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Freelance Stage Manager, Cast


Freelance Stage Manager, Cast

  • Closes:           27 October 2021
  • Location:        Yorkshire
  • Type:              Freelance


Rehearsal/Tech: 22 November - 1 December 2021
Performance run: 2 Dec 2021 – 12 December 2021

£1500.00 (Plus travel if traveling over 30 miles)

Wednesday 27 October 2021 at 9am (morning)

Over zoom between 28 October 2021 – 4 November 2021

The Production
Cast is a professional arts organisation in the heart of Doncaster.  We are seeking a Stage Manager to work on Wish. Wish is a devised show for babies up to 18 months, their parents and carers. The show itself will last between 20 and 25 minutes and there will then be an opportunity for babies and their grown-ups to stay and play and dance for 10-15 minutes, making a 40 minute “experience”.  It’s being performed in Drama Space at Cast

Cast is looking for a Stage Manager ideally with some or all of the following experience and skills:

  • Experience in small scale theatre (children’s or community theatre experience would be a bonus!)
  • Experience of running multiple elements of a performance
  • South Yorkshire based preferred

We are looking for a diversity of people with different backgrounds and experiences.  Cast is a family friendly employer, if you would like to discuss this opportunity or need additional support to apply for or deliver the role please get in touch.

To Apply

To apply for this role please email with your CV and a short covering letter up to 300 words, or a video or audio recording up to 2 minutes in length, detailing why you would be interested in this role and any relevant experience. Please remember to complete our Equality and Diversity form which can be found here: Wish Equality and Diversity Form

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