Creative Torbay

Creative Torbay / Opportunities / Fri 14 Oct 2016

Actors Needed, Unexpected Places

Actors Needed, Unexpected Places

1163.33 pp plus per diems for performance week

Unexpected Places are looking for 3 actors aged 21+ to work with us in creating a new show, ‘Our Neck of the Woods’. Funded by Arts Council England, Southampton City Council and Culture Southampton, the show will explore themes of community and sense of belonging. We have worked with a cross section of the local community to collate verbatim content, memories and stories to help shape the production.

You need:


Drama/theatre training to degree level or above (or relevant experience)

Experience in devising theatre

Commit to attending all rehearsals and performances

A good sense of humour and to be excited about making the show


Strong links to Southampton

Experience in documentary or verbatim theatre

Auditions will take place on 23/10.

Rehearsal dates are as follows:

(all rehearsals and performances will take place in Southampton, 10.5 days )

26th October

30th October

31st October

3rd November

5th November

6th November

10th November

12th November

13th November

20th November

25th November (evening only)

5 Performances:

26th November

29th November

30th November

4th date tbc, likely 2nd or 3rd December

Contact Eloise Tong

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