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Auditions

The best way to find out about our auditions is to follow us on Twitter and Facebook as we always share information through our social media outlets.

We also post any open auditions here and on Arts Jobs.

A good way to get to know our Artistic Director better and develop your puppetry skills is to go on one of our training courses. Take a look in the workshops section for more details. 

You can also email casting_at_symbol_theatre-rites_fullstop_co.uk if you’d like to join our training mailing list. We will then update you with news of future courses.

Artists wanted for a new hip-hop puppetry show

Theatre-Rites and 20 Stories High are holding auditions in London on Monday 11th September

We are looking for: Rappers/MC’s/ Spoken word artistsB-Boys, B-Girls, Street Dancers (Preferably with contemporary and modern movement vocabulary) and singer/songwriters, beat-boxers for In The Mix, a brand new Hip-Hop Puppetry show.

Leading on from the success of our award-winning show, The Broke ‘N’ Beat Collective, Theatre-Rites and 20 Stories High are seeking artists for an exciting new show for 2019. This project will be an animated Musical Gig, with stories collected from children and their young parents about their experiences of 21st Century UK, woven throughout the performance.

 

HOW TO APPLY:  Please provide us with

·         a CV

·         a link to a short clip (if available) of you performing

·         Your availability on Monday 11th September and for Tuesday 12th September (recall audition in London)

Please send this information to casting@theatre-rites.co.uk and feel free to email us or give us a call on 0207 164 6196 if you have any questions.

DEADLINE FOR APPLYING: Friday 1st September 2017 at 10am 

Please note, we will only be able to send out responses to successful applicants. 


 

This is a paid position and will be in accordance with ITC/Equity rates & regulations.  We are looking for artists who can preferably offer a long-term commitment for:

Research and Development Week:         4th-9th December 2017

Research and Development Week:         June 2018 (exact dates tbc)

Rehearsal and Tour:                                   Jan – March 2019

To find out more about our previous show The Broke ‘N’ Beat Collective, please visit:
http://www.theatre-rites.co.uk/show.php?id=16&title=The_Broke_N_Beat_Collective and watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TV9HS1BUAnE

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Audition for Puppeteers for various upcoming projects

Theatre-Rites is holding a workshop audition for puppeteers for a number of exciting projects coming up over the next two years.  Auditions will be on Monday 2nd October in central London.  

Auditionees must be:

·        Highly skilled puppeteers

·        Comfortable with the devising process

·        Have a minimum of 4 years professional experience


Upcoming projects include a brand new hip-hop puppetry show in collaboration with 20 Stories High (In The Mix). All positions will be paid and will be in accordance with ITC/Equity rates & regulations.  

HOW TO APPLY:  Please provide us with

  •  A CV and covering note
  • Your availability on Monday 2nd October for audition.
  •  Whether you are available from 4th-9th December for an R&D week (please note, this is only if you are interested in auditioning for In The Mix)

Please send this information to casting@theatre-rites.co.uk. Feel free to email us or give us a call on 0207 164 6196 if you have any questions. Please put your name and ‘puppeteer’ in the subject line, i.e. ‘Stephanie Jones- Puppeteer’

DEADLINE FOR APPLYING: 10am on Thursday 7th September

 

Information on In the Mix

Leading on from the success of our award-winning show, The Broke ‘N’ Beat Collective, Theatre-Rites and 20 Stories High are creating an exciting new show for 2019. This project will be an animated Musical Gig, with stories collected from children and their young parents about their experiences of 21st Century UK, woven throughout the performance.

We are looking for puppeteers who can preferably offer a long-term commitment for:

Research and Development Week: 4th-9th December 2017

Research and Development Week: June 2018 (exact dates tbc)

Rehearsal and Tour: Jan – March 2019

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