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EVENING AND WEEKEND VENUE CLEANING TEAM

Punchdrunk is seeking individuals to join their Venue Cleaning team, working at evenings and weekends. Working throughout the venue you will be responsible for ensuring that the highest standards of cleanliness are maintained and that appropriate cleaning methods are used, reporting any issues to the Cleaning Supervisor and Building Manager in good time. The cleaning team will be responsible for the upkeep of the backstage, offices and performance spaces, ensuring that these are maintained in line with the design of the show, you will have great attention to detail and be able to follow complex instructions.

How to apply: Send your CV and cover letter by email with the subject “Evening & Weekend Venue Cleaner” to [email protected].

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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FREELANCE LIGHTING TECHNICIAN

Punchdrunk is currently seeking Freelance Lighting Technicians to assist us in the show running of The Burnt City as well as being able to undertake maintenance and installation of various show lighting elements. 

Deadline for applications: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course. 

How to apply: Send your CV by email with the subject “Freelance Lighting Technician” to [email protected]

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COSTUME RESETTER

Punchdrunk is seeking organised and collaborative Costume Resetters for the show run of The Burnt City. The Costume Resetters will be instrumental in ensuring that performers are appropriately dressed and that costumes are reset and ready for the next performance. They will work closely with the Performing Company, Stage Management and Wardrobe department to help maintain the creative vision for the show and raise any general issues, including noting repairs that may need to be made to costumes.

How to apply: Send your CV and cover letter by email with the subject “Costume Resetter” to [email protected].

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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FRONT OF HOUSE STEWARD

Punchdrunk is seeking enthusiastic and committed Front of House Stewards to join the Front of House Team on an exciting new show. The successful candidate will play a key role in welcoming audience members, ensuring their safety and delivering excellent customer service before, during and after the show. They should possess strong teamwork and communication skills, be observant and be able to maintain a calm and positive attitude in a busy environment. Experience working in a commercial theatrical environment is desirable.

How to apply: Send your CV and cover letter by email with the subject “Front of House Steward” to [email protected].

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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BAR STAFF

Punchdrunk is seeking a pool of skilled and enthusiastic Bar Staff to operate the bar on our next project, The Burnt City. The successful candidates will work with Production and Venue teams to operate a site specific bar to run in conjunction with an exciting new show. You will be serving a range of beverages in a busy bar and immersive performance space and be responsible for keeping the bar areas clean and tidy. You will have excellent customer service, communication and team working skills.

How to apply: Send your CV and cover letter by email with the subject “Bar Staff” to [email protected].

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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Performers

Generally, auditions for performers are held by invitation only for each production as occasion arises. Dancers in particular are usually expected to have at least three years professional experience in order to qualify for audition.

Calls for dancers and actors are made here on the website as well as through industry channels such as Equity Job Information Service and Arts Council England’s Arts Jobs mailing service. While we cannot guarantee to attend performances of work, performers are welcome to keep us informed of appearances by email or post.

 

Designers

Punchdrunk works with both experienced and emerging design artists who are excited by the variety and specialisms of design installation and scenography. The work incorporates design skills across the spectrum of construction, props, scenic painting, set dressing and costume. Recruitment for designers is advertised here on the website as well as through the usual industry channels.

Stage Management, Lighting and Sound Technicians

Punchdrunk’s work offers challenging, creatively satisfying opportunities for crew members with expertise and enthusiasm for stage management, lighting, sound and special effects. Productions generally entail a demanding level of site logistics and rigging.

Prospective crew members are usually invited for interview as occasion arises. Recruitment for production and performance staff is advertised here on the website as well as through the usual industry channels.

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