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GENERAL MANAGER

Punchdrunk is seeking an impressive senior arts administrator for its General Manager. The General Manager is intended to act as a lynchpin to the numerous projects, priorities and people that make up Punchdrunk. The General Manager will act as an integral part of the company’s senior team. The remit is broad; managing our people, company administration, supporting our Senior Producers on our many development projects, together with the new rostra of events and projects developed at One Cartridge Place.

How to apply: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: 12pm on Monday 31st October

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FREELANCE PRODUCER POOL

Punchdrunk has a number of development projects ready for Freelance Producers to start work on immediately for periods from six weeks to three months. Freelance Producers will oversee the creative and production development of these projects, as well as develop budgets and financial models for production. The ideal candidates will have a strategic and inventive approach to developing new projects.

How to apply: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: 12pm on Monday 31st October. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

 

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SENIOR STAGE MANAGER

Punchdrunk is seeking an experienced and confident Senior Stage Manager to run the floor and effectively lead the Stage Management team on our new project The Burnt City. The Senior Stage Manager will work with the Producing and Creative teams to provide excellent stage management of the show and performers, and line management of the stage management team, along with day-to-day administrative support, generating show reports, and contributing to weekly production meetings.

How to apply: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: Friday 7th October at 12pm. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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DEPUTY HEAD OF WARDROBE

Punchdrunk is looking for an experienced Deputy Head of Wardrobe to work within the Wardrobe Department of The Burnt City. The successful candidate will play a supportive role to the Head of Wardrobe in running an exciting and fast-paced workroom/backstage environment with a highly skilled team on our large scale production. They will work with the creative team and other departments to ensure the successful set up and continued running of the show. 

This role is offered on full-time or part-time basis.

How to apply: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: Thursday 13th October at 12pm. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in due course.

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WEEKEND PROP RESETTER

Punchdrunk is seeking proactive and collaborative Prop Resetters to work at the weekends on 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: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: 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: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: 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 The Burnt City. 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: Complete the application form here, including your CV and cover letter.

If you have any questions or are experiencing any difficulties with the application process, please contact [email protected].

Deadline for applications: 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. 

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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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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