The Company Manager is responsible for all Stage Management requirements and for the welfare of the acting companies at Bristol Old Vic, whether at the theatre, at…

Closing Date: 14th November 2019

Salary: £26,500 per annum

Many Minds

Exciting opportunity to a Board of Trustees for a Bristol based mental health and performance charity and help shape the vision and future of a new and dynamic organisation.

Expiry Date: 15th November 2019

Travelling Light Theatre Company

Travelling Light are looking for volunteers with experience in either education, community development, finance or the arts to join our board of trustees.

Expiry Date: 15th November 2019
Keywords: Governance, leadership

Pavilion Dance South West

PDSW are looking for an imaginative producer to work within our Engagement Team who is committed to our values; being generous, inclusive, inspiring and passionate about dance. The role will create and deliver dance experiences by, with and for children…

Closing Date: 15th November 2019

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000

Viv Gordon

Viv Gordon is looking for an experienced and organised producer for an initial 18 day contract between Dec 2019 and Feb 2020 with a view to a long term partnership supporting Viv’s ambitious plans over the next 18 months -…

Closing Date: 15th November 2019

Salary: £150/day

Creative Youth Network

Volunteer Assistant Stage Manager aged 16 – 25 needed for an immersive live performance this November.

Expiry Date: 17th November 2019

SGS College

We are looking to appoint an experienced technician to support both internal and external productions and events in our two theatres and other venues.

Closing Date: 17th November 2019

Salary: Up to £18,054.00 pro rata per annum

Ruth Ramsay

The Anansi and the Grand Prize production team offering up to three young people or a mature student of African Caribbean descent a unique shadowing opportunity at Bristol Old Vic Theatre.

Expiry Date: 20th November 2019

Bristol Old Vic& Theatre Royal Trust Ltd

We’re looking for a proactive and flexible person to work closely with the Front of House Manager to deliver all aspects of our front of house operations at the theatre. This is a varied role involving frontline customer-focused work, behind-the-scenes administrative,…

Closing Date: 21st November 2019

Salary: £19,350 per annum

Keywords: front of house, theatre

Volunteer performance project with improvisation and storytelling experience included, culminating in a show for International Women’s Day on Saturday 7th March at the Bristol Improv Theatre.

Expiry Date: 22nd November 2019

Bristol Hippodrome

As a Theatre Administrator you will ensure the smooth running of the venue, working with all departments, central teams and producers to ensure the best possible experience for all.

Closing Date: 22nd November 2019

Salary: £15,334.80 per annum

BLOC Productions

The person appointed will lead the artistic vision, set the production ethos and have the capability to maintain BLOC’s reputation for the highest possible production standards.

Closing Date: 22nd November 2019

Salary: Contract - negotiable

Jazz Police Improv

Opportunity to join a great longform improv troupe and perform across Bristol and nationally.

Expiry Date: 23rd November 2019

Jack Dean

We are seeking an experienced, confident and empathetic director to work with Jack Dean on Vinland, a dark, wintry Viking adventure for ages 9 and up. 

Closing Date: 24th November 2019

Salary: £1500 (based on 15 days work at £100 per day) plus travel and accommodation.

Jack Dean

We are seeking an experienced Designer to work with Jack Dean on Vinland, a dark, wintry Viking adventure for ages 9 and up.

Closing Date: 24th November 2019

Salary: £2000 fee (based on 20 days’ work at £100 per day) and £1000 materials budget, plus travel and accommodation where needed.

NoFit State

A male circus artist with parkour, acrobatic and dance/movement skills to join the cast for BLOCK, our incredible dance-circus collaboration with Motionhouse

Closing Date: 24th November 2019

Salary: £550 per week from 9th March to 31st May then weekly or daily performance fee payable whilst on tour (depending on tour schedule)

Common Wealth

Theatre Producer, Social Change, Site Specific Theatre, Political Theatre

Closing Date: 25th November 2019

Salary: 30k

Pavilion Dance South West

PDSW are looking for a Digital Creative to join us as our Digital Marketing Officer. You’ll be someone who loves sharing the stories people tell us about the difference we make to their lives and work, and wants to shout…

Closing Date: 25th November 2019

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000

Plymouth Cultural Education Partnership

Plymouth Cultural Education Partnership (PCEP) are looking to co-produce a professional production as part of the With Flying Colours programme. We are seeking a South West based theatre company to devise and perform a brand new production co-created with children…

Closing Date: 27th November 2019

Salary: £20,000

WOMAD Festival

WOMAD Festival is very excited to be recruiting an exceptional Marketing Officer to join their team.

Closing Date: 27th November 2019

Salary: 15-16.5k (9-month contract fee)

Strike A Light

This Autumn we’re running a range of workshops to help you make your way in the arts.

Expiry Date: 28th November 2019

Wiltshire Creative

In the lead-up to and during the 2020 Salisbury International Arts Festival, the Communications Assistant (Trainee) will provide support across marketing, PR and sales activity for the full range of Wiltshire Creative’s activities. It is a fantastic opportunity for an…

Closing Date: 29th November 2019

Salary: £17,076.80


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced producer to join the delivery team for Mayfest 2020.

Closing Date: 29th November 2019

Salary: £7500


Wells Theatre Festival – Stage Manager/PA

Expiry Date: 30th November 2019

CTP Party Bristol

Be a big kid! Have fun, whilst being paid to do so, and ensure the children have fun too!

Closing Date: 30th November 2019


Keywords: actor, bristol, drama, theatre

Merlin Theatre

The Merlin Theatre Frome are accepting submissions for our third original playwriting competition.

Expiry Date: 1st December 2019

Action Hero

You Can Be My Wingman is a week-long, hosted retreat for performance makers of all kinds. Produced by Action Hero, supported by Dartington Trust, and with mentoring from Canadian artist Maiko Yamamoto, the retreat is an open-ended, non-pressurised space for…

Expiry Date: 2nd December 2019


The Board of Trustees for Arnolfini, Bristol is seeking new Trustees to join the board and help the charity achieve its vision as Bristol’s International Centre for Contemporary Art. We are particularly seeking trustees who have specialist experience and expertise…

Closing Date: 2nd December 2019

Salary: Voluntary

The Friends of the Princess, Burnham on Sea

The Friends of the Princess require at least three Trustees to incorporate the CIO and develop our role for the future. We are specifically looking to recruit a Chair and Trustees who have a passion for the arts with significant…

Closing Date: 6th December 2019

Salary: Voluntary


Penultimate Theatre Company are looking for emerging artists from multiple disciplines who identify as female with a keen interest in live performance. This opportunity is for a new show in development, FE(MALE), which will be showcased at IdeasLAB, Theatre Royal…

Expiry Date: 7th December 2019
Keywords: actor, artist, showcase, theatre

Mr Marvel UK

Mr Marvel Children’s Entertainer is recruiting in the Bristol area. Come and be party of our team!

Closing Date: 8th December 2019

Salary: £65-£85 per hour

Cirque Bijou

We are looking for an exceptional arts administrator (maternity cover) to run our busy office and act as a central point between all members of staff and a first point of contact for artists, clients and creative partners.

Closing Date: 9th December 2019

Salary: £20-24k per annum, dependent on experience

Keywords: bristol, circus

Wells Theatre festival

Director for young people’s community production

Expiry Date: 21st December 2019

Proteus Theatre Company

Proteus Theatre are seeking expressions of interest from practitioners of all specialisms to become founding members of The Proteus Network.

Expiry Date: 31st December 2019

Rosalind Johnson

Wells Theatre Festival

Expiry Date: 31st December 2019

Rosalind Johnson

Assistant Director

Expiry Date: 31st December 2019
Keywords: director, drama, theatre

Remania Productions

Up the Creek! Audition: 29th November 4pm, Lansdown Pub, Lansdown Rd, Clifton. We are looking for performers/writers with a talent for comedy to take part in a revue which exposes some of the absurdities of the current political situation. There…

Closing Date: 19th January 2020

Salary: Profit share

Zied Hosni

Casting for a short movie about autism.

Expiry Date: 2nd February 2020

Grace Swordy

Internship position, Creative Minds programme. Assisting on Summer School 2020, working with international teenagers. Facilitation, artistic workshops, games, pastoral and adventure work.

Expiry Date: 15th February 2020

Maya de Freitas

New scratch night in Exeter at The Exeter Phoenix! Artist / Theatre Company / Tech call out!

Expiry Date: 29th February 2020

Pervasive Media Studio

Bristol’s Pervasive Media Studio hosts a brilliant community of over 100 artists, creative companies, technologists and academics exploring experience design and creative technology. And we want you to join us.

Expiry Date: 31st March 2020

SS Great Britain

Gain experience in interacting with the public in role as a Costumed Interpretation Volunteer at the SS Great Britain.

Expiry Date: 31st July 2020

Bill Kenwright LTD

Bill Kenwright Limited’s new theatre stores in Westbury, are looking to increase their pool of casual technicians and crew.

Closing Date: 2nd August 2020

Salary: 140.00 a day

Keywords: Westbury, Wiltshire, casual, crew

Everyday Access Solutions workshops, Accessible Events Delivery workshop, and freelance Access Officer services available.

Expiry Date: 30th September 2022

Touring theatre players required for Czech plays translated into English – Havel legacy Experience of Central European Drama tradition an advantage…

Expiry Date: 7th November 2022

Johnny G children's party Entertainer and kid's magician Bristol

Skills needed – painting.

Closing Date: 30th June 2025

Salary: £10 an hr