Four actor/actress-musicians, based in Kent, for Spring tour, Anything Other Theatre Company


We are currently looking for four actor-musicians, based in Kent, for the Spring 2019 tour of ‘This Wounded Island’ in North Kent, Medway and London. We are looking for one female and one male actor, playing age 18-25 & one female and one male actor, playing age 50-60. All performers are paid in line with ITC standards, for a three week rehearsal and one week performance period. 

Please download the call out here for more information on how to apply. We look forward to hearing from you.

More about 'This Wounded Island'

One town, one couple, forty years. Brought together by their jobs in the Chatham Dockyard, Bob and Rose meet as excited teenagers in the 70s. From their first date, it’s clear that this is the start of something special. But unknown to them, the course of their relationship is intrinsically tied to the fortunes of the dockyard, and when it’s suddenly closed in the early 80s, their lives are irrevocably changed. Recovering from their losses isn’t going to be easy.

‘This Wounded Island’ is a love story, and a love letter to Chatham.

This Wounded Island, is a new play, written by Kent-born and based playwright Natalie Mitchell, created with and through communities in Medway and North Kent. Told through a non-linear timeline, it examines the personal impact of a post-industrial Britain, taking in the social, political and economic realities faced by millions across the country. Through one couple, it explores what happens when your identity is closely tied to a job and place, and the consequences of losing them.