Immersive performances will celebrate the essence of Mardi Gras by creating a space of freedom and expression.
We are casting a company of performers who can imbue the spirit of this event; they are fun, bold, spirited, unique, welcoming the unexpected, down to party.
Thursday 30th January, Homerton studio, 10:30am-12:30pm.
We are casting a dynamic company of 8 performers representing a range of ethnicities, genders and backgrounds. We are looking for highly skilled performers/dancers with immersive theatre experience, as well as specific skill sets such as voguing, acrobatics, mad skills, break dance. We work very collaboratively so expect a workshop style of casting. The day will begin with a physical workshop, then recalls will include improvisation exercises. No prep required. Dress comfortably and colourfully. Must have FULL AVAILABILITY. MUST BE 25+ IN AGE.
REHEARSALS 10am-6pm (subject to change)
Monday 17th Feb, Tuesday 18th Feb, Thursday 20th 2020
Monday 24th Feb, Tuesday 25th Feb, Thursday 27th Feb 2020
Monday 2nd March, Tuesday 3rd March
TECH/DRESS REHEARSAL (time tbc)
Wednesday 4th March 2020
LIVE SHOWS (evenings, exact times tbc)
4th March + 5th March 2020
MARDI GRAS ENSEMBLE
We will devise characters in rehearsals.
Overall, characters will be vital to enfranchise guests to play and immerse themselves in the story world.
You are fearless, present, playful.
You are joyful, engaging, open, friendly, aware.
You have excellent musicality and improvisation skills, and enjoy engaging with others, be they fellow performers, or audience members.
MUST BE AGED 25+
Height – Any
Appearance – Any
Pay category – Above Equity Minimum
Agreements – £1,700 inclusive of 8 rehearsal days, and 2 live days.
Our contracts are Equity approved.