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BOX OFFICE ASSISTANT

Punchdrunk is seeking experienced and collaborative Box Office Assistants to help with the operation of the box office for The Burnt City, specifically at show times. The successful candidates will work with the Box Office Manager to provide exceptional customer service to all visitors to The Burnt City. They should possess outstanding organisational skills, with the ability to maintain a calm and positive attitude in a busy environment. The ideal candidates will have experience and knowledge of the working practices of a commercial box office and all that is necessary to ensure the smooth running of a busy incoming.

Deadline for applications: 12pm on Wednesday 25th May by email, with the subject “Box Office Assistant” 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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PROP RESETTER

Punchdrunk is seeking proactive and collaborative Prop Resetters for the show run of The Burnt City. The Prop Resetters will liaise with the Assistant Stage Managers to reset props throughout the performance space – actioning notes given by Stage Management and preserving the Designer’s creative vision for the show. They will work closely with Stage Management, Production and the Design team to note any repairs that need to be made to props and raise any general issues. This is a practical and physically demanding role that requires walking and standing for long periods of time.

How to apply: Send your CV and cover letter by email with the subject “Prop 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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VENUE CLEANING TEAM

Punchdrunk is seeking individuals to join their Venue Cleaning team. 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 “Cleaning Team” to [email protected].

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

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STAGE DOOR

Punchdrunk is seeking a pool of proactive and resourceful Stage Door staff with great people skills to act as the first point of contact on the premises of our next project, The Burnt City. As a team the Stage Door staff will open and close the building, managing the stage door during all building opening hours including during the show run. They will be the welcoming face of the company, providing a warm and helpful first point of contact for all staff and performers, contractors and visitors. They will ensure all receive a warm welcome, check credentials, communicate with other departments, organise inductions and keep accurate records.

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

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

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AUDITIONS: SLEEP NO MORE, SHANGHAI

选角要求
Casting Criteria
舞者
– 男女不限,国籍不限;
– 具有极强的现代舞技巧和即兴能力,至少三年专业表演经验;
– 擅长和舞伴合作;
– 认真、全面、精力充沛;
– 入选后可全职参与演出,签约期约14个月(从2022年6月-2023年7月)。

Dancers
– Male and female professional dancers of all nationalities.
– Very strong improvisation and devising skills, with a minimum of 3 years professional dance experience.
– Excellent in cooperating with dance partners.
– Committed, versatile, energetic.
– Full-time availability is required. Contract lasts around 14 months(June 2022 – July 2023).

演员
– 男女不限,国籍不限;
– 表演专业院校毕业,18-45岁;
– 认真、全面、精力充沛;
– 有个人魅力;
– 入选后可全职参与演出,签约期约14个月(从2022年6月-2023年7月)

Actors
– Male actors of all nationalities.
– Professional acting training is required, aged 18-45.
– Committed, versatile, energetic, charismatic
– Strong personal charisma.
– Full-time availability is required. Contract lasts around 14 months(June 2022 – July 2023)

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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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