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Full mask actors, Vamos Theatre


Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company, is casting for three upcoming projects:

Sharing Joy: touring June-July 2018
We seek four actors for Sharing Joy, our highly successful show for care homes.

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Walkabout: ongoing
Vamos Theatre performs full mask Walkabout regularly throughout the UK and worldwide.

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Finding Joy: touring UK and Europe Sept-Nov 2018
Depending on the availability of existing cast members, we are seeking performers for the autumn tour of Finding Joy¸ our award-winning show about dementia.

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For all projects we're looking for experienced physical theatre actors, male and female, to perform in one or more of these productions. Applicants should have strong physical performance skills, be creative, hard-working, reliable and comfortable with devised theatre: mask experience is preferable, but not essential.

For Sharing Joy in particular, we seek performers who're open, warm, playful, cheeky and loving, who see the importance of this work and relate well to older people. Performances use full mask/dancing/singing, and skills in at least one of these areas is important.

Please do not apply unless you have at least 3 years’ professional acting experience, including touring.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from everyone who fits the job description, regardless of race, sex, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.

Date/time: April 17th 2018, 11am-6pm.
Where: Worcester Arts Workshop, Sansome Street, Worcester, WR1 1UH (2 mins walk from Worcester Foregate St railway station)

We strongly recommend visiting our website for more information on these projects & rehearsal dates before applying.

To apply, please submit C.V. with short letter explaining your interest in Vamos Theatre to by 4th April 2018.

Due to the volume of applications, it will not be possible for us to respond to everyone. Successful applicants will be notified by April 11th 2018 at latest.

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