Jobs & Opportunities
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There are currently no vacancies within the Travelling Light team.
We often need enthusiastic and reliable volunteers to help us with our regular young peoples programme, and occasionally volunteers help us with prop making on our productions. Visit the Volunteer page to learn more.
Volunteer opportunity - Youth Theatre Showcases
We are looking for volunteers to assist at our forthcoming Youth Theatre Showcase. It is a great opportunity to see the work of our young participants, find out more about Travelling Light’s work within our local community of Barton Hill and celebrate young people’s creativity.
The details are as follows:
WHEN: Saturday 22nd February 2020
WHERE: Barton Hill Settlement, 43 Ducie Road, Bristol BS5 0AX
WHAT: The day will showcase the work of our 5 youth theatre groups: Louder than Words (our group for young people with additional needs aged 7-15 years), ActionSpeak (our group for young disabled people aged 16-25 years), and our 7-10s, 11-13s and 14-19s drama groups.
TIMES: There are 2 shifts during the day. SHIFT 1 = 9.45am – 1.45pm; SHIFT 2 = 1.30pm – 6.15pm.
RESPONSIBLITIES: Your volunteer role could include assisting our audience with enquiries; directing the audience to the correct performance space; checking the booking list; manning the fire door and assisting in evacuation procedures if required. Note you may need to stand outside for some of the shift, and so wear warm comfortable layers (and be prepared for wet weather).
You will receive a full briefing on the day of the showcase and teas/coffees will be provided.
If you are interested in volunteering at the Showcase please RSVP to email@example.com by 10am Monday 17th February. Please state if you are interested in volunteering at either Shift 1 or 2 (see times above).
Casting for Vixen
This Autumn/Winter Travelling Light is delighted to be touring Vixen, an original piece by Matt Grinter, about a young girl who is turning into a fox.
Saffi is 11. She lives on an estate with her dad and she is turning into a fox. After being scratched by a vixen in the raincoat man’s garden she begins to transform and dreams of running away to live with her fox family.
For ages 7+, this show will tour into schools, community centres and traditional theatre spaces throughout October and November 2020.
We are looking for 1 highly skilled female performer to fill this role, playing age range 16-25.
This performer needs to have a high level of physical storytelling, a good singing voice and devising skills.
Rehearsals and touring dates: 14 September - 15 November 2020
23, 25, 26 March - at Travelling Light, Barton Hill Settlement, Bristol.
For full details, dates of rehearsals and touring period, download the Vixen Casting Call Information Pack.
To apply email your CV and photos by Monday 16th March 2020 to Camilla Evans, Casting Director at firstname.lastname@example.org