THEATRE - Male & Female Performers (playing age 18-40) for 'Elf and Reindeer’s Christmas Cracker' (apply by 16th Sept)

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CASTING
The Lichfield Garrick Theatre is recruiting two freelance performers for our young children’s Christmas show ‘Elf and Reindeer’s Christmas Cracker’; a 45minute original production for children aged 2-7 years old and their families. 

Performer Specification:
- One male – playing age 18-40.
- One female – playing age 18-40.      

We are interested in performers who are competent:
  • Working creatively as devisers and improvisers.
  • In telling stories physically and responding to music.
  • Playing a range of characters.
  • Interacting with young audience members and their families.

We are particularly interested in performers who can sing and/or play an instrument or perform percussion to a basic level.

Fee:
 
Rehearsal and performance fee (including attending the R&D) - £2655.
Inclusive of all travel, accommodation and subsistence, as required.

Rehearsal and Performance Schedule:
Audition: 19th or 20th September – please state which date/s you are available.
R&D: 15th, 16th, 17th October. Attendance is not mandatory, but preference will be given to applicants able to attend.
Rehearsal: 26th Nov - 1st Dec and 4th & 5th Dec.
Performance: 6th- 24th Dec (no performances 10th & 17th).
Auditions and rehearsals will be held in Lichfield.

To appl
y:
Please email lucy.nicholls@lichfieldgarrick.com by 5pm Sunday 16th September including:
  • CV, headshot and/or showreel.
  • A brief summary of why the project is of interest and how you meet the person specification (200 words max).
  • Availability for the audition and R&D.


source: artsjob.org.uk